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06-17-2019, 05:27 PM
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Posted By Dacman

They are not great in intracoastal waters either.

They are not great in intracoastal waters either.
06-17-2019, 05:09 PM
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Views: 3,918
Posted By Dacman

Keep that picture in your mind , it will happen...

Keep that picture in your mind , it will happen the first time you encounter a good following roller wave.
If you canít surf the wave with throttle and lift the bow, youíll stuff it. Not good.
06-17-2019, 04:59 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 233
Posted By Dacman

I don’t see a need for the drain tube with a...

I don’t see a need for the drain tube with a garboard fitting. You just need to insure water doesn’t touch the transom core.
I agree to pull the tube, let the hole dry out , test fit the garboard...
06-17-2019, 01:58 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,069
Posted By Dacman

Also try this , engine trim down for the most...

Also try this ,
engine trim down for the most part , doesn’t necessarily need to be fully tucked in unless you can’t power on top of bow wave.
Tabs retracted.
Power up and get on plane, ...
06-17-2019, 01:43 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,069
Posted By Dacman

HE WAS WRONG! This is a good video to watch ,...

HE WAS WRONG!
This is a good video to watch , spot on for proper use of both systems.

https://youtu.be/oLPWdyByy9g
06-15-2019, 06:47 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,069
Posted By Dacman

My second line said for practicing. Getting...

My second line said for practicing. Getting familiar with the tabs system. Edit spelling bad.
06-15-2019, 09:46 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,069
Posted By Dacman

You just use the tabs to optimize the ride, use...

You just use the tabs to optimize the ride, use engine trim just like you did before you had tabs.
For practicing , start with the tabs fully retracted motor tucked in slightly and power up. Trim...
06-15-2019, 09:12 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 354
Posted By Dacman

Once you have fresh oil disconnect the oil line...

Once you have fresh oil disconnect the oil line at VRO and pump the ball to push air out into a bottle, abou 8 oz to be sure it’s cleared to insure there is no air in the line and reattach line. ...
06-15-2019, 09:01 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 354
Posted By Dacman

I had that year Variable-ratio-oiling system. Had...

I had that year Variable-ratio-oiling system. Had no trouble out of it .
I would however drain the oil tank and clean it out , clean the strainer at the bottom of oil pickup tube and fresh oil as...
06-14-2019, 03:28 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 354
Posted By Dacman

He didn’t even mention a wife or girlfriend, stop...

He didn’t even mention a wife or girlfriend, stop it!

What year rig is it?

Drain all gas and replace with fresh , what kind of oiling system does it have or premix?

New spark plugs a must....
06-14-2019, 03:21 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 252
Posted By Dacman

What engine?

What engine?
06-13-2019, 01:46 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,943
Posted By Dacman

link? Never heard of such things.

link? Never heard of such things.
06-12-2019, 02:25 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,038
Posted By Dacman

How much room do you have behind the pump motor? ...

How much room do you have behind the pump motor?
Can it be moved back and lowered to accommodate a strainer before it and get it below the waterline so you don’t need a bleeder.
Looks like 2...
06-12-2019, 02:11 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 343
Posted By Dacman

I donít think it is an issue in the lower unit as...

I donít think it is an issue in the lower unit as it freed up a little with penetrating oil in the cylinders.
To me , there is only one way to find out what is going on before condemning...
06-12-2019, 01:59 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 343
Posted By Dacman

I was responding to the problem cause being fuel...

I was responding to the problem cause being fuel left in the engine. Post #5 .
06-12-2019, 01:54 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,943
Posted By Dacman

Much better , good job.

Much better , good job.
06-11-2019, 06:21 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,148
Posted By Dacman

As I have said before, y’all quit sticking things...

As I have said before, y’all quit sticking things in your pee holes. Take the plumbing apart , and check it out.
Get a service manual for your engine.
You thought the string in the pisser would...
06-11-2019, 06:07 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 343
Posted By Dacman

That is doubtfully the case on a 2 stroke. Have...

That is doubtfully the case on a 2 stroke. Have had one stored for years and no lock up. Lots of oil in the gas , unless not.
06-11-2019, 05:53 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 951
Posted By Dacman

Here’s how to post pictures link.. ...

Here’s how to post pictures link..

https://www.thehulltruth.com/boating-forum/993428-how-post-pictures-2-easy-steps.html
06-11-2019, 05:51 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 951
Posted By Dacman

Slow down , describe your situation in more depth...

Slow down , describe your situation in more depth and post some pictures.
No one knows what you’re asking.
06-11-2019, 03:15 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 343
Posted By Dacman

Why did it seize? That’s the question.

Why did it seize? That’s the question.
06-11-2019, 03:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 374
Posted By Dacman

Pictures.

Pictures.
06-11-2019, 03:12 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 951
Posted By Dacman

More info needed than that , don’t guess or...

More info needed than that , don’t guess or you’ll possibly burn something up.
battery switch or engine and trolling motor? Very vague.
06-11-2019, 03:08 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,038
Posted By Dacman

A cordless shop vac on the output fitting should...

A cordless shop vac on the output fitting should pull water thru, while running the pump.
I think you need a strainer before the pump also , it could be clogged with debris. Or does the pickup have...
06-11-2019, 02:48 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 453
Posted By Dacman

Are the props torqued to spec , or just snugged?

Are the props torqued to spec , or just snugged?
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