I have the boat back and kicker is running well now. Had a bad CDI box, it had started to fail. Anyway's, I didn't want to take the boat out a...
Just got word back on the coolant pressure test and the motor is holding the pressure so I don't have a head gasket issue.
Not yet. I have the boat in at the shop to get the kicker all tuned up. They are going to do a pressure test to see if I have a head gasket...
Here's a pic of the starboard riser/exhaust manifold joint.
Pulled off the starboard side riser and the gasket didn't look good to me. It came apart but was hard to tell if it had actually been leaking. I...
Pulled the plugs and they all looked good to me. Here is one of the plugs, they all looked the same.
So you think that the riser maybe letting water into the exhaust outlet section and then it backs into the cylinders? That would be a gasket...
If I have a head gasket issue wouldn't my coolant level be going down? I have not touched the coolant and the level is still the same.
Last year is when I changed the thermostat. My temp is good. When I''m running it's between 165-170, steady.
No rust on the dipstick all is good. This moisture is a very recent occurence, right after my loose hose issue.
Motor has been running at a nice temp, 160-165. I have a 160F thermostat in it. All seems good on that end of things.
I changed the oil and added some motor flush and ran for 6-7 minutes, shut her off and then changed the oil and filter again. Then added new oil...
Lol, I'd be happy if it's only another Thow.
They were $1,152.52 from H&H Marine in Burnaby. They make them or have them made. 5 years and then you're pushing the envelope.
New this spring
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