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    Here's a truck I coated with McKee's, if anyone...

    Here's a truck I coated with McKee's, if anyone is interested. Like I said, more depth than any other coating I've used. It makes this look like candy coat paint:
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  2. Sticky: Not just the dealer, but the manufacturer makes a...

    Not just the dealer, but the manufacturer makes a tremendous difference in how warranty claims are handled.

    I bought a 2004 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution brand new, and at 5,000 miles, experienced a...
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    Yes, you should be able to (theoretically) get it...

    Yes, you should be able to (theoretically) get it to start with the TPS unplugged. Not sure if the presence of the fuel controller will mess with that or anything, though.
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    My hunch is some sort of problem with the TPS,...

    My hunch is some sort of problem with the TPS, possibly intermittent.
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    The TRUTH about Ceramic Coatings

    On forums, FB groups, meets, etc., I am always hearing a wealth of misinformation about ceramic coatings, so I figured why not start a post that folks can read about what to expect (and not expect)...
  6. I wouldn't run the DF 14/20 on your current...

    I wouldn't run the DF 14/20 on your current set-up. If you convert over to the HO pump from the 05+ years, you may be able to turn it reasonably well. Even then, it could require a repitch.

    Pretty...
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    Honestly? Because for the price, I could purchase...

    Honestly? Because for the price, I could purchase Opti, CQuartz, Wolfgang Uber, Gyeon, etc. etc., which are renowned within the automotive detailing world. That, and the spec sheets on these...
  8. Since you're planning on selling it, why not...

    Since you're planning on selling it, why not leave the decision up to the new owner whether they want to revert it to oil injection or leave it as pre-mix?

    At the very least it's less time for you...
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    Unless your craft is cosmetically "perfect", I...

    Unless your craft is cosmetically "perfect", I wouldn't recommend using a ceramic coating at this point, because you'll seal in imperfections permanently. However, Yamaha paint is really easy to...
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    So I just had a lengthy conversation with Nick at...

    So I just had a lengthy conversation with Nick at Velocity Visions, and got some information from them.

    Number one - they are unique in that they are in fact a manufacturer. That's a rarity in the...
  11. Greenhulk Networking Thread (Tell us what you do!)

    So, as much as all of us would probably love to get paid to ride and/or work on our skis, only a few of us are fortuitous enough to have found a way to make a living off our PWC passion.

    I figured...
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    So the plan is to get it water-worthy this year?...

    So the plan is to get it water-worthy this year? Or, something at least resembling water-worthy?

    Just keep envisioning that self satisfaction when you hear it fire up the first time (and pray it...
  13. I don't think I've ever read a 14-page thread in...

    I don't think I've ever read a 14-page thread in entirety before....

    Best part? I'm a Yamaha guy - there's nothing I could gain from this post!! Well, I take that back. I did gain a lot of...
  14. Thread: Newbie

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    If I were you, I wouldn't mod that machine. With...

    If I were you, I wouldn't mod that machine. With the price you paid for it, use it for experience on the water this year, refine your riding ability (it improves drastically your first couple years...
  15. Sticky: Well, I bit the bullet and found an '05 in...

    Well, I bit the bullet and found an '05 in excellent condition with milled heads, VF3 reeds, solas impeller, protec rideplate, etc. etc...the entire slew of regular performance enhancements.

    Got...
  16. Sticky: Not trying to be condescending, just pointing out...

    Not trying to be condescending, just pointing out to anyone who reads this sticky that an experience with a 4-stroke machine is not unequivocally superior.

    For what it's worth, my supercharger is...
  17. Sticky: Updating this sticky with some more of my...

    Updating this sticky with some more of my experiences with 4-stroke forced induction glory.

    I am now at 47.7 hours on my GP1800, and it's at the dealer for its second round of warranty work. At...
  18. Sticky: Figure I'll chime in here since my experience...

    Figure I'll chime in here since my experience with the GP1300r was quoted earlier in the thread...

    I've owned my GP1800 since late November and it's only been on the lake twice with my pleasant...
  19. Thread: GP1200r Parts

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    I'll preface this by saying that I've sold my...

    I'll preface this by saying that I've sold my GP1300r and purchased a GP1800, but even though that's the case, I have nothing but extraordinary memories of my GP1300r....quite a different experience...
  20. Thread: GP1800 Price

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    Powersports 360 (J&J Sales) in Huron, Ohio. They...

    Powersports 360 (J&J Sales) in Huron, Ohio. They have another dealership pretty close to Toledo, so hopefully not too far from you.
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    Yeah, I was in the garage later that...

    Yeah, I was in the garage later that evening winterizing it as the flakes started to fly. Unfortunately, I don't have a lot of other pictures other than the ones when I initially picked it up. I wish...
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    So I didn't think this would happen, but I...

    So I didn't think this would happen, but I actually got to ride the new beast!

    It was 69 degrees here last Friday, and I decided I would brave the weather....the water was a bit like frozen...
  23. You should look again at pricing for the coating....

    You should look again at pricing for the coating. The prices have dropped substantially over the past few years. If your GT-R is genuinely defect-free (which I have to admit, I'm dubious - I always...
  24. As a bonafide detailer, I can assure everyone out...

    As a bonafide detailer, I can assure everyone out there that applying a coating to your ski is one of the best investments you can make. It does much more than impart a hydophobic layer.

    Coatings...
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    Just got a call from my dealer and they got the...

    Just got a call from my dealer and they got the information mine is being shipped. They're expecting it in 7 to 10 days.

    Went with blue as well, by the way.
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