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12-14-2020, 07:05 AM
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Posted By tucker99

Here's a video..Any help?? ...

Here's a video..Any help??
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ArAVPRK-ctw
11-29-2020, 03:24 PM
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Views: 158
Posted By tucker99

2002 Yamaha 50Hp 50TLRB, rattle under the flywheel

My sons' 50HP Yam has a rattle under the flywheel at low RPM. Seems to fade as throttle increases. Is there something loose on the flywheel? Do magnets ever come loose? Definitely sounds like a...
11-27-2020, 05:35 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 16,691
Posted By tucker99

Dredging this old one to the top. Getting ready...

Dredging this old one to the top. Getting ready to down-size and I'm interested in the Lund 1600 Alaskan. Also researching the Starcraft 160 Freedom. Both boats are multi-species and the only...
11-27-2020, 05:12 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 579
Posted By tucker99

Yea, I get the fogging oil. But is specifically...

Yea, I get the fogging oil. But is specifically says 1-tsp of engine oil per hole. That's about 2-squirts each hole from the oil can. I guess holding the starter button in for a few seconds should...
11-27-2020, 05:05 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,354
Posted By tucker99

A lot is written about it on auto forums, camaro,...

A lot is written about it on auto forums, camaro, corvette, and mustang; that I've seen. Guys that are smarter than me about engines, claim it adds top end lubrication to rings, HP fuel pumps, and...
11-27-2020, 09:41 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,354
Posted By tucker99

I run 1-tsp/5-gal gas of TWC oil in all my...

I run 1-tsp/5-gal gas of TWC oil in all my 4-cycle engines, cars, truck, lawn tractor, etc. It helps combat the bad effects of ethanol. Been doing it for about 5-years. Will not harm anything...
11-27-2020, 09:03 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 579
Posted By tucker99

The Tohatsu manual says to add 1-tsp of engine...

The Tohatsu manual says to add 1-tsp of engine oil to each cyl and turn over the engine without the plugs. I thought that was a big no-no for 4-strokes but was going to do in anyway along with...
11-26-2020, 09:55 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 579
Posted By tucker99

Winterizing...running an EFI 4-stroke till stall...

I have my first EFI 4-stroke and I'm reading a lot of threads that say use a fuel stabilizer then run till warm then disconnect the fuel line and let it stall. I thought this would be bad for an EFI...
11-14-2020, 08:25 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 719
Posted By tucker99

Ok, 3' chop is too optimistic. The Grady eats...

Ok, 3' chop is too optimistic. The Grady eats that up, and that is what I'm replacing. How 'bout "1'-2' confused seas". Is there a 16' open boat capable of handling that without beating you up too...
11-13-2020, 07:00 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 719
Posted By tucker99

Is there a 16' tiller boat that can handle a 3'...

Is there a 16' tiller boat that can handle a 3' chop?
11-13-2020, 05:06 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 719
Posted By tucker99

16' Multi-Species, deep V, river/bay worthy, lots of power... suggestions?

I'm scaling down from Grady-White and looking for the best of both worlds. Problem is I need a flat deck no front step up. So that includes utility boats. 60-75Hp tiller, 80" or wider beam, handle a...
09-22-2020, 06:25 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 671
Posted By tucker99

What happened RM, did it run when you put it back...

What happened RM, did it run when you put it back together?
09-21-2020, 05:21 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 962
Posted By tucker99

Ok, if synthetic is not the blame than what is? ...

Ok, if synthetic is not the blame than what is?

I'm missing something with the 4-stroke marine technology. What is the difference in the cylinder bore of outboard compared to the cylinder bore...
09-21-2020, 02:31 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 962
Posted By tucker99

All I asked was why/how does synthetic oil cause...

All I asked was why/how does synthetic oil cause dilution. Don't care about brands or starting an oil thread.

1-I've heard that the rings do not seat properly. So that means we go back to the...
09-21-2020, 11:53 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 962
Posted By tucker99

Makes sense, but that only explains why it isn't...

Makes sense, but that only explains why it isn't necessary to use synthetic, not why synthetic is bad for a 4-stroke outboard motor.
09-21-2020, 11:44 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,948
Posted By tucker99

How old is the boat? Maybe you have crud in the...

How old is the boat? Maybe you have crud in the tank getting past the filters. Time to switch to 2-micron filters.
09-21-2020, 09:06 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 962
Posted By tucker99

Thanks, wondering how that can happen. What oil...

Thanks, wondering how that can happen. What oil are you using now?
09-21-2020, 08:56 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 962
Posted By tucker99

Synthetic oil cause oil dilution?

I just bought my first 4-stroke,new. Little 20hp Tohatsu all the bells and whistles so the wife can use in on the 14' utility boat. Like a good doobie, I got on a few forums to check it out and I...
09-21-2020, 08:48 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 700
Posted By tucker99

Does the engine run up to max RPM's 5000-5500? ...

Does the engine run up to max RPM's 5000-5500? If so your good. Bunch of stuff to do to maintain longevity. Do a search when you have an hour to kill.
09-04-2020, 07:30 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,303
Posted By tucker99

I don't believe Tohatsu makes a 25hp engine.

I don't believe Tohatsu makes a 25hp engine.
09-04-2020, 01:31 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 4,626
Posted By tucker99

How much does it weigh? And the jets aren't for...

How much does it weigh? And the jets aren't for low speed correct?
09-04-2020, 01:28 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,303
Posted By tucker99

Couple guys said to consider a 20HP. Noticing a...

Couple guys said to consider a 20HP. Noticing a big difference in weight between 20 & 25; cost too. Seems to be stock available also. Need an estart for the wife. Wonder what the difference in...
09-04-2020, 09:31 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,303
Posted By tucker99

Seems these F25's are in high demand. 2-dealers...

Seems these F25's are in high demand. 2-dealers say no stock until mid Nov. Best price so far: $3,710 for F25SWHC.
09-04-2020, 06:28 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,303
Posted By tucker99

If I buy a motor through the internet, I have to...

If I buy a motor through the internet, I have to take it to a dealer to have a PDI performed to activate the warranty?
09-04-2020, 06:20 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,303
Posted By tucker99

Well, well, well...This post got me scratching my...

Well, well, well...This post got me scratching my head, so I did another search of onlineoutboard and there seems to be 2-companies. In Tennessee and Singapore. Here's the link to the supplier in...
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