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Forum: Storage / Winterization 10-30-2012, 04:34 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 932
Posted By MatthewStokes
Boat Cover Advice

Unfortunately I find myself having to replace the Sharkskin boat cover on my 92 Pro Star 205. It's less that 3 years old and every seam (side to side), except one, has come completely unstitched....
Forum: Engine / Drive Train 07-05-2011, 10:23 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,495
Posted By MatthewStokes
East TX Skier, Hi, unfortunately I was not able...

East TX Skier,
Hi, unfortunately I was not able to get it out on the lake this weekend and test the .045" gap. While putting the last plug in on the passenger side I looked down at the transmission...
Forum: Engine / Drive Train 06-30-2011, 05:25 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,495
Posted By MatthewStokes
Thank you very much. All but 2 are in at this...

Thank you very much. All but 2 are in at this time. Finish tonight and then lake tomorrow.
Forum: Engine / Drive Train 06-30-2011, 04:53 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,495
Posted By MatthewStokes
Here's what I know about the engine in case...

Here's what I know about the engine in case someone else knows the answer for the spark
plug gap while I searching it out:

PCM 351 LH ( replaced in 1999)
Distributor cap is a Prestolite screw down...
Forum: Engine / Drive Train 06-30-2011, 04:31 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,495
Posted By MatthewStokes
Ah that sheds some light on things. The...

Ah that sheds some light on things. The replacement engine is a 1999 PCM 351W . I'll have to track down PCM documentation I guess. Thank you
Forum: Engine / Drive Train 06-30-2011, 03:38 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,495
Posted By MatthewStokes
Thank you. It didn't look like enough clearance...

Thank you. It didn't look like enough clearance but I grabbed a 5/8 wrench and was able to get to them. On mine it's the front 3 on each side that are tight to get to, the back one I can use an...
Forum: Engine / Drive Train 06-30-2011, 02:59 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,495
Posted By MatthewStokes
92 Prostar 205 Spark Plug Replacement Question

Hi, looking for a couple of answers to what I think will be some simple questions.

Background:
I purchased a used 92 Prostar 205 about 1.5 years ago. It's only got 200 hours on it, of which only...
Forum: Engine / Drive Train 03-24-2011, 05:43 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,754
Posted By MatthewStokes
Frank, Excellent. That's about what I was...

Frank,
Excellent. That's about what I was thinking based on watching it squirt out the grease I put in as I turned the steering wheel lock to lock. I'll leave it as is.

Thank you.
Forum: Engine / Drive Train 03-24-2011, 04:11 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,754
Posted By MatthewStokes
East Tx Skier, thank you for the quick reply....

East Tx Skier, thank you for the quick reply.

Previously I did some research and found you can get Zerk fittings with and without the check ball. On my boat, the fitting circled in the picture...
Forum: Engine / Drive Train 03-24-2011, 03:23 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,754
Posted By MatthewStokes
Question regarding grease fitting

Was doing some maintenance on my '92 ProStar 205 and found that the grease fitting shown in the circle below does not have the little check ball in it. Thinking that it must have come out somehow, I...
Forum: General / Other 10-26-2010, 10:45 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,562
Posted By MatthewStokes
Thank you everyone for the replies. I figured...

Thank you everyone for the replies. I figured that was the correct way of doing it but didn't want to run the risk of breaking anything in case I was wrong. Ended up using the handle from my floor...
Forum: General / Other 10-17-2010, 03:39 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,562
Posted By MatthewStokes
Loose bow lift eye

On my 92 prostar 205 the bow lift eye is loose and rattles. I cannot figure out how to tighten it down. How do you tighten this down?
Forum: Engine / Drive Train 09-11-2010, 05:30 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,538
Posted By MatthewStokes
GuitsBoy, hi. I've got the same setup and boat...

GuitsBoy, hi. I've got the same setup and boat minus Perfect Pass, 92 PS 205, 4160, 1:1 transmission and 13 x13 prop. I'm closer to 44 MPH at 4600 rpm. I read someplace and I'm sure there are...
Forum: General / Other 09-03-2010, 05:45 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 923
Posted By MatthewStokes
Thank you very much. With the name I can locate...

Thank you very much. With the name I can locate it hopefully locally. We have a Boater's World Marine Center here in Raleigh and hopefully they will have it in stock. It's on their web site so will...
Forum: General / Other 09-03-2010, 05:43 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 923
Posted By MatthewStokes
Unhappy Thanks, that's what the previous owner had done...

Thanks, that's what the previous owner had done and it doesn't look very good. So, I want to fix it before selling the boat possibly.
Forum: General / Other 09-02-2010, 11:44 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 923
Posted By MatthewStokes
Need a part

Working on my PS 205, replacing the pitot assemblies, and found that the previous owner had lost one of the stainless steel brackets, in the picture below, that covers the tube where it exits the...
Forum: General / Other 07-13-2010, 05:42 PM
Replies: 1,252
Views: 186,852
Posted By MatthewStokes
Talking Replied incorrectly.

This was posted in the wrong spot. If it was Monday I would blame it on that but since it's Tuesday I'll blame it on not skiing on Monday :)
Forum: General / Other 07-13-2010, 05:39 PM
Replies: 1,252
Views: 186,852
Posted By MatthewStokes
Unfortunately I made the mistake of thinking the...

Unfortunately I made the mistake of thinking the squealing in my Pro Star 205 was from a worn belt I hadn't gotten around to replacing. After replacing the electronic ignition module that went out a...
Forum: Engine / Drive Train 05-04-2010, 01:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 580
Posted By MatthewStokes
Here's a link to the solenoid for my boat if it...

Here's a link to the solenoid for my boat if it helps (not sure which engine you have): http://www.napaautoparts.com/Search/Results.aspx?Ntt=18-5801&Ntk=Keyword&Nty=1&N=0 . The stock solenoid is a...
Forum: Engine / Drive Train 05-04-2010, 01:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 580
Posted By MatthewStokes
I can personally attest to a bad starter...

I can personally attest to a bad starter solenoid/relay issue that I just fixed on my 92 PS 205. I replaced the battery due to the previous owner using a car battery and it just wouldn't start very...
Forum: Appearance 05-04-2010, 01:31 PM
Replies: 572
Views: 62,554
Posted By MatthewStokes
Could I get a copy for my 92 PS 205 please. That...

Could I get a copy for my 92 PS 205 please. That would be great. Thank you. Matthew_Stokes1@hotmail.com
Forum: Appearance 03-31-2010, 05:31 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,370
Posted By MatthewStokes
I did a full rebuild.

I did a full rebuild.
Forum: Appearance 03-24-2010, 04:26 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,370
Posted By MatthewStokes
Forgot to ask. Wheel cylinders come in a Right...

Forgot to ask. Wheel cylinders come in a Right hand of Left Hand model. The one that is leaking is the passenger side. If I just replace that one, is that the Right hand or Left hand one? All of...
Forum: Appearance 03-24-2010, 04:21 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,370
Posted By MatthewStokes
Finally getting back to the boat after having to...

Finally getting back to the boat after having to complete some other projects around the house. The new actuator has been installed and necessitated some additional work. The main brakeline was...
Forum: Appearance 02-18-2010, 02:02 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,370
Posted By MatthewStokes
More Pictures

Here's some more "before" pictures. It's been too cold to do anything on it so far this month. As soon as it warms up though I'll be hitting the hull and cleaning the upholstery as it's got some...
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