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    http://greenhulk.net/forums/attachment.php?attachm...

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    The end of summer 2020 approaches ...

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    Forums tend to report the failures while the...

    Forums tend to report the failures while the machines that are working just fine may not not get posted about as much.

    We have two 2017 GP1800, each approaching 300 running hours. So far only one...
  3. Intake grate and ride plate are separate items...

    Intake grate and ride plate are separate items and can be swapped independently.

    No special tools. Bolts are reusable.

    Sealant for the ride plate bolts is discussed in this thread....
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    The bolt holes for the ride plate are blind,...

    The bolt holes for the ride plate are blind, there is no leak path to the interior of the hull.

    Loctite is a brand, Loctite 572 is a sealant.



    My take is that the 572 sealant is in there to...
  5. Sometimes the underside of the terminal board can...

    Sometimes the underside of the terminal board can hide corrosion under the rivets.
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    Replace the ignition coil and both wires.

    Anything else rusty or corroded inside the electrical box?
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    Look at the factory installation and use that as...

    Look at the factory installation and use that as a guide.

    On my GP1800 I removed the ride plate bolts, then ran a metric thread tap into the bolt holes to clear out the old sealant (thread locking...
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    Why would we presume the stator is ‘still bad’ after you just fixed it?

    Do check the wire pattern at the 12-pin stator connector. China manufactured Ficht stators often have a couple of wires...
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    Why would we presume the stator is ‘still bad’ after you just fixed it?
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    http://greenhulk.net/forums/showthread.php?t=28983...

    http://greenhulk.net/forums/showthread.php?t=289836&p=3101020&viewfull=1#post3101020
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    2020 has been a strange year for used PWC prices....

    2020 has been a strange year for used PWC prices. And boats. Basically anything that let people get outside their house and away from others.

    We just sold our stock 2003 SXR-800 for $5500 CAD a...
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    Not following your thoughts on the sit-down vs....

    Not following your thoughts on the sit-down vs. stand-up types. :-k

    There are only two stand-up models sold new today (from a major manufacturer), one from Yamaha and a rather big one from...
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    The EMM uses a semiconductor to control the fuel...

    The EMM uses a semiconductor to control the fuel pump motor, not a relay contact. If that EMM driver circuit overloads/overheats it can restrict electrical power to the fuel pump.
  14. Thread: Winterization

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    http://greenhulk.net/forums/showthread.php?t=28949...

    http://greenhulk.net/forums/showthread.php?t=289491&p=3099321&highlight=Winterization#post3099321
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    Well, the original thread premise was about the...

    Well, the original thread premise was about the possibility of Polaris re-entering the PWC market sometime in the near future.

    My view is that the bar is now set fairly high for a ‘new’...
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    50 PSI sounds very high. That is what one...

    50 PSI sounds very high.

    That is what one might get from an incorrect aftermarket fuel,pump. Incorrect meaning it probably alps draws too much current, thereby overloading the EMM driver circuit....
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    Three failures with the actual supercharger - I...

    Three failures with the actual supercharger - I presume this is across a fairly large number of Yamaha PWC you have worked on.


    Using aftermarket replacement internal supercharger parts, what...
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    Is Yamaha the last company making new 2-stroke...

    Is Yamaha the last company making new 2-stroke outboard motors?

    Evinrude has stopped production.
    https://boatingindustry.com/news/2020/05/28/brp-exits-outboard-motor-business/
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    Well, your engines ran for a long time and others...

    Well, your engines ran for a long time and others have had engines that ran for less time. That is how it goes.

    None of my 2-stroke engines that failed had a problem with oil delivery. Oil tank...
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    How is worry going to help anything? I am not...

    How is worry going to help anything?

    I am not seeing frequent reports of problems with the actual Yamaha SVHO supercharger or the shaft. A few breakages here and there but not many. Far more...
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    I do not worry about my Yamaha SVHO supercharger...

    I do not worry about my Yamaha SVHO supercharger ‘exploding’. Not at all. If anything, that is/was mostly a Seadoo thing.

    I have never owned a 750 Polaris. All of mine were 1200’s, and all but one...
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    Does that mean it physically is too wide/tall to...

    Does that mean it physically is too wide/tall to fit inside the hull?

    One thing that PWC engines need is a very low crank centerline, relative to the very bottom outside surface of the engine....
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    The clutch is not the engine. Replace the clutch,...

    The clutch is not the engine. Replace the clutch, ride on. Takes a couple of hours to do the swap. I have already replaced one. Not a big deal.

    200+ running hours between clutch replacements, I am...
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    Well, original Polaris factory zero hour engines...

    Well, original Polaris factory zero hour engines are not available anymore.

    Doing the rebuild myself costs time. My time. Missed time on the water.

    Engine failures do not happen at convenient...
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    Apparently Yamaha did revise the supercharger...

    Apparently Yamaha did revise the supercharger clutch for 2021.

    Word is that the new clutch can also be retrofitted to the prior generation SVHO engines.
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