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10-01-2020, 09:18 PM
Replies: 2
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Posted By LBI

Garmin 1242 touch waypoint hierarchy order change

I have named waypoints on my machine. I also have a bunch of numbered waypoints. The machine shows the multiple numbered waypoints first, such that I have to scroll through hundreds of numbers to get...
09-28-2020, 04:43 AM
Replies: 112
Views: 32,953
Posted By LBI

2019 btw.

2019 btw.
09-28-2020, 04:42 AM
Replies: 112
Views: 32,953
Posted By LBI

I have a 23 long beach Steiger (CC). Yammy 250, 4...

I have a 23 long beach Steiger (CC). Yammy 250, 4 blade prop. Get about 2.8 mpg at 3600 rpm, @25 mph. Top end 40 mph or so. Heavy boat & yammy fuel economy worst in its class. A tad better w 3 blade...
07-12-2020, 04:47 AM
Replies: 370
Views: 33,236
Posted By LBI

Lawsuit v yammy? Excellent. Better get an expert....

Lawsuit v yammy? Excellent. Better get an expert. Design defect in these motors. Premature wear for sure. I blew a rod bearing on my F150 - made plenty of oil. Motors not suitable for intended use -...
Forum: Dockside Chat
05-04-2020, 03:57 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 6,260
Posted By LBI

Yup, criminals. Out of control. No price controls...

Yup, criminals. Out of control. No price controls on them since most people do not have dental ins. My dentist (northern NJ) had me in the chair for a total of 1 hour to fill 2 cavities, about 4...
12-24-2019, 11:52 AM
Replies: 370
Views: 33,236
Posted By LBI

Could the use of ring free be a contributing...

Could the use of ring free be a contributing factor to making oil? That is, if ring free use prevents fuel igniting at its intended flash point, could the un-ignited fuel be leaking down into...
12-18-2019, 05:25 PM
Replies: 370
Views: 33,236
Posted By LBI

I have owned 3 yammy 4 strokes. Two F150s & my...

I have owned 3 yammy 4 strokes. Two F150s & my current 2018 F250. Both of my F150s made oil. I broke them in per manual. First F 150 needed harmonic balancer replaced at @400 hrs. My second F150,...
12-17-2019, 04:43 PM
Replies: 370
Views: 33,236
Posted By LBI

As I previously stated: my 2012 F150 made oil. At...

As I previously stated: my 2012 F150 made oil. At 500 hours spun a crankshaft bearing. Covered under warranty. New short block. Diluted oil WILL cause engine problems, plain & simple. Like putting...
12-12-2019, 05:18 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,857
Posted By LBI

Had 2012 F150. Made oil. Broken in per yammy rec....

Had 2012 F150. Made oil. Broken in per yammy rec. @ 500 hours spun crankshaft bearing. Yammy gave me new short block under warranty. Oil dilution caused premature bearing wear? New boat, 2018 F250....
12-12-2019, 03:41 PM
Replies: 370
Views: 33,236
Posted By LBI

Owned a 2012 F150. Made oil. At 500 hours blew a...

Owned a 2012 F150. Made oil. At 500 hours blew a crankshaft bearing. Motor was still under warranty. Yamaha covered & put in new short block. My mechanic said "oil dilution did not likely cause...
12-12-2019, 03:33 PM
Replies: 132
Views: 12,169
Posted By LBI

Put bags in front & 4 blade prop on my stern...

Put bags in front & 4 blade prop on my stern heavy 23' CC. Helped.
11-30-2019, 02:18 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 269
Posted By LBI

That is actually v funny. :) I am blind as a bat...

That is actually v funny. :) I am blind as a bat these days.
11-30-2019, 05:09 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 269
Posted By LBI

Garmin1242 xsv font size for waypoints.

When following a track at night, I have select waypoints entered periodically along my track. When they appear the font size is v small, cannot read at all while underway. Any way to increase font...
11-20-2019, 02:47 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,114
Posted By LBI

What about the opposite? Any way to make motor...

What about the opposite? Any way to make motor lift a tad more? My foot is still submerged when fully tilted.
11-18-2019, 07:44 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 490
Posted By LBI

Thanks guys. Not sure what software version I...

Thanks guys. Not sure what software version I have. Unit new in 2018. I fear updating as may mess up my settings? The new scroll speed options give higher scroll speed than ultra? Gonna play with her...
11-16-2019, 07:01 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 490
Posted By LBI

"ultrafast" scroll speed selection on Garmin 1242 xps touch

Will this scroll speed selection - "ultrafast" - help me better see fish while my boat is underway, or will "fast" scroll speed selection work better?

should read xsv touch model
10-14-2019, 01:27 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,176
Posted By LBI

Does your motor "make oil?"

Does your motor "make oil?"
10-06-2019, 05:45 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 349
Posted By LBI

Garmin gps screen clutter removal?

See photos. What are the numbers listed on my track & can I remove them?

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10-02-2019, 02:27 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,744
Posted By LBI

Zuke warranty notoriously crappy. That is why I...

Zuke warranty notoriously crappy. That is why I dismissed that manufacturer. Yammy & Honda warranties stellar.
10-01-2019, 05:01 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,982
Posted By LBI

Gotta break em in hard. Not follow owner manual,...

Gotta break em in hard. Not follow owner manual, plain & simple. Tough to seat rings w hard cylinder walls. Owner manual should mirror shop manual regarding break in. Both of my f150s were broken in...
09-23-2019, 04:48 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 15,180
Posted By LBI

Go to AV/gauges on MFD machine. U will see option...

Go to AV/gauges on MFD machine. U will see option tonreset maintenance.
09-16-2019, 01:10 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,349
Posted By LBI

One woukd hope Albury has insurance.

One woukd hope Albury has insurance.
09-06-2019, 04:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,470
Posted By LBI

Took a 23 CC for test ride couple years ago. ...

Took a 23 CC for test ride couple years ago. Zuke 300 on back. V stern heavy boat w water coming in through scuppers. Otherwise nice boat.
09-05-2019, 02:25 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 5,714
Posted By LBI

If Dorian had hit FL then U would see a repeat of...

If Dorian had hit FL then U would see a repeat of Matthew - big increased demand for replacement boats & motors. Abaco & GB decimation? Not big effect on boat demand or prices IMO.
08-30-2019, 05:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 695
Posted By LBI

Wait til Dorian slams FL. Just like last...

Wait til Dorian slams FL. Just like last hurricane, big run on repowers & new boats. Boat builders annuity tgere freakin disasters. We dan put a man on tge moon but cannot control hurricanes. Absurd.
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