View Full Version : tournament team ballast

01-08-2012, 09:23 PM
My 08 tournament team has burnt out the ballast pump for the small tank that sits up the front. does anyone know a part number or size of the pump. as it will save from pulling the rear of the boat apart to find it?

Jeff d
01-08-2012, 09:37 PM
I'm not familiar with that particular boat but for the past 7+ years pretty much all of the OEM pumps have been Jabsco Ballast Puppies which are available from a bunch of places. Wakemakers.com sells them.

Jeff d
01-08-2012, 09:38 PM
Oh and depending on the behavior you're seeing you could have a failed impeller. That's like $30 rather than the $300 or whatever a new pump is.

01-08-2012, 09:44 PM
I think its just dyed. I'm getting power to the pump. But its just not working at all.

01-08-2012, 10:55 PM
If your ballast motor isn't working, you can take it apart to see if you can clean it up to get it working again. Here's a post showing how to take it apart and clean it:


If the brushes are bad, you can also find replacement brushes on the internet. You just have to measure them and find the correct size.