Go Back   TeamTalk > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 25 of 500
Search took 0.05 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: CruisinGA
Forum: General / Other Yesterday, 09:22 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 137
Posted By CruisinGA
Sounds like a bad engine temp sensor. Causes...

Sounds like a bad engine temp sensor. Causes computer to deliver too much fuel bc it “thinks” engine is cold when it’s not.
Forum: General Discussion 11-09-2017, 09:48 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,255
Posted By CruisinGA
Looks good, how did it sound?

Looks good, how did it sound?
Forum: General Discussion 11-07-2017, 09:55 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 988
Posted By CruisinGA
I wouldn't worry much. Takes a long time (days)...

I wouldn't worry much. Takes a long time (days) at 26degF to get all that mass cold enough to freeze the water solid.
If you have power on your dock, put a drop light with a 100watt bulb under the...
Forum: General Discussion 11-06-2017, 04:54 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 5,703
Posted By CruisinGA
Last day was Saturday. Air 69 water 65. Crazy...

Last day was Saturday. Air 69 water 65. Crazy warm water for November in the mountains.

One last barefoot & foil ride and then winterize.
Forum: General Discussion 11-06-2017, 04:46 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,855
Posted By CruisinGA
I wouldn't unless you are going to have it re...

I wouldn't unless you are going to have it re galvanized.
Forum: For Sale: Boats 11-06-2017, 02:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 917
Posted By CruisinGA
Yes, original MasterCraft tandem axle trailer is...

Yes, original MasterCraft tandem axle trailer is included. I will add pictures of interior and the flaws I mentioned later today.
Forum: Off Topic Discussion 11-06-2017, 01:13 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,210
Posted By CruisinGA
Seems like "Buy American" is more like "Buy UAW"...

Seems like "Buy American" is more like "Buy UAW" these days. :rolleyes:
Forum: Engine / Drive Train 11-06-2017, 08:30 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 168
Posted By CruisinGA
They are cast iron heads. Better to use...

They are cast iron heads.

Better to use propylene glycol as it is non toxic since presumably the antifreeze will end up in the body of water where you use your boat.

You can also just drain the...
Forum: For Sale: Boats 11-04-2017, 11:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 917
Posted By CruisinGA
2001 X9 For Sale

Listed on only inboards for $22,900 w/o Rev8's TT price = $22,000 w/o Rev8.

2001 X9 with 1040 hours. Boat has been flawless for us for 8 years of fun. I have attempted to be as forthcoming as...
Forum: General / Other 11-04-2017, 11:14 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 818
Posted By CruisinGA
That is probably the issue. If air is drawn in it...

That is probably the issue. If air is drawn in it reduces the ability of the pump to lift water.
Forum: Engine / Drive Train 11-04-2017, 10:04 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 343
Posted By CruisinGA
Like Andre said, I wouldn't do anything until you...

Like Andre said, I wouldn't do anything until you have put a mechanical gauge on the engine and verified the pressures you are seeing.
Forum: General Discussion 11-04-2017, 09:18 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,847
Posted By CruisinGA
Favorite from this summer. Our house is in the...

Favorite from this summer. Our house is in the picture on the peninsula.
Forum: Engine / Drive Train 11-02-2017, 05:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 242
Posted By CruisinGA
Your core question is answered but the reason...

Your core question is answered but the reason distributors use mechanical advance on a boat is because of the linear relationship between engine speed and load on a boat, which is different than a...
Forum: Engine / Drive Train 11-01-2017, 01:05 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 521
Posted By CruisinGA
Huh? It’s 1/4” tapered pipe thread, definitely...

Huh? It’s 1/4” tapered pipe thread, definitely not 1/2-18 which is a standard straight thread.
Forum: General Discussion 10-30-2017, 11:07 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,180
Posted By CruisinGA
I mentioned draining the manifolds and pouring AF...

I mentioned draining the manifolds and pouring AF into the manifolds through the hoses that feed manifolds from the tstat housing.
Forum: General Discussion 10-30-2017, 07:59 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,180
Posted By CruisinGA
Drain block, drain manifolds. Disconnect hose...

Drain block, drain manifolds. Disconnect hose circled in red, pour AF in until it comes out the thermostat housing. Disconnect hoses to manifolds and pour in antifreeze until it comes out the drains...
Forum: General Discussion 10-30-2017, 07:55 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,180
Posted By CruisinGA
I don’t see any advantage to this method over...

I don’t see any advantage to this method over just pouring the RV antifreeze in through the circulation pump? This method still wastes a bunch of AF out the exhaust.
Forum: General Discussion 10-29-2017, 09:49 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,180
Posted By CruisinGA
It went out the exhaust bc the thermostat wasn’t...

It went out the exhaust bc the thermostat wasn’t completely open.
I have no idea why people still winterize this way. It is so easy to drain and then disconnnect the circulation water pump hose from...
Forum: General Discussion 10-25-2017, 02:16 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 870
Posted By CruisinGA
Yes, and if you already have the perko switch you...

Yes, and if you already have the perko switch you can wire it so that you can use the switch to combine the batteries in the event the "engine start" battery has drained.
Forum: General Discussion 10-25-2017, 10:56 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 870
Posted By CruisinGA
This is why people install a battery combiner so...

This is why people install a battery combiner so the batteries are both automatically combined when a charging source is present and disconnected from each other when they are being drained. Many...
Forum: Wanted to Buy 10-18-2017, 01:31 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 255
Posted By CruisinGA
Mine is basically the same as this on except I...

Mine is basically the same as this on except I have a 6061 t-bar and the rear wing is not adjustable which together saved me about $400. I love it. Huge leap from the original Air Chair I had before...
Forum: Wanted to Buy 10-18-2017, 01:02 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 255
Posted By CruisinGA
I was in a similar boat and BLMeanie on this...

I was in a similar boat and BLMeanie on this board recommended I call Mike Murphy at Next Foils.
I was looking for a Sky Ski B39 and found I could get a brand new next foil direct from Mike for what...
Forum: For Sale: Boats 10-16-2017, 10:57 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,729
Posted By CruisinGA
What is top speed? Interested in footing ability.

What is top speed? Interested in footing ability.
Forum: General Discussion 10-11-2017, 08:28 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 715
Posted By CruisinGA
Turns out the axle had 3/4" of toe in. Should be...

Turns out the axle had 3/4" of toe in. Should be ~1/8" so I think that is the culprit.

Next enigma: The (bent) trailer axle is 2 3/8" diameter which is typical for a 3500lb axle. The trailer plate...
Forum: For Sale: Parts & Accessories 10-09-2017, 05:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 390
Posted By CruisinGA
Where did you get replacement engine?

Where did you get replacement engine?
Showing results 1 to 25 of 500

 

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 03:27 PM.