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Forum: General Discussion 09-11-2014, 10:33 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 8,505
Posted By jschildm
Not great but working on it. Still a ways to go,...

Not great but working on it. Still a ways to go, especially on the tour side....
Forum: General Discussion 09-11-2014, 08:21 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 284
Posted By jschildm
My wife does speech therapy with a few Alberta...

My wife does speech therapy with a few Alberta schools via teleconference. One of her schools had a snow day yesterday. That's just cruel!! I am complaining because its going to be in the 60's if I...
Forum: Electrical 09-04-2014, 02:23 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 354
Posted By jschildm
I agree the cables could likely stand to be...

I agree the cables could likely stand to be replaced. I have a truck of similar vintage and just replaced all the cables on it as well. In the short term for diagnostics maybe i can run a jumper...
Forum: Electrical 09-04-2014, 09:13 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 354
Posted By jschildm
I have checked and cleaned all connections, but I...

I have checked and cleaned all connections, but I might just have to replace them at some point to rule that out. I haven't checked resistance through the cables yet. It seems strange that I would...
Forum: Electrical 09-04-2014, 08:30 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 354
Posted By jschildm
Over Labor Day weekend I was able to install a...

Over Labor Day weekend I was able to install a new ignition switch and that did not cure my starting issues. While out last night I tried to do some more troubleshooting on it with my volt meter. My...
Forum: Off Topic Discussion 09-03-2014, 09:00 AM
Replies: 1,652
Views: 182,680
Posted By jschildm
Sorry for you loss. My dad just lost one of his...

Sorry for you loss. My dad just lost one of his dogs last week ... its amazing how much we grow to love these little critters. On a happier note, here are some my wife has taken of our pooch. She...
Forum: General Discussion 08-28-2014, 05:16 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,233
Posted By jschildm
Diesel

Diesel
Forum: Wakesurfing 08-26-2014, 08:29 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 527
Posted By jschildm
I don't surf, but here is mine from Saturday on a...

I don't surf, but here is mine from Saturday on a skinny stick. Used a bucket with lid and handle to make it easier getting up with it in my hand. I really like the surf ones since you can do the...
Forum: Other 08-25-2014, 05:22 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 11,838
Posted By jschildm
Got challenged for the Ice Bucket Challenge on...

Got challenged for the Ice Bucket Challenge on Friday. I decided if I was going to do it, I should do it while skiing at the lake. The video doesn't show me getting up, but I did it with the bucket...
Forum: Trailers 08-14-2014, 02:16 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 777
Posted By jschildm
I have done it. Its not too bad. I might...

I have done it. Its not too bad. I might recommend a reciprocating saw or saw of some kind in case there are some stuck/rusted/rounded out bolts. It was on a non Mastercraft trailer, so the hardware...
Forum: Off Topic Discussion 08-14-2014, 10:44 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 791
Posted By jschildm
I spend 99 percent of my time on Rathbun. It is a...

I spend 99 percent of my time on Rathbun. It is a good sized like, the main marina has covered slips and houseboats. There is another marina on a different part of the lake that also has covered...
Forum: Engine / Drive Train 08-12-2014, 08:33 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 209
Posted By jschildm
My boat is doing the same thing as yours...

My boat is doing the same thing as yours starting. I have an ignition switch I plan to put on and see if it does it. I have replaced the starter at the beginning of this year also. I used a volt...
Forum: Electrical 08-11-2014, 10:43 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 354
Posted By jschildm
Thanks for the responses. I thought I could hear...

Thanks for the responses. I thought I could hear a small click, which is why I wondered if there was a separate solenoid or a relay somewhere. I was able to test the signal wire this weekend. We...
Forum: Electrical 08-08-2014, 10:47 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 354
Posted By jschildm
...bump...

...bump...
Forum: Electrical 08-06-2014, 03:55 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 354
Posted By jschildm
Starting Circuit Question 98 205 with 350 TBI

For the last few seasons I have had a minor issue sometimes when trying to start the boat. When you turn the key it does nothing, or their is a click, but no cranking. When it does work, it turns...
Forum: Engine / Drive Train 08-06-2014, 10:31 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 633
Posted By jschildm
It looks to me like it is a hump hose and is...

It looks to me like it is a hump hose and is supposed to be like that in the middle.
Forum: Find A Pull / Give a Pull 08-06-2014, 08:51 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 888
Posted By jschildm
Probably a slim chance, but if you are in Des...

Probably a slim chance, but if you are in Des Moines or Southeast Iowa let me know, I am about 75 miles southeast of Des Moines.
Forum: General Discussion 07-31-2014, 04:32 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 9,089
Posted By jschildm
I have skied behind one of these. Not a terrible...

I have skied behind one of these. Not a terrible boat, but the wake wasn't as nice as my 205 for slalom.
Forum: General Discussion 07-18-2014, 08:43 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,793
Posted By jschildm
Love that truck. I have 97 PS CCLB all white, but...

Love that truck. I have 97 PS CCLB all white, but the exterior isn't quite as clean.
Forum: General Discussion 07-17-2014, 03:59 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,738
Posted By jschildm
If you get an OBS Ford (pre-1999) Powerstroke...

If you get an OBS Ford (pre-1999) Powerstroke then major difference between the 250's and 350's is the front axle. The 250's have a IFS (Dana 50) that is notorious for wearing out, and the 350's come...
Forum: Trailers 07-17-2014, 09:04 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 338
Posted By jschildm
I did just that on my '98 205 trailer. To make...

I did just that on my '98 205 trailer. To make sure I had clearance, I built some lift blocks to go between the leaf and the axle. They might fit without some lift, depending on the size of tire you...
Forum: General / Other 07-17-2014, 08:57 AM
Replies: 5,135
Views: 433,266
Posted By jschildm
Interesting ... using the ratchet strap was...

Interesting ... using the ratchet strap was faster for you? I messed with that for quite a while but got no where. This method went pretty quickly.

On another note, if this is a fresh fill or you...
Forum: General / Other 07-16-2014, 05:59 PM
Replies: 5,135
Views: 433,266
Posted By jschildm
I happen to have the old inner member still in my...

I happen to have the old inner member still in my garage, so I snapped some pictures of how to go about bleeding it (keep in mind I have it setting on a work bench, normally you would be on the...
Forum: General Discussion 07-16-2014, 04:52 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 4,079
Posted By jschildm
I am going to have to agree with Captain Planet...

I am going to have to agree with Captain Planet on this one (though I have never lived anywhere near an HOA). I live in town now in a small town in Iowa. There are actually 2 abandoned houses near...
Forum: Waterskiing & Barefooting 07-16-2014, 11:31 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,139
Posted By jschildm
As for wakeboarding, I rode for only the second...

As for wakeboarding, I rode for only the second time this year, didn't feel like doing much, and still tweaked the knee I had a ACL surgery on a year and a half ago, so I might be done with that for...
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