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05-15-2019, 02:43 PM
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Posted By trollme

Here is my plans being I have ok compression and...

Here is my plans being I have ok compression and she fired up. Drop and inspect lower unit with new impeller kit.

Replace anodes

New plugs already in

Replaced thermostats and popit value
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05-15-2019, 10:40 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,107
Posted By trollme

What are we wondering about? It's been at least 7...

What are we wondering about? It's been at least 7 years since I had any conversation with him about the boat, motor or any dates. All in casual conversation. I was simply trying to find some...
05-14-2019, 08:19 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,107
Posted By trollme

oh my Bless you and thank you. Now I can go to...

oh my
Bless you and thank you. Now I can go to work. Could swear I recall him talking about it being a 2000. But I'm happy and grateful for what it is.
Thanks!
05-14-2019, 08:15 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,107
Posted By trollme

unfortunately the oiling system has been removed....

unfortunately the oiling system has been removed. If all checks out. I will invest in a new oiling system. No I'm not afraid of oil injection. When property maintained your good. For now it will be...
05-14-2019, 06:32 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,107
Posted By trollme

No sticker by starter. This sticker on the rear...

No sticker by starter. This sticker on the rear of block. Didn't find any numbers on CDI. Compression 110 to 112 cold with quality gauge. Old numbers marked on block show 110 to 115 psi. Pushed clean...
05-13-2019, 11:01 AM
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Views: 1,107
Posted By trollme

I will do this and report back.

I will do this and report back.
05-13-2019, 07:33 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,107
Posted By trollme

Yamaha OX 66

I have a Yamaha 250 OX 66 Saltwater II fuel injected motor given to me by the widow of an old friend that passed away. Came off his Grady White he re powered. The motor has sit on a stand in his...
Forum: Vendor Talk
08-18-2017, 06:06 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 36,346
Posted By trollme

This the Bobby I know. Done things for me that a...

This the Bobby I know. Done things for me that a big box shop would never think of doing. Sometime without me even asking. Through the purchase and rigging of two motors in addition to the bare...
08-13-2017, 09:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 454
Posted By trollme

Their list of items was the same as Suzuki's...

Their list of items was the same as Suzuki's recommended 100 hour items on there website. Its were most of the crabbers buy and have their service done around here. I feel good with it.
08-13-2017, 08:42 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 454
Posted By trollme

Update. This price was at one of the big box...

Update.
This price was at one of the big box chain marine dealers. Priced at $199 at a well respected smaller family owned dealer.
08-10-2017, 05:41 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 454
Posted By trollme

Suzuki 140A service.

Just quoted $675 for 100 hour service on my 2016 Suzuki 140A. This is with no impeller change. Can this be right?
02-02-2017, 01:31 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 537
Posted By trollme

Update

Small leak in the BayStar hydraulic steering.
Thanks for all the input and to The Hull Truth. Endless valuable information.
01-30-2017, 02:23 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 537
Posted By trollme

I don't know the T\T trim is not leaking. Just...

I don't know the T\T trim is not leaking. Just saying I can't find any indication of a leak. No trim tabs on boat. Taking it to dealer in the morning. I will report back.
01-30-2017, 01:51 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 537
Posted By trollme

Oh it's fuel oil of some type. I'm talking 3 foot...

Oh it's fuel oil of some type. I'm talking 3 foot wide and 25 yards behind the boat. I stopped 3 times yesterday to check oil for any fuel or water contamination in hopes of saving the power head of...
01-30-2017, 01:42 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 537
Posted By trollme

Also closely checked fuel vent fitting as the...

Also closely checked fuel vent fitting as the slick peeled out behind the boat. Repeatedly gone over every possible source with the boat. Got to be the motor.
01-30-2017, 01:31 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 537
Posted By trollme

Nope. That's what has me puzzled. Everything is...

Nope. That's what has me puzzled. Everything is right. Just thought I would throw it out here before I took it to the dealer in the morning. Its been long enough that if a fuel water,fuel oil issue...
01-30-2017, 12:53 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 537
Posted By trollme

Fuel or oil leak

Last two trip out while on anchor I have steady oil or fuel streak coming of the transom of my boat. And it's alot. Even after 2 hours on anchor. There is absolutely no fuel or oil in the boat...
12-22-2016, 02:33 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 538
Posted By trollme

Thanks. I shall order this now. 😀

Thanks. I shall order this now. 😀
12-22-2016, 11:41 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 538
Posted By trollme

Hate to ask but what improvements will this give...

Hate to ask but what improvements will this give me?
12-22-2016, 09:31 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 538
Posted By trollme

Lowrance HDS Gen 2

The more I read the more confused I get. I have a Lowrance HDS Gen 2 on my catfish boat. Currently have the factory supplied transducer with the side and down scan transducer I purchased separately....
12-21-2016, 09:35 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,268
Posted By trollme

2016 Zuke 140. 58 hours in three months of use....

2016 Zuke 140. 58 hours in three months of use. Almost all trolling or low speed. I was very conservative and easy with the break in. No issue with making oil.
12-21-2016, 07:56 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 806
Posted By trollme

Update Issue was with the throttle control...

Update
Issue was with the throttle control box. Boat now runs 44 mph at 6200 RPM. Handling issue was due to the weight of the 4 stroke vs the old yammy 2 stroke. 400 lbs of motor and A cooler with...
12-13-2016, 02:59 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 806
Posted By trollme

Suzuki 14 x 20. Out on the water now so I can't...

Suzuki 14 x 20. Out on the water now so I can't Check for anything else. To many of those Florida T rex lizards hanging at the back of the boat just 20 minutes ago to be hanging over the motor.
12-13-2016, 02:36 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 806
Posted By trollme

I think the trim is about the same. The hole shot...

I think the trim is about the same. The hole shot is like a rocket compared to the old yammy 130. As for gallons per hour I don't know. Tell me what performance info you need and I'll run the boat...
12-13-2016, 01:11 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 806
Posted By trollme

It's a 1900 DC boat. With no top. Both batteries...

It's a 1900 DC boat. With no top. Both batteries moved forward to the consoles. Not saying I'm unhappy with the boat. Been on boats all my life and it just feels likes its in a bind. If that makes...
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