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Posted By captbone

I theorize you meant 175hp? Most likely...

I theorize you meant 175hp?

Most likely the hook up for water pressure sensor.
07-10-2020, 08:10 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 237
Posted By captbone

Talking I also happen to own a 31 Ocean Master with twin...

I also happen to own a 31 Ocean Master with twin 225s as well. The 31 OM is capable of carrying great loads.

Enertias tend to gain 100-200 rpm in the same pitch and if that is not an option then...
07-09-2020, 06:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 281
Posted By captbone

I prefer it from a standardized viewpoint. ...

I prefer it from a standardized viewpoint.

I always felt the benefits of CR have been exaggerated. Before 1986, I am unaware of twin outboards having CR. OMC and Mercury had 300hp outboards at...
07-09-2020, 12:55 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 5,007
Posted By captbone

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=L9VklbfPRB4

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=L9VklbfPRB4
07-07-2020, 04:41 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 364
Posted By captbone

I theorize the price will choke a horse for a...

I theorize the price will choke a horse for a direct replacement.
07-07-2020, 04:40 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 87
Posted By captbone

Check spark at WOT. Not easy so I would buy one...

Check spark at WOT. Not easy so I would buy one new coil and try it in each spot and run it.
07-07-2020, 01:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 513
Posted By captbone

Your shift cable is out of adjustment. You can...

Your shift cable is out of adjustment. You can correct that by moving the barrel on the cable to ensure neutral is neutral on the engine.
Forum: Dockside Chat
07-07-2020, 05:02 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 667
Posted By captbone

Open each outlet box and inspect. I had one full...

Open each outlet box and inspect. I had one full of water.
07-06-2020, 08:46 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 848
Posted By captbone

I learn something new each day. Thank you for...

I learn something new each day. Thank you for sharing.
07-06-2020, 04:58 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 249
Posted By captbone

I would clean the carbs as the next step. Be...

I would clean the carbs as the next step. Be careful if they have the plastic bowls on the carb as they tend to crack around the drain screw.
07-06-2020, 03:09 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 249
Posted By captbone

What model and year Seadrive? Crossflow or...

What model and year Seadrive?

Crossflow or Looper? V4, V6 or V8?
07-06-2020, 01:55 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 517
Posted By captbone

Prop is fine for a 20ft Mako. Check to...

Prop is fine for a 20ft Mako.

Check to ensure all coils are firing. Also maybe time to clean direct air injectors.
07-06-2020, 08:17 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 249
Posted By captbone

Primer assembly. When you push the key in you...

Primer assembly. When you push the key in you should hear it click. It allows extra fuel to get the intake when you push the key in.

you can test it by disconnecting the output hose on the primer....
07-06-2020, 07:25 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 237
Posted By captbone

If that is your typical load, I would drop down a...

If that is your typical load, I would drop down a size in props.

Try 17Pitch Enertias or 15Pitch Mirage Plus propellers if you can get your hands on a set.
07-05-2020, 12:18 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 71
Posted By captbone

You have an issue with your trim system if the...

You have an issue with your trim system if the drives fall down over time.
07-05-2020, 08:54 AM
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Views: 122
Posted By captbone

I mostly find old grease above the bendix on the...

I mostly find old grease above the bendix on the starter caked up that prevents it from rising up.
07-04-2020, 07:36 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 278
Posted By captbone

Is this a major concern? Does spot stealing due...

Is this a major concern? Does spot stealing due to photos really happen? Serious question.
07-04-2020, 05:11 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 873
Posted By captbone

That looks like the water drain hole to prevent...

That looks like the water drain hole to prevent freeze damage. It is normally smaller and less pronounced. Should not be an issue
07-03-2020, 12:40 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,084
Posted By captbone

https://jerseyshore.craigslist.org/boa/d/lanoka-ha...

https://jerseyshore.craigslist.org/boa/d/lanoka-harbor-project-boat-1977-mako-25/7138961582.html
07-03-2020, 06:23 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 185
Posted By captbone

Failed powerpack can do the same thing.

Failed powerpack can do the same thing.
Forum: Dockside Chat
07-03-2020, 06:07 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,841
Posted By captbone

HF has its place. Cheaper to buyer it vs renting...

HF has its place. Cheaper to buyer it vs renting it for a one time use.
Forum: Dockside Chat
07-03-2020, 05:58 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,623
Posted By captbone

https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.thehulltruth.com-...

https://cimg3.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.thehulltruth.com-vbulletin/498x287/image_4bb8a8d15ec4d0ef0ea96f05fd81f2594dc30431.gif
07-03-2020, 05:23 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 185
Posted By captbone

Did it slowly die or die like someone turned the...

Did it slowly die or die like someone turned the key switch off?
07-03-2020, 05:19 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 5,962
Posted By captbone

You will hate life if you get a “cheap” big boat....

You will hate life if you get a “cheap” big boat.


Keeping all the systems going is tough enough but when the generator doesn’t run 2 hours into a long weekend or the toilet is clogged it will...
07-02-2020, 07:58 AM
Replies: 139
Views: 49,679
Posted By captbone

Did Conch build any besides that one?

Did Conch build any besides that one?
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