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04-01-2016, 08:43 AM
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PSA Fuel gauge sending unit float

Ethanol eat the varnish off your cork sending unit float and now you're reading empty all the time? Don't spend $$ on a new sending unit just replace the float. I replaced mine with this years ago,...
08-28-2014, 09:02 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,597
Posted By nowgrn4

This. As you obviously know there is a...

This.
As you obviously know there is a dedicated hot+ incorporated into the 7 wire female plug in the back for charging house batteries on a RV.

Simple solution.
08-28-2014, 08:38 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,913
Posted By nowgrn4

If you knowingly tow over the vehicle max and you...

If you knowingly tow over the vehicle max and you cause an accident and injure/kill someone. Could you live with yourself?

Or the attorneys fees and jury reward for obvious negligence if your not...
08-28-2014, 08:27 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 12,991
Posted By nowgrn4

Guy across the street pulls a '14 217 Cobia CC...

Guy across the street pulls a '14 217 Cobia CC all over with his leased '14 Pathfinder.

Even though it's rated to pull 5,000lbs, I think he's nuts (the 80% rule). Vehicle weighs 4,150lbs and the...
08-20-2014, 10:42 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 9,338
Posted By nowgrn4

There are more differences than just simple...

There are more differences than just simple jetting.

According to the BRP parts pages the cylinder heads, reed blocks, reeds, reed stops and carburetors are different from the 35HP-40HP than the...
08-20-2014, 08:07 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 9,338
Posted By nowgrn4

There has got to be a difference in cylinder...

There has got to be a difference in cylinder porting. Lowered and larger exhaust ports and larger transfer ports or something. Bigger reeds and reed block? Perhaps Lower deck height and higher...
08-17-2014, 05:40 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 11,171
Posted By nowgrn4

I hate doing anything half assed. I always run...

I hate doing anything half assed. I always run NAPA Gold (WIX) filters and not only put a film of oil on the outside of the black rubber gasket to the filter mounting surface. I remove the black...
08-10-2014, 01:33 PM
Replies: 307
Views: 24,826
Posted By nowgrn4

One off the three rigs I have to license yearly...

One off the three rigs I have to license yearly is 17' Grumman canoe with a side mounted kicker that we use to explore the numerous rivers and spring runs here. I wave come on to approaching boats...
08-06-2014, 07:20 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 761
Posted By nowgrn4

How do the plugs look?

How do the plugs look?
08-05-2014, 11:48 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 721
Posted By nowgrn4

I swear, Atlanta must be the friendliest town in...

I swear, Atlanta must be the friendliest town in the south. Every time we pull our RV through there in the HOV lane everybody that goes around us always waves.


They just don't use all their...
08-05-2014, 07:34 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,560
Posted By nowgrn4

I keep mine as low as it will go to keep the rams...

I keep mine as low as it will go to keep the rams bathed in oil while on the trailer. Over the years in a salty environment the stainless rams can develop specks of rust if left extended. Even the...
08-04-2014, 11:05 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,670
Posted By nowgrn4

I wish the weekend ramp hogs here could take a...

I wish the weekend ramp hogs here could take a trip across the state and witness how it is supposed to be done at the public ramp at Port Canaveral. Everyone backs in with a operator in the boat....
08-03-2014, 05:48 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,101
Posted By nowgrn4

I install the tall PVC "Guide On's" and mount my...

I install the tall PVC "Guide On's" and mount my lights at the top where they will never be submerged. I buy a inexpensive orange 3/14 extension cord and run one piece down each trailer rail...
08-03-2014, 05:44 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 6,297
Posted By nowgrn4

If I was in your pickle I would have the system...

If I was in your pickle I would have the system diagnosed by a professional. If the repair estimate cost for a new tank or VRO Pump seem too excessive do what I did. Spend around $100 for a new 48...
08-01-2014, 07:19 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,439
Posted By nowgrn4

No notary necessary, buying or selling with a...

No notary necessary, buying or selling with a clear title. Just fill out the title and print out this form http://www.hsmv.state.fl.us/dmv/forms/BTR/82050.pdf

Print two, one for your records and...
07-31-2014, 06:25 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 17,525
Posted By nowgrn4

Was the battery at at least 12.7 volts? Did you...

Was the battery at at least 12.7 volts? Did you warm up the engine on muffs first? Using the carburetor linkage did you manually open the butterfly's to WOT position when testing?

If not this...
07-31-2014, 05:50 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 490
Posted By nowgrn4

If you are looking for ultra high efficiency this...

If you are looking for ultra high efficiency this might be an option. https://www.engel-usa.com/products/ice-box-conversion-kit-227

Just convert your existing box. Around the same $$$.
07-31-2014, 05:23 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,799
Posted By nowgrn4

Sending unit for tilt/trim gauge?

Sending unit for tilt/trim gauge?
07-30-2014, 09:05 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,224
Posted By nowgrn4

Silly State Farm cancelled my policy when I put...

Silly State Farm cancelled my policy when I put the first 115HP on my rated for 85HP '83 Pro-Line. I faxed the page from the NADA Guide that showed the dry hull weight is 1,440 lbs. to Progressive....
07-30-2014, 05:17 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,727
Posted By nowgrn4

I ripped a 4" hollow white PVC fence post in half...

I ripped a 4" hollow white PVC fence post in half I had layin' around and covered my jon boat trailer bunks with it. Inexpensive, Slippery and will probably last forever.
07-28-2014, 02:26 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 6,050
Posted By nowgrn4

Too - Thirsty - Five ? Sucker revved up fast...

Too - Thirsty - Five ?

Sucker revved up fast with the lightened/skeletonized flywheel and no weight of a charging system.
07-28-2014, 10:41 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,745
Posted By nowgrn4

Good luck! Word for the...

Good luck!

Word for the wise................load up and head out between 1:00 and 4:00AM if you want to make time getting back home after season closes. The traffic crawl heading north is...
07-25-2014, 06:45 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,481
Posted By nowgrn4

Are you sure that is the correct Prop? It sure...

Are you sure that is the correct Prop? It sure looks like the props body/hub diameter is dramatically smaller than the gearcase diameter. Shouldn't the diameters match more closely? Any chance you're...
07-24-2014, 05:48 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,601
Posted By nowgrn4

From what I understand the microprocessor for the...

From what I understand the microprocessor for the System Check functions is inside the tach. Shot in the dark; Pull the 8 wire plug on the back of the tach and check for corrosion if it's easily...
07-23-2014, 06:10 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 709
Posted By nowgrn4

Nothing about cooling system service? After...

Nothing about cooling system service? After sitting that long I'm sure the impeller vanes have taken a set and it is in need of replacement. Did you check the thermostat function?
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