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Forum: Gear & Maintenance   05-02-2008
Replies: 13
Views: 1,329
Posted By mauidan15
Engine still not running / need advice

So I'm calling a mechanic and going to have to wait a couple of weeks till he can come see me. Wondering if anyone has any ideas to get me going in the right direction until he gets here.

A...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   04-25-2008
Replies: 18
Views: 5,449
Posted By mauidan15
No telling how old the pump is but it does work...

No telling how old the pump is but it does work for a short amount of time and then just shorts out. Also anyone have any experience with bilge pumps w/out float switches?
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   04-25-2008
Replies: 18
Views: 5,449
Posted By mauidan15
bilge pump blowing fuses

So as the title says the bilge pump keeps blowing fuses, the wiring is getting wet so should I just try to rewire it, or install a new one?
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   04-24-2008
Replies: 18
Views: 1,627
Posted By mauidan15
I've got a 15 hp 3GM Yanmar. I think it's as...

I've got a 15 hp 3GM Yanmar. I think it's as easy as just pushing down a lever to bleed air out of the fuel line but I could be wrong. As far as the injectors go I'm defenitly going to need the pro
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   04-24-2008
Replies: 18
Views: 1,627
Posted By mauidan15
Thanks guys I'm ready to take your advise and...

Thanks guys I'm ready to take your advise and hire someone to do the work and hopefully learn from them.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   04-23-2008
Replies: 18
Views: 1,627
Posted By mauidan15
engine still not running

So my engine still isn't running. The other week my engine shut down on me. It started to spit white smoke, sputtered and few times and that was it. The fuel filter was full of water. Changed the...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   04-21-2008
Replies: 2
Views: 729
Posted By mauidan15
No access port, had to completely disconnect it...

No access port, had to completely disconnect it and pull it out (bout a 22 gal tank). Took it to a self serve car wash. Used the high pressure hose yesterday and then again this morning just for...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   04-21-2008
Replies: 2
Views: 729
Posted By mauidan15
clean out fuel lines

So I just cleaned out my fuel tank, since I was getting a lot of water and black debris in one week old fuel filter. (enough to shut down the engine) I was wondering if I need to remove all the...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   04-20-2008
Replies: 1
Views: 764
Posted By mauidan15
Reuse diesel fuel

Just wanted to ask what's probably a foolish question. I had some bad diesel fuel on my boat. My fuel filter was full of water and black gunk a week after changing it out. So I decided to take the...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   01-23-2008
Replies: 11
Views: 1,410
Posted By mauidan15
Shore Power Question

So I've been working hard on restoring my 1969 Windaward. Currently I have gutted out the cabin and would like to run power tools to help speed up the work. I was wonder if I could just use a shore...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   04-16-2003
Replies: 8
Views: 6,085
Posted By mauidan15
Building Rudder/Sealing Marine Plywood

Thanks Pi, that was about what I had in mind just not as thick. As far as the figerglass goes would you use a fairly thin sheet?
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   04-15-2003
Replies: 8
Views: 6,085
Posted By mauidan15
Building Rudder/Sealing Marine Plywood

My boat is a 24.6" Friendship Terripen, I''ve been unsuccessful in finding any info on it. Your right about the design idea, I probably need to taper both ends.
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   04-15-2003
Replies: 8
Views: 6,085
Posted By mauidan15
Building Rudder/Sealing Marine Plywood

Hi,I need some help as I have to build a rudder for my boat because my old one fell off some how towing it home. I wanted to just buy one but none of the salvage yards around here have one.

I was...
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