SailNet Community - View Single Post - Atomic 4 cutting out in forward.
View Single Post
post #1 of Old 05-30-2012 Thread Starter
pmt200
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2007
Posts: 10
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 0
 
Atomic 4 cutting out in forward.

Hi All,
I have a fresh water cooled A4, that up until now ran great. After sitting over the winter, The engine starts fine, idles well, runs fine under load in reverse, but cuts out after 30 seconds under load in forward. I have changed the gas, replaced the fuel filter/separator, checked the tank vent (tank is new), installed new carburetor, fuel pump, ignition coil etc. I finally got it running under load on Monday after attempts at bypassing the fuel filter and even hooking up the portable tank for my outboard. I let it run under load at the dock for 30 minutes and all seemed fine. Then yesterday when I tried to put it under load in forward, it cut out again after 30 seconds. I'm out of ideas and would sure appreciate any suggestions that anyone out there might have.

Peter Mc Tague

Cal 34
CALEDONIA
pmt200 is offline  
Quote Share with Facebook
 
 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome