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Forum: Engine / Drive Train 07-03-2014, 08:26 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 8,409
Posted By MrMan
I battled for all of 20 minutes trying to get...

I battled for all of 20 minutes trying to get mine out and then thought "I need to go to teamTalk".
I did WD40 and 2 can openers; had it out in a minute.
Thanks, guys!!
Forum: General / Other 03-26-2014, 03:37 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 290
Posted By MrMan
Windshield loose

My '90 TriStar windshield is gradually getting worse and not lined-up correctly. Anyone know how to tighten it or know why they do this?
Forum: Engine / Drive Train 06-15-2013, 07:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 742
Posted By MrMan
351 wouldn't start, no fire- easy fix

My '90 TriStar, 351, old school ignition, would only crank, would not fire.

I replaced coil- no change. Cleaned up rotor button, distributor and points- no change.

I replaced the points (set at...
Forum: Electrical 06-15-2013, 10:37 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,452
Posted By MrMan
Matt L, have you or anyone else installed this...

Matt L, have you or anyone else installed this electronic upgrade? Having same problems as Nwhittuk10 here on my '90 TriStar.
Forum: Engine / Drive Train 06-05-2011, 12:07 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 419
Posted By MrMan
Carbed 351 idle issue

After ignition "tune-up" (plugs, coil, cap and rotor, points and condensor), boat runs strong, great hole-shot, nice cruise accelleration, but doesn't idle or "no wake" well. Actually "loads-up"...
Forum: Engine / Drive Train 06-04-2011, 11:51 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,245
Posted By MrMan
yeah, my old distributor cap had a "1" printed on...

yeah, my old distributor cap had a "1" printed on it, off center on the the 1 wire; the new cap had nothing. I put wires on the wrong side of that "off center".

to be honest, the way I did it at...
Forum: Engine / Drive Train 06-03-2011, 01:15 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,245
Posted By MrMan
I had the wires "1-off" on the...

I had the wires "1-off" on the distributor.

fired right up.

crazy.

I REALLY appreciate ALL of the input and advice; you guys are GREAT!

me and the kids are headed out to the lake to give her a...
Forum: Engine / Drive Train 06-03-2011, 12:13 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,245
Posted By MrMan
I took the points back, re-installed new points...

I took the points back, re-installed new points and made sure there is no short. plugs are firing; I took them out 1 by 1 and made sure ALL had fire.

still won't start up.

SURELY, it has to be...
Forum: Engine / Drive Train 06-03-2011, 09:31 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,245
Posted By MrMan
Will, something doesn't look quite right with the...

Will, something doesn't look quite right with the points; not EXACTLY identical. I am taking them back to see what's up. Also, that flap was EXTREMELY close to the screw that holds them down.

Thanks!
Forum: Engine / Drive Train 06-03-2011, 09:27 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,245
Posted By MrMan
just pulled that "plate" from distributor and the...

just pulled that "plate" from distributor and the 2 springs are fine. Thanks for the input!
Forum: Engine / Drive Train 06-02-2011, 10:16 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,245
Posted By MrMan
I checked the lanyard today; when I pulled it and...

I checked the lanyard today; when I pulled it and cranked, all gauges went dead, so I think I'm good there.

Can't find my volt meter but did get a bit shocked earlier when I was rechecking points...
Forum: Engine / Drive Train 06-02-2011, 09:03 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,245
Posted By MrMan
I have tried starting fluid and still not...

I have tried starting fluid and still not hitting. I have a plug wire and plug laying against motor and it does not spark when cranking.

I haven't checked voltage at the coil yet.

What baffles me...
Forum: Engine / Drive Train 06-02-2011, 06:40 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,245
Posted By MrMan
was hoping to find this thread helpful but I seem...

was hoping to find this thread helpful but I seem to have other issues.

Was planning on firing up boat for the 1st time this season and got no fire; just cranked and cranked. Bought new coil, spark...
Forum: MasterCraft In Your Area 01-05-2010, 05:02 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 9,904
Posted By MrMan
yeah i had heard that the Taylors had sold it but...

yeah i had heard that the Taylors had sold it but didn't know how much truth there was in that.

the place looks deserted now; only about 8 boats on the lot.

so i guess Rambo Marine should benefit;...
Forum: MasterCraft In Your Area 01-05-2010, 04:29 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 9,904
Posted By MrMan
Performance Marine- Nashville

anyone know the skivvy on what's going on over there? all MasterCraft inventory is GONE and all but 1 MasterCraft sign has been taken down.

that's a damn shame; you'd think they'd be doing ok with...
Forum: General Discussion 06-10-2009, 09:46 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 6,812
Posted By MrMan
great information guys. my 90 model has...

great information guys.

my 90 model has transmission fluid, so what i get from here is that older models keep using tranny fluid?
Forum: Appearance 05-04-2009, 10:05 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 532
Posted By MrMan
TriStar 190 Bimini

I am about to install a Bimini on my TriStar and was wanting some input as to placement of the mounts.

Do I want it centered of the engine, centered over cockpit or what would be best?

Also, do I...
Forum: General Discussion 07-07-2005, 09:40 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,787
Posted By MrMan
We're Center Hill folks as well, good to hear...

We're Center Hill folks as well, good to hear from ya. That's only about the 5th time we've been to JPP this year; we usually trailer up to Edgar Evins about twice a week. we don't do much tying up...
Forum: General Discussion 07-07-2005, 08:36 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,787
Posted By MrMan
We put in at Seven Points on Percy Priest(public...

We put in at Seven Points on Percy Priest(public lake) @noon on the 4th, parking lot was ALMOST full, the wife dumped us in and we were pulling away from the courtesy dock within minutes. The lake...
Forum: General Discussion 04-15-2005, 12:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 649
Posted By MrMan
do you have a website, Jim?

do you have a website, Jim?
Forum: General Discussion 09-16-2004, 02:05 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,289
Posted By MrMan
There was an earlier post on this topic with...

There was an earlier post on this topic with quite a bit of response. It seems there was a man who said that you might have some problems structurally by removing seat/adding another.
Personally, I...
Forum: General Discussion 09-16-2004, 01:41 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,216
Posted By MrMan
good stuff. that's what i'm talking about. i need...

good stuff. that's what i'm talking about. i need to scratch that itch; four 6x9's just doesn't cut it anymore. i can't wait to hear my, i mean, my kids' new Wiggles CD with the bass pumping....
Forum: General Discussion 09-14-2004, 02:41 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,216
Posted By MrMan
so, still plenty of room for your feet down...

so, still plenty of room for your feet down there?
thanks for the photo.
Forum: General Discussion 09-08-2004, 12:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,216
Posted By MrMan
Subwoofer mounting

Who was it that posted the pic of the mounted subwoofer in the drivers' side kickpanel? I saw it yesterday but can't find it today.
Thanks
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