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    I feel like it's a BS moneygrab. If everything...

    I feel like it's a BS moneygrab. If everything was done properly during the 'winterization' then there's nothing to do. Gas and go. If they don't look over things when they winterize or you didn't do...
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    Sometimes (rarely) a solenoid will go bad passing...

    Sometimes (rarely) a solenoid will go bad passing voltage but not FULL voltage. Check battery voltage with a meter, then watch as you try to crank. Then do the same thing with the lead right on the...
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    Betting it's just like lots of other stuff and...

    Betting it's just like lots of other stuff and likely made in the same factory anyway. Just order whichever is readily available to you. Have you ohmed out the originals to see if any are actually...
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    Yes, on a ZXi the main ignition power goes into...

    Yes, on a ZXi the main ignition power goes into the trim box, then on to the ignition. First, check the fuses under the round cap. Next, open the e-box and see if everytuhing is a corroded mess or...
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    Yes, always a few 1/2 throttle stabs letting it...

    Yes, always a few 1/2 throttle stabs letting it return to idle in between them. Pulling the waterbox and emptying.......NO, only for extended storage.
  6. With the ski not running, usually...

    With the ski not running, usually 20-30psi........depending upon when the last time it ran was. Over the winter they bleed off very slowly until there is no pressure at all.

    The schrader valve is...
  7. The cap for the CB shaft has an 0'ring around it...

    The cap for the CB shaft has an 0'ring around it for sealing. That small chip is OUTSIDE the o'ring.........luckily, another non-issue.


    By the way, some of the best mechanics are...
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    Use the 6 holer and call it a day.

    Use the 6 holer and call it a day.
  9. I've noticed misfiring on most 4 strokes after 20...

    I've noticed misfiring on most 4 strokes after 20 hours (depending on time frame)OR....even just after a winter nap! Seems if the machine is ridden 40 hours in one season then it's not an issue. But...
  10. The head shell is a very thin cast piece. Welding...

    The head shell is a very thin cast piece. Welding might warp it if not done carefully, worth a shot.
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    Sounds like it was done correctly. Got any pics...

    Sounds like it was done correctly. Got any pics of the process?
  12. How much for a good MSX cylinder and piston?

    How much for a good MSX cylinder and piston?
  13. Any competant welder with a good TIG setup can...

    Any competant welder with a good TIG setup can fix that no problemo. Should be around $120 tops.Then grind/reshape with a dremel and a carbide burr.

    HINT.....a lot of guys have nice setups in...
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    It's an Ultra 250x going through a quart of oil...

    It's an Ultra 250x going through a quart of oil an hour...........cracked piston.
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    My first questions would be......Where did the...

    My first questions would be......Where did the oem water seperator/fuel filter go? And, What type of inline fuel filter is it?......paper is a no-no.
  16. Flywheel......file those flush and don't worry...

    Flywheel......file those flush and don't worry about it.
    PTO......I see (and have made) pipe wrench marks plenty. A non issue.
    RAVE gasket surface gouge. You can use a flat file or stone on the...
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    Carbon dust is organic based. Try some simple...

    Carbon dust is organic based. Try some simple green, it's great on most organics.
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    Ohm the stator 'charge' coil while cold, then...

    Ohm the stator 'charge' coil while cold, then again while hot. You can also backprobe the connector while running it to check AC voltage output. It sounds kind of like you might have a charge coil...
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    I can tell you from my limited wake jumping...

    I can tell you from my limited wake jumping experience......keep the belly flops to a minimum. You want to land a bit nose up. The pump will break the water and the machine will land softly. Let off...
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    I commonly see compression come up 10-15psi after...

    I commonly see compression come up 10-15psi after proper break-in.
  21. Something else is going on. Maybe dirty...

    Something else is going on. Maybe dirty injectors, faulty IAC or TPS, or something internally like bad valve seals (leakdown test). After it fowls a set post some up close shots so we can see what...
  22. What he said. The only fuel injected 2...

    What he said.

    The only fuel injected 2 stroke that can be premixed is the 1300 GPR bacause the fuel injectors are at the air intake and the whole engine will still get lubed.

    When the fuel...
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    Wait.........are you thinking a GTX could...

    Wait.........are you thinking a GTX could actually 'jump' a wave? .........Maybe if they're breaking 4ft plus (ocean)....on freshwater, no way.
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    I also use that technique to fill the carbs after...

    I also use that technique to fill the carbs after a cleaning or overhaul.
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    Don't rev it, pull the choke and use the choke to...

    Don't rev it, pull the choke and use the choke to keep the idle down until the carbs fill with fuel. They commonly do that right after a carb overhaul cause the carbs are dry. If the choke doesn't...
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