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  1. I'm surprised that your dealer took parts off of...

    I'm surprised that your dealer took parts off of another 'Ski they had in stock. Mine would never do that.
  2. Thread: '01 XTL

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    Not really. With the Yamaha design, the engine...

    Not really. With the Yamaha design, the engine gets oil even if the carb gets plugged up and runs lean. The inline valves are supposed to prevent oil from filling the engine during storage, but...
  3. Sounds odd. You might consider Rhaas mounts:...

    Sounds odd.

    You might consider Rhaas mounts: https://www.rhaasproducts.com/ProductDetails.asp?ProductCode=yam4strmount
  4. Thread: 2012 stx15f

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    Looks like it froze. The owner's manual...

    Looks like it froze. The owner's manual recommends removing the lowest hose and draining it prior to winter storage.

    Here's one I found recently:...
  5. Thread: 2012 stx15f

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    Thanks for letting us know!

    Thanks for letting us know!
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    I was under the impression that there were nuts...

    I was under the impression that there were nuts on the back side of the firewall. However, don't see any in the parts diagram. I guess there must be inserts that are imbedded in the fiberglass or...
  7. Thread: Cover question

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    No more factory covers for me! Oh, they look...

    No more factory covers for me! Oh, they look nice and fit nice for a year or two, then they shrink, the material rots, and they're junk.

    I prefer the 600 denier covers found on Ebay. A lot...
  8. 25:1, 32:1, it's all good. For break-in, the...

    25:1, 32:1, it's all good. For break-in, the more oil, the better. Of course, you run the risk of fouling plugs if you don't keep the RPMs up.
  9. The color looks OK to me, but they don't look...

    The color looks OK to me, but they don't look oily enough for a fresh rebuild.

    Are you running oil injection? Pre-mix? Both?

    For break-in, you should be running a total fuel/oil ratio of...
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    Welcome aboard, Tin_Can! While you have it...

    Welcome aboard, Tin_Can!

    While you have it apart, I'd put a new starter motor in it. Those things are a pain to replace!
  11. I sent my set of prototype fittings to someone to...

    I sent my set of prototype fittings to someone to test, but life got in the way and he was never able to test them. He sold his 'Ski and finally found the fittings and returned them to me.

    I'm...
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    Try driving the screws into the holes with a...

    Try driving the screws into the holes with a hammer and punch.

    Penetrating oil and judicious use of a torch may help, too.
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    No doubt it was make in the U.S. Are there any...

    No doubt it was make in the U.S. Are there any stickers on the engine or air box?
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    Where are you importing it from? US 'Skis are...

    Where are you importing it from? US 'Skis are made in Lincoln, Nebraska. Your dealer can probably get you proof of compliance.
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    Look what Yamaha's doing! They're introducing a...

    Look what Yamaha's doing! They're introducing a 4-stroke stand-up! http://greenhulk.net/forums/showthread.php?t=284083&p=3056191#post3056191

    Wait, didn't Kawasaki already do that?
  16. Why not this:...

    Why not this: https://www.overtons.com/star-brite-premium-2-cycle-engine-oil-tc-w3---gallon-314962.html ?

    Of course, somebody else packages this for Starbright, I don't know who.

    It will...
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    Here's a link for a replacement sock: ...

    Here's a link for a replacement sock: https://www.highflowfuel.com/i-23908445-quantum-fuel-pump-strainer-only-qty-3-for-kawasaki-jet-ski-ultra-310-jt1500-2014-2020-replaces-49040-0748.html
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    Keep in mind that, if you have to troubleshoot...

    Keep in mind that, if you have to troubleshoot the injectors, they do NOT operate at 12 volts. Operating them for a period of time at 12 volts can burn them out. Check your service manual.
  19. Thread: STX-15f

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    http://greenhulk.net/forums/showthread.php?t=27670...

    http://greenhulk.net/forums/showthread.php?t=276709
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    Happy New Year!

    It's that time again! The SyFy channel is airing the Twilight Zone Marathon!
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    The plot thickens...

    The plot thickens...
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    You're in the Kawasaki forum. You might ask one...

    You're in the Kawasaki forum. You might ask one of the moderators to move this to the Yamaha forum.
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    Looks like the ring gap is aligned with the...

    Looks like the ring gap is aligned with the exhaust port.
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    Welcome aboard, 05lx210! Did an oil line come...

    Welcome aboard, 05lx210!

    Did an oil line come off? That is very common to Yamahas, and will happen to all of them eventually if the hoses aren't upgraded.

    It's important to determine what...
  25. I saw a trailer on the road the other day that...

    I saw a trailer on the road the other day that had a prominent sign that read, "Equipped With GPS Monitoring".

    I wonder how much good a simple sign would do. You could even rig up an electrical...
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