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Forum: Engine / Drive Train Today, 12:02 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 358
Posted By JimN
They should ask for the block numbers- these are...

They should ask for the block numbers- these are found inside of the bell housing or cast into the rear of the block, usually near the top.

How long is the warranty- all I found was a statement...
Forum: Engine / Drive Train Today, 08:44 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 358
Posted By JimN
I would disconnect the coupler and pull the whole...

I would disconnect the coupler and pull the whole thing as a unit. If you have access to a chain hoist and an engine stand (you could buy those used and sell them when you're done), it's not a...
Forum: General Discussion Today, 08:06 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 919
Posted By JimN
How many people who use wireless IP cameras and...

How many people who use wireless IP cameras and cloud storage use a decent UPS for their network? The answer is, not enough. The network goes down because of a power cut- no reporting to the cloud....
Forum: General Discussion Today, 08:00 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 919
Posted By JimN
"Only 1080p"? 1080 wasn't available for analog...

"Only 1080p"? 1080 wasn't available for analog cameras at a low price until only a couple of years ago and even then, that's not the only important factor when viewing the recording- if the frame...
Forum: General Discussion Yesterday, 11:07 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 919
Posted By JimN
No, they had some issues with the image freezing,...

No, they had some issues with the image freezing, losing connection with the hub and some others. A friend was having problems, so I googled ‘Arlo problems’- the first link was for the freezing video.
Forum: General Discussion Yesterday, 02:26 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 919
Posted By JimN
And they have had some issues with the app, so...

And they have had some issues with the app, so make sure to update the firmware.
Forum: General Discussion Yesterday, 02:17 PM
Replies: 1,126
Views: 248,518
Posted By JimN
Why would he? If someone asked him if he has done...

Why would he? If someone asked him if he has done anything wrong, I doubt he would admit it.
Forum: General Discussion 06-18-2018, 08:45 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 910
Posted By JimN
I wouldn't want to try to replace that if 5200...

I wouldn't want to try to replace that if 5200 had been used.
Forum: Electrical 06-17-2018, 09:41 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 261
Posted By JimN
Parts Express has all of the parts you need- heat...

Parts Express has all of the parts you need- heat shrink terminals, wire, split loom tubing, distribution blocks, breakers, fuses- no batteries or battery cases, though.

Make sure you don't use...
Forum: Off Topic Discussion 06-16-2018, 02:53 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,739
Posted By JimN
Not if they had used the good stuff. I buy big...

Not if they had used the good stuff.

I buy big rolls of tarp tape- the kind used for shrink-wrapping boats. More durable and it lasts a long time.
Forum: Electrical 06-16-2018, 06:26 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 142
Posted By JimN
LED or incandescent? If LED, they draw very...

LED or incandescent? If LED, they draw very little current, so it might be a bad switch. If they're incandescent, how many are on that circuit? The current may exceed the switch's capacity. Remove...
Forum: Off Topic Discussion 06-15-2018, 08:41 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,739
Posted By JimN
It's not missing, it's 'strategically placed'.

It's not missing, it's 'strategically placed'.
Forum: General Discussion 06-15-2018, 08:30 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 389
Posted By JimN
Is the lens glass, or plastic? Probably plastic,...

Is the lens glass, or plastic? Probably plastic, but I just installed some LED courtesy lights in a friends' boat and he wanted yellow, but they're not easy to find, or inexpensive. I used a a yellow...
Forum: Engine / Drive Train 06-15-2018, 07:49 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 267
Posted By JimN
Unless you need to do some work on the...

Unless you need to do some work on the transmission, I would leave it. Might not hurt to see if you can clean it up, though. Spray some PB Blaster on the screws and use a wire brush and pick tool to...
Forum: Engine / Drive Train 06-14-2018, 11:02 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 525
Posted By JimN
For those who use gravity to drain their oil, get...

For those who use gravity to drain their oil, get something like...
Forum: Engine / Drive Train 06-13-2018, 11:44 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,560
Posted By JimN
The oil cooler is supposed to be cleared...

The oil cooler is supposed to be cleared frequently and that was recommended in the manual. I don't know if they gave up, but it's not done as often as it should.
Forum: Engine / Drive Train 06-12-2018, 05:18 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 525
Posted By JimN
I wouldn't- it's less a matter of the prop not...

I wouldn't- it's less a matter of the prop not having a load as heating the cutlass bearing and packing. How are you planning to remove the oil, gravity? That and draining the engine oil by gravity...
Forum: Audio/Stereo 06-11-2018, 11:27 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 130
Posted By JimN
If it's out of warranty, I would open the amp and...

If it's out of warranty, I would open the amp and look at the connections for the switch- it's possible that it has a bad solder joint or maybe, the switch just needs to be cleaned.
Forum: Audio/Stereo 06-11-2018, 03:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 130
Posted By JimN
What does the switch do? What head unit do you...

What does the switch do? What head unit do you have? If you have a Fusion head unit and the switch is for the crossover, is the amp's switch necessary?
Forum: Engine / Drive Train 06-11-2018, 03:47 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 463
Posted By JimN
Did the dealer say anything about running...

Did the dealer say anything about running diagnostics? If not, ask why. Without doing that, it's a royal PITA to know what the sensors are doing, seeing, etc. Open the throttle and see if it starts....
Forum: Engine / Drive Train 06-11-2018, 07:32 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,560
Posted By JimN
At high flow, the FAL will slide on the hull as...

At high flow, the FAL will slide on the hull as someone moves in the boat when the engine isn't running. Once it's running, it's unable to keep up even with high flow.

I worked on boats for my job-...
Forum: Engine / Drive Train 06-10-2018, 10:00 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 205
Posted By JimN
Local guy THINKS it's mis-firing? It's not hard...

Local guy THINKS it's mis-firing? It's not hard to find out if it is, or isn't. He should have done that before replacing ANYTHING.

The prop may have only had a minor ding, but the shock from...
Forum: Engine / Drive Train 06-09-2018, 10:37 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,560
Posted By JimN
With high pressure and flow rate, how the hell do...

With high pressure and flow rate, how the hell do you keep the Fake A Lake in place? That's one of the main reasons I don't like it.
Forum: General Discussion 06-08-2018, 08:53 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,043
Posted By JimN
If the boat isn't running and a wave comes toward...

If the boat isn't running and a wave comes toward the boat, the flappers stop the water from being forced in. Also, a ski boat sits low in the water, so the difference between the water level and the...
Forum: Electrical 06-07-2018, 02:59 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 199
Posted By JimN
If you do the math for the amplifier draw and...

If you do the math for the amplifier draw and assume 100% efficiency, 1000+600+800=2400W and for the sake of discussion, P(ower) =I(Current)xE(Voltage), so if we solve for I, 2400W/14.4VDC=166.67A...
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