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Today, 04:39 AM
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I would look for a used repower rather than...

I would look for a used repower rather than rebuild.
07-17-2019, 04:10 PM
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The new owner picked her up today and has already...

The new owner picked her up today and has already read some of this thread. I wouldn’t be surprised if he starts to participate in near future. I am thoroughly convinced that there is no better...
07-17-2019, 07:03 AM
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Posted By LeakinLena

Appropriate size through hull fitting.

Appropriate size through hull fitting.
07-16-2019, 05:15 PM
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The Admiral and I struck out fishing in Cape Cod...

The Admiral and I struck out fishing in Cape Cod Bay but had a beautiful day on the water and a nice waterfront meal. However after considering the time, $ and effort to keep LLIII up and lack of use...
Forum: Northeast
07-15-2019, 07:47 AM
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Posted By LeakinLena

Depends on how fast you can go and where you...

Depends on how fast you can go and where you start in Boston. It's about 22 miles from Boston inner harbor to Scituate inner harbor.;.TK O'Malleys and The Wharf are both good restaurants on the...
07-15-2019, 05:35 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 207
Posted By LeakinLena

Float needs to close the needle valve when bowl...

Float needs to close the needle valve when bowl is full...either needle valve is not seating fully or float is not rising enough to close it.
07-15-2019, 04:29 AM
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Posted By LeakinLena

You might find a used one on ebay...but sounds...

You might find a used one on ebay...but sounds like you're better off replacing entire cable.
07-12-2019, 11:27 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 326
Posted By LeakinLena

Only if it’s free and you already have the...

Only if it’s free and you already have the workshop, skills and tools to fix it.
07-12-2019, 11:20 AM
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Posted By LeakinLena

Laminated plywood is stronger and stiffer and...

Laminated plywood is stronger and stiffer and heavier than teak normally used. Just make sure you get the supports sorted.
07-12-2019, 05:50 AM
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Views: 194
Posted By LeakinLena

https://www.thehulltruth.com/boating-forum/788152-...

https://www.thehulltruth.com/boating-forum/788152-fuel-vent-carbon-cannister.html
07-11-2019, 09:09 AM
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Views: 1,523
Posted By LeakinLena

I would not eliminate rollers since boat will...

I would not eliminate rollers since boat will most likely hit the frame while loading. You can cut rollers axles or pry off end caps by hand but it’s much easier and faster to beg borrow or buy...
07-10-2019, 03:44 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 230
Posted By LeakinLena

Put a timing light on each cylinder and check for...

Put a timing light on each cylinder and check for regular spark with no “misses.” If/when you find the miss(es) start at spring coil connector under the spark plug boot and work your way back to the...
07-10-2019, 02:38 PM
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Views: 1,523
Posted By LeakinLena

You can block trailer wheels, jack boat up on...

You can block trailer wheels, jack boat up on screw stands (boatyard should rent or loan if regular customer) and replace all rollers with polyurethane. You’ll need a sawzall, new roller axles with...
07-10-2019, 09:58 AM
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Views: 589
Posted By LeakinLena

The fuel pump has an internal diaphragm that can...

The fuel pump has an internal diaphragm that can leak and won't be noticeable from the exterior of the fuel pump (https://www.boats.net/catalog/yamaha/outboard-by-year/1992/c115tlrq/fuel-system-1)...
07-08-2019, 04:17 AM
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Views: 271
Posted By LeakinLena

X2

X2
07-07-2019, 12:51 PM
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Views: 271
Posted By LeakinLena

In case all else...

In case all else fails...https://www.shiftshaft.com/how-to-guide
07-07-2019, 12:46 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 504
Posted By LeakinLena

Doubt inductive clamp is available...get a...

Doubt inductive clamp is available...get a complete timing...
07-07-2019, 03:44 AM
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Posted By LeakinLena

The shift assembly in the pictures above is fine...

The shift assembly in the pictures above is fine IMHO. In fact it’s in better condition than the same assembly on my ‘89 150hp which shifts well. The tip is tapered and socket recessed so the...
07-06-2019, 11:21 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 271
Posted By LeakinLena

I’ve had problem mating the shift shaft to LU...

I’ve had problem mating the shift shaft to LU during reassembly and had to loosen bolts to realign with long handled screwdriver.
07-06-2019, 09:01 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,691
Posted By LeakinLena

Does bottom of engine cowl clear when...

Does bottom of engine cowl clear when turned/trimmed/tilted. Brackets would be a better solution IMHO.
07-05-2019, 05:26 PM
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Views: 449
Posted By LeakinLena

Sounds like cylinder corroded plug is getting...

Sounds like cylinder corroded plug is getting water in it.
07-05-2019, 04:24 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 504
Posted By LeakinLena

Flush attachment with short run up to 2K rpm...

Flush attachment with short run up to 2K rpm should reveal any problems. It can be hard to distinguish one or even two cylinders dropping out intermittently by ear on a Yamaha V6. Timing light is...
07-05-2019, 04:16 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 866
Posted By LeakinLena

NIcely done.

NIcely done.
07-04-2019, 03:56 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 504
Posted By LeakinLena

Plug disconnect test at idle does not necessarily...

Plug disconnect test at idle does not necessarily mean plugs are all firing as they should. Acquire an inexpensive inductive timing light and observe spark on every cylinder for regular synchronous...
07-04-2019, 03:30 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 369
Posted By LeakinLena

Did the same thing with flaky choke solenoid...

Did the same thing with flaky choke solenoid (dark blue) wire on ye olde Yamaha 150 and it works fine. Finding the correct heat shrink bullet connectors for engine and helm connections was the only...
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