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Forum: General Interest 03-03-2020, 10:27 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 292
Posted By Marian Claire
The MC was only asleep for about 6 weeks. I...

The MC was only asleep for about 6 weeks. I winterized just after Xmas. My January was booked up and I was not sure when I would return. Being FW cooled it is just a matter of pulling about 1/2...
Forum: Introductions 11-27-2019, 08:22 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 894
Posted By Marian Claire
Another welcome. It will be interesting to see...

Another welcome.
It will be interesting to see pics of your A-4. We should be able to tell if it is all original or if it has been modified in any way. My A-4 is from 1965, # 77414. I rebuilt it...
Forum: Overhaul 10-01-2019, 02:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 608
Posted By Marian Claire
This may help. ...

This may help.
https://moyermarine.com/product/flame-arrestor-housing-late-model-fcar_09_176-0/
Dan
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Forum: Fuel System 09-29-2019, 08:39 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 751
Posted By Marian Claire
"Once she starts if I close (push in) the choke...

"Once she starts if I close (push in) the choke the engine shuts down. As long as the choke is out she’ll run."
Could be to little gas or to much unregulated air. Did the gasket between the carb and...
Forum: Electrical 09-18-2019, 06:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 411
Posted By Marian Claire
This is not my strong suit. But based on what I...

This is not my strong suit. But based on what I have on the MC.
a. Think about using a GFCI receptacle immediately after the breaker. Then feed all other receptacles from there.
b. That is how I...
Forum: General Interest 09-17-2019, 10:46 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 836
Posted By Marian Claire
I decided that if I could remove the part then I...

I decided that if I could remove the part then I wanted a "plug and play" spare aboard. With the right tools, gaskets etc. This proved important when I was away from the highly traveled sections of...
Forum: Drawings and Schematics 08-21-2019, 09:52 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,079
Posted By Marian Claire
Electric fuel pump

https://www.google.com/search?sa=X&q=facet+fuel+pump+exploded+diagram&tbm=isch&source=univ&client=firefox-b-1-d&ved=2ahUKEwi1j-a

Dan
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Forum: Troubleshooting 08-20-2019, 11:22 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 748
Posted By Marian Claire
"Batteries are fully charged (12,2V on Ameter)"...

"Batteries are fully charged (12,2V on Ameter)" Post #1.
This has me confused, nothing new about that. My understanding is a ammeter measures "flow" and direction in amps. Volt meter measures...
Forum: Troubleshooting 08-19-2019, 03:38 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 748
Posted By Marian Claire
Welcome to the forum. Is that a start button on...

Welcome to the forum. Is that a start button on the lower right of the panel? If so that could be the problem.
Dan
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Forum: Troubleshooting 08-16-2019, 10:10 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,148
Posted By Marian Claire
Seems like the link in #6 is a stall after the...

Seems like the link in #6 is a stall after the A-4 is in forward and revved up. If i understand correctly this stall happens during the shift from neutral to forward.
Heck I am even wondering if...
Forum: Troubleshooting 08-16-2019, 08:52 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,148
Posted By Marian Claire
Is there anything in the reversing gear that is...

Is there anything in the reversing gear that is moved during the act of engaging forward that could bind/stall the engine if not moving properly. My reversing gear/transmission knowledge is limited...
Forum: Ignition System 08-16-2019, 03:08 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 708
Posted By Marian Claire
Have you tried removing one wire at a time when...

Have you tried removing one wire at a time when the engine is skipping. You may find one that when removed does not make a change in how it runs.
Dan
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Forum: Troubleshooting 08-13-2019, 05:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 574
Posted By Marian Claire
On my early model the temp sensor is installed...

On my early model the temp sensor is installed using a T at the water exit of the manifold. http://www.moyermarineforum.com/forums/album.php?albumid=57&pictureid=617
Dan
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Forum: Troubleshooting 08-11-2019, 05:38 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,161
Posted By Marian Claire
And you tastefully included the beer pic. Cheers....

And you tastefully included the beer pic. Cheers.
Dan
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Forum: Troubleshooting 08-08-2019, 08:22 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 727
Posted By Marian Claire
"Question: I've only flipped it in and out of...

"Question: I've only flipped it in and out of forward and reverse a couple of times and *only* in idle, after tightening things up, but from watching the shaft while gears were engaged, is the ratio...
Forum: Troubleshooting 08-07-2019, 10:51 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,127
Posted By Marian Claire
"Figure might as well do it all at once instead...

"Figure might as well do it all at once instead of fighting thru one step at a time."
Now that the boat has sat for awhile will it run? If it does that may indicate that the carb is OK. Then I would...
Forum: Troubleshooting 08-06-2019, 08:07 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,127
Posted By Marian Claire
+ 1 on Bill's post. It could also be crud in the...

+ 1 on Bill's post. It could also be crud in the tank being churned up due to the motion of the boat in rough weather. Especially if you have a screen/filter on the pick up tube. Welcome to the...
Forum: Troubleshooting 07-28-2019, 09:58 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,195
Posted By Marian Claire
I had a small air leak in my fuel supply system...

I had a small air leak in my fuel supply system that I believe allowed air to build in the main fuel filter. The filter was the high point of the system. Same symptoms as you describe. Almost drove...
Forum: General Maintenance 07-27-2019, 04:54 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 569
Posted By Marian Claire
I once had a plug go bad. Caused the plug to be...

I once had a plug go bad. Caused the plug to be wet and fouled. I believe that led to stuck rings, oil usage etc. Try a new plug and see if it helps.
Dan
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Just to confuse things...
Forum: Cooling System 06-29-2019, 01:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,098
Posted By Marian Claire
Could you use a fish scale? Hook it to the belt...

Could you use a fish scale? Hook it to the belt at the mid point and pull till it reads 5 lbs and see what the deflection is.
Dan
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Forum: General Interest 06-26-2019, 07:37 AM
Replies: 136
Views: 39,799
Posted By Marian Claire
"This job is not perfect at 5 feet. Looks good...

"This job is not perfect at 5 feet. Looks good from about 10 feet though!! "
Well within my tolerances. Nice job.
Dan
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Forum: Troubleshooting 05-31-2019, 09:25 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,628
Posted By Marian Claire
"The gear lever moves from what normally should...

"The gear lever moves from what normally should be neutral and moves back. it does not move forward - and i think forward is reverse. Any ideas?"
Others may have better ideas/info. I believe moving...
Forum: Troubleshooting 05-31-2019, 09:10 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,628
Posted By Marian Claire
"There is no by-pass so how does this work with a...

"There is no by-pass so how does this work with a cold engine and a closed thermostat? Wouldn't it back up into the manifold?"
My understanding is that with the Dole T-stat all the water exiting the...
Forum: Troubleshooting 05-31-2019, 03:47 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,628
Posted By Marian Claire
This may help you find your way around your early...

This may help you find your way around your early model. Especially post #3.
http://www.moyermarineforum.com/forums/showthread.php?t=4010
Dan
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Forum: Troubleshooting 05-31-2019, 02:22 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,628
Posted By Marian Claire
"Now for that reversing gear..." Does the lever...

"Now for that reversing gear..."
Does the lever move at all?
Edit: What is that sticking out of the flywheel end of the head? Just below the crossover. Temp sensor??
Dan
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