Originally Posted by Traxx822
You might have been able to salvage an actuator for the swim pad. I have same hull maristar and I have the actuator that lift is via button on dash and that held it down also.
We had the actuator on the sunpad but it took forever to open and close and we were always filling and emptying ballast in the v-drive lockers (surfing to wakeboarding and vice versa) and getting life jackets out when switching riders, so we decided to do away with the actuator and gain some room for more ballast
It was cool at first but just got to be frustrating after awhile haha. No one else ever remembered how to open it or where the button was etc.