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Forum: Troubleshooting Yesterday, 07:34 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 183
Posted By roadnsky
Check your exhaust all the way to the water lift....

Check your exhaust all the way to the water lift.
Your earlier symptoms pointed to a possible blockage as TENDERS mentioned.
That may have then caused your water backup.
Forum: Troubleshooting Yesterday, 10:29 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 183
Posted By roadnsky
Are you CERTAIN that your plug wires are in the...

Are you CERTAIN that your plug wires are in the correct order?
Forum: Testing Protocols Yesterday, 10:18 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 129
Posted By roadnsky
Man... the creative brain power between you two...

Man... the creative brain power between you two is amazing. ;)

I'll never forget spending an evening with both of you.
I was mentally exhausted just listening to the back-n-forth conversation!
Forum: Introductions 06-21-2019, 12:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 115
Posted By roadnsky
Aj@yKnot- Some info here...

Aj@yKnot-
Some info here (https://moyermarine.com/faqemorlm/) about early or late model.

Info from Don's FAQ's...
On late model engines, the serial number is on a flat spot in front of a “boss...
Forum: Troubleshooting 06-17-2019, 06:43 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 242
Posted By roadnsky
I found this saved in one of my old "Tech Tips"...

I found this saved in one of my old "Tech Tips" and believe it's from Don...

"There is usually enough friction within the cables and levers on the boat (adding to whatever friction there is in the...
Forum: Troubleshooting 06-17-2019, 06:31 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 242
Posted By roadnsky
Ditto on mine... although when really revving...

Ditto on mine...
although when really revving up for more than just a quick burst (ie. hard backing down in a blow) I put my hand on the shift lever just to be sure.

Just to satisfy my own...
Forum: Cooling System 06-14-2019, 10:37 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 690
Posted By roadnsky
One additional step to add... BEFORE...

One additional step to add...

BEFORE checking for spark, smell for gas and I suggest running the blower for a couple of minutes.

I know this is a pretty basic warning but around here we'd...
Forum: Electrical 06-14-2019, 10:31 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 869
Posted By roadnsky
Here are a couple of instructions for finding TDC...

Here are a couple of instructions for finding TDC and Timing
(The 2nd page of the Troubleshooting doc has a simple timing procedure)

Also a couple of good threads here...
Forum: Fuel System 06-12-2019, 07:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 222
Posted By roadnsky
One other tip could come from Ed. He uses an...

One other tip could come from Ed. He uses an air-fuel ratio gauge.
Talks about it here (http://www.moyermarineforum.com/forums/showpost.php?p=109863&postcount=10)...
Forum: Cooling System 06-12-2019, 07:10 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 690
Posted By roadnsky
What Dave said ;)

What Dave said ;)
Forum: Fuel System 06-12-2019, 09:51 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 222
Posted By roadnsky
This is a quote I've saved from Dr Neptune...

This is a quote I've saved from Dr Neptune regarding idle mixture adjusting...

"When adjusting back and fourth at such low speeds some of the fuel will puddle and condense on the intake runners...
Forum: Cooling System 06-12-2019, 09:45 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 690
Posted By roadnsky
Are you points or EI? (Maybe you see where I'm...

Are you points or EI?
(Maybe you see where I'm going?) ;)
Forum: Cooling System 06-11-2019, 07:30 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 690
Posted By roadnsky
Ernst- Did you try to restart the engine once...

Ernst-
Did you try to restart the engine once you were anchored?
If so, did it start or what?
Or, did you wait until the next morning?
Forum: General Interest 06-08-2019, 11:59 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 6,361
Posted By roadnsky
Welcome home Sailor!

Welcome home Sailor!
Forum: General Interest 06-07-2019, 09:30 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 6,361
Posted By roadnsky
Hey Ed- Not trying to hijack your thread...

Hey Ed-
Not trying to hijack your thread here...

I helped my friend on HONU (you met him in Man-O-War) sail back to Jacksonville.

Really nice sailing except for a little bumpy weather on the...
Forum: Troubleshooting 05-25-2019, 10:03 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 736
Posted By roadnsky
Sailing... You might just be a great candidate...

Sailing...
You might just be a great candidate for some of Don's online videos.
Really detailed step-by-step instruction and for $12 boat bucks, it's a great deal. ;)
The Carb Troubleshooting and...
Forum: Fuel System 05-22-2019, 08:14 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 250
Posted By roadnsky
+1

Agreed.
Like this one (https://moyermarine.com/product/electric-fuel-pump-2-3-psi-fpmp_01_44/) :D
Forum: Introductions 05-22-2019, 10:54 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 323
Posted By roadnsky
STEP #1 - Get the MMI Service & Overhaul Manual...

STEP #1 - Get the MMI Service & Overhaul Manual here (https://moyermarine.com/product/service-and-overhaul-manual/).

Everything else follows that step. ;)
Forum: Troubleshooting 05-18-2019, 08:25 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 1,588
Posted By roadnsky
There's a good post HERE...

There's a good post HERE (http://www.moyermarineforum.com/forums/showthread.php?t=2927) about valve adjustment and such.
Rigs made a good drawing and some pics too.
Forum: Electrical 05-16-2019, 08:24 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 889
Posted By roadnsky
Should we suggest something like this?

Should we suggest something like this?
Forum: Troubleshooting 05-16-2019, 01:05 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 1,588
Posted By roadnsky
Soak it in vinegar in your wife's favorite sauce...

Soak it in vinegar in your wife's favorite sauce pan. :eek:
Might take two soaks but it'll shine like new.

After that, use the same pan to boil it in water and test it.

(After that, buy...
Forum: Troubleshooting 05-15-2019, 08:25 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 1,588
Posted By roadnsky
Are you confident in your Compression Gauge and...

Are you confident in your Compression Gauge and procedure?
Also, did you do a "dry" AND "wet" test?
Forum: Troubleshooting 05-13-2019, 01:12 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 1,588
Posted By roadnsky
Distro/Alternator SIDE of the engine down low...

Distro/Alternator SIDE of the engine down low under the starter.

It probably leaked when it got laid over because there isn't a seal to stop oil from leaking out from the flywheel end
Forum: Troubleshooting 05-13-2019, 12:53 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 1,588
Posted By roadnsky
Might be too late but here's the reading material...

Might be too late but here's the reading material for that procedure...
Forum: Troubleshooting 05-12-2019, 08:16 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 941
Posted By roadnsky
Here is the procedure for finding TDC from Don...

Here is the procedure for finding TDC from Don...
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