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  1. Considering buying a 2007 Honda Aquatrax 1200 Turbo PWC comparing to other 4 stroke?

    Luckily for Honda aqua tracks owners they fired up the production line and made a new batch of exhaust manifolds as that is likely in my opinion the number one failure point on those skis no matter...
  2. I just bought a 2002 1200 STX-R. What should I do first?

    You absolutely want to soak it down with injector oil

    WD-40 is not great for the seals as Steve said
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    Do not use an impact gun on those ginormous bolts...

    Do not use an impact gun on those ginormous bolts get a half inch breaker bar and spray it all down with PB blast

    Record the Lankes of the bolts as you remove them they are not identical and do...
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    It wouldn’t hurt but check the condition of the line between the carbs
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    Any relation to the goat head? 452854

    Any relation to the goat head?

    452854
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    I’d be quick to drop a couple of bucks for a cheap inspection camera if your nervous about dropping an expensive phone down the hull

    You can get then on the cheap from amazon

    It’ll be enough...
  7. Sticky: Introducing the 2020 line up of Yamaha Waverunners and Jet Boats.

    Thru unnamed contacts who spoke only under conditions of “i keep my big mouth shut” I’ve found the secret location where the new paint schemes for the 2020 line are field tested!

    Btw

    Anybody...
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    well stick your phone in there and shoot some...

    well stick your phone in there and shoot some video while you work the choke cable...I'd like to find the guy that designed that entire engine and drop his keys into a nice ripe septic tank.

    very...
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    It is, but we’re mostly jerks as you’ve noticed, especially those of us in the business-but we’re very experienced at mechanics and sarcasm too-get some thicker skin bud

    That being said....
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  10. Get a gauge on it to confirm I concur that the...

    Get a gauge on it to confirm I concur that the regulator is hung open based on the pinch test
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    A 10% difference is acceptable but not ideal ...

    A 10% difference is acceptable but not ideal

    If you find sludge in the tank you will find some in the carbs for sure

    When you pull the filter wipe down one end and blow into it. If it feels...
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    typically you remove the glove box assembly to...

    typically you remove the glove box assembly to gain access to the fuel pickup.

    get rid of the paper fuel filter. I'd suspect that being the real issue at the moment, and the easiest thing to test...
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    Sticky: you can find a couple of how to's on pulling the...

    you can find a couple of how to's on pulling the blower in the forum

    you'll need either a good quality 1/4 inch box wrench or the special seadoo tool to pull one of the bolts on the blower

    if...
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    not bad at all. did the shop pressure test the...

    not bad at all. did the shop pressure test the pump after the rebuild?

    and I expect you replaced the o rings for the tail-cone?
  15. Thread: 1995 SPX help

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    That sounds like leaking needle and seat then ...

    That sounds like leaking needle and seat then

    Shut fuel valve when you stop engine

    Turn it back on a moment before you restart

    If it behaves that’s your answer

    Could also be worn out...
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    Sticky: the service interval is every TWO years or 100...

    the service interval is every TWO years or 100 hours

    I'd be wary as no tech was used to reset the supercharger service timer, which puts the alert up every 100 hours

    find a competent shop that...
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    Buds is the only software that can update ski...

    Buds is the only software that can update ski firmware for revisions. But you say everything works fine with your old IBR with the exception of the vts display?

    that's telling me that somebody...
  18. its pretty obvious to me. its the spark plug...

    its pretty obvious to me.

    its the spark plug bearings

    in all seriousness your mechanic, who I'm sure you paid good money to to fix this problem should be dealing with it.

    it's plain to see...
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    wow, that's a bit of a mess. typically on a...

    wow, that's a bit of a mess.

    typically on a low hour pump that failure comes from running on the hose too long, which damages the seals

    great that you detected the odd noise. It could have been...
  20. good, I can save the finger wagging and dire...

    good, I can save the finger wagging and dire warning then!

    just treat that engine like it was under the hood of a an old toyota pickup. you'll do just fine

    check to make sure the dual ground...
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    cough, buy the salvage, cough cough, that's...

    cough, buy the salvage, cough cough, that's legal, cough

    oh wait...

    sunk in salt water?

    no salvage, cough, cough
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    Next time the answers might not come quite as...

    Next time the answers might not come quite as quick......
  23. Thread: 1995 SPX help

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    You’ll want to check the fuel valve too

    I typically have had to replace them

    Look for green residue on the brass connectors
  24. Might have to clean the new injectors due to crap...

    Might have to clean the new injectors due to crap in the fuel filter
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    Insurance will likely pay 80% of book value ...

    Insurance will likely pay 80% of book value

    Call your broker now to see what they think the offer will be

    Insurance changes everything
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