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Old 04-23-2013, 06:25 PM
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Sensative kill switch?

Has anyone had issues with their kill switch being too sensitive? I hit it jumping into the seat the other day and it killed the boat. It took me a minute to figure out I had hit it but after some juggling around with it.

I had it changed out last year because of another electrical issues (which come to find out may have been this issue). Any ideas without replacing it again? Thanks in advance!
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Old 04-23-2013, 06:31 PM
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Has anyone had issues with their kill switch being too sensitive? I hit it jumping into the seat the other day and it killed the boat. It took me a minute to figure out I had hit it but after some juggling around with it.

I had it changed out last year because of another electrical issues (which come to find out may have been this issue). Any ideas without replacing it again? Thanks in advance!
Don't hit it. seriously though you "could" just bypass it and it won't happen again.
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Haha, when I say hit I mean like barely tapped it and it quit.... No good. Yeah I think I was talking to you about bypassing it last year some time. I still like the idea of doing that! Maybe this year I just will! Is that a legitimate fix?
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Haha, when I say hit I mean like barely tapped it and it quit.... No good. Yeah I think I was talking to you about bypassing it last year some time. I still like the idea of doing that! Maybe this year I just will! Is that a legitimate fix?
well do you actually wear the lanyard, if you do then leave it, but if you don't wear it I would bypass.
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Nope. Ok cool, You think I could bypass it on my own without messing anything up? I'm good with wiring, I'm more or less concerned about any computer issues. Thanks for the help by the way.
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no computer issues, just splice the 2 wires together and make it water tight.
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no computer issues, just splice the 2 wires together and make it water tight.
Awesome, thanks so much for the help!
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Does anyone wear the lanyard ! I mean seriously what a waste of time and money to install these on ski / wakeboard boats. Some dumb a$& probably fell out and sued.
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Does anyone wear the lanyard ! I mean seriously what a waste of time and money to install these on ski / wakeboard boats. Some dumb a$& probably fell out and sued.
Haha, You should have been there while I was trying to explain it to my wife... I confused my self.
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Has anyone had issues with their kill switch being too sensitive? I hit it jumping into the seat the other day and it killed the boat. It took me a minute to figure out I had hit it but after some juggling around with it.

I had it changed out last year because of another electrical issues (which come to find out may have been this issue). Any ideas without replacing it again? Thanks in advance!
the day mine started getting finicky I bypassed it

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