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Forum: Drive Train / Propellers 07-03-2021, 01:54 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 687
Posted By edwardc
A 3/4” thick circular steel spacer with three...

A 3/4” thick circular steel spacer with three through holes and a little depression in the center to mate with the coupler face should be an easy diy build for a hobbiest with a lathe and a drill...
Forum: Troubleshooting 03-10-2021, 04:35 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,294
Posted By Surcouf
I would recommend to read that whole thread,...

I would recommend to read that whole thread, block got repaired
https://www.moyermarineforum.com/forums/showthread.php?t=10561&highlight=cracked+block&page=4

Another block with a crack on the...
Forum: Troubleshooting 03-09-2021, 12:20 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,294
Posted By Dave Neptune
Dan, I would not remove the "locating pins"...

Dan, I would not remove the "locating pins" unless absolutely necessary. They are "pressed" in and need to be wiggled to get out. Unless they come out easily with a pull or mild twist with pliers it...
Forum: General Interest 01-04-2021, 09:59 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,592
Posted By edwardc
Quite right. We also carried and used a Baja...

Quite right. We also carried and used a Baja filter (a clone actually) for every bit of fuel that went into the tank, even from the jerry jugs.
Forum: Ignition System 12-16-2020, 12:07 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,315
Posted By JOHN COOKSON
There is a stock position (what you have termed...

There is a stock position (what you have termed correct position) - how the distributor was oriented when the engine left the factory.
What you said is true. The distributor can be oriented any...
Forum: Introductions 12-15-2020, 10:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,646
Posted By sastanley
Post ccbear - Be careful doing too many things at...

ccbear - Be careful doing too many things at once. Let's just get it running...I love the simplicity of my mech fuel pump..the worst that happens is if the diaphragm fails, it dumps fuel in the...
Forum: Announcements 08-08-2020, 10:17 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,440
Posted By Administrator
Saying goodbye

Some sixteen years after conceiving and managing the forum on a daily basis, I am stepping away from responsibility for it, A member of the MMI family will hopefully inform you soon as to whether...
Forum: General Interest 05-19-2020, 01:38 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,379
Posted By joe_db
I tend to trend towards the "rebuild engine in...

I tend to trend towards the "rebuild engine in mid-cruise" supply level, but I did decide the extra starter weighed a ton and took it home.
If you race, then you need two screwdrivers and vicegrips,...
Forum: Troubleshooting 07-29-2019, 07:11 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,824
Posted By ndutton
Hey wait, that contradicts the thread title...

Hey wait, that contradicts the thread title ("stumbles to a stop"). Please confirm which is accurate.
Forum: Troubleshooting 07-08-2019, 08:33 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,771
Posted By ndutton
The symptoms point to an inadequate fuel/air...

The symptoms point to an inadequate fuel/air ratio so what are the possibilities? Partially clogged main jet, intake vacuum leak, fuel contamination, fuel level low in the bowl. Do you have a PCV...
Forum: Cooling System 05-28-2019, 11:59 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,456
Posted By Dave Neptune
PS

Edward, the short small diameter is for the seal and a nic or two won't hurt as they can be "smoothed" and a bit of sealant will take care of the rest.

Good luck.

Dave Neptune :cool:
Forum: Cooling System 12-29-2018, 04:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,037
Posted By Sam
I think you talking about the short 3/8 in curved...

I think you talking about the short 3/8 in curved copper pipe coming off the water pump to water inlet. My A4 is early model and has two right angle compression fittings just aft of the...
Forum: Troubleshooting 07-08-2018, 05:29 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,959
Posted By ndutton
I'm not convinced you have a problem. The fuel...

I'm not convinced you have a problem. The fuel pump ticking is normal for pulse type pumps which leads me to your fuel pressure gauge behavior. It's pulsing nature may also be normal because of the...
Forum: Electrical 02-14-2018, 08:17 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,520
Posted By Administrator
Hi, Steve: How big is your battery bank(s)? ...

Hi, Steve:

How big is your battery bank(s)?

Bill
Forum: General Interest 01-17-2018, 09:38 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,760
Posted By rickandlee
The engine runs fine just has real low...

The engine runs fine just has real low compression and does not except throttle very quickly. You have to open the throttle 2/3 with full choke to get it to cold start to draw in enough fuel. Makes...
Forum: General Interest 01-13-2018, 02:52 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,884
Posted By edwardc
No sweat Bill. You've done an outstanding job of...

No sweat Bill. You've done an outstanding job of keeping this forum accessible throughout the upgrades, and I'm sure everyone appreciates it. I know I do!
Forum: Troubleshooting 01-07-2018, 11:48 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,968
Posted By tenders
Tom is being both modest and subtle. This is...

Tom is being both modest and subtle. This is somebody’s, not mine, probably unsanctioned, replay of the TV show linked above on which he was featured. Starts at 5:55.
...
Forum: Troubleshooting 10-17-2017, 03:49 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,951
Posted By Chris Simenstad
Went down one rabbit hole, and then another...

After finding water in the gas, and discovering that the carb leaked, I thought I had a fuel problem. Nearly two months later, I had given the fuel system a going through (pumped the tank, changed...
Forum: Ignition System 10-16-2017, 05:30 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 59,298
Posted By Dave Neptune
SG, did you happen to leave the key on for a bit?...

SG, did you happen to leave the key on for a bit? Easy to do.

Charging levels and resistors, time to do some checks.

Ran EI for 34 years and had one coil get weak and replaced it~that's it...
Forum: Cooling System 09-30-2017, 10:02 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,629
Posted By roadnsky
Good on ya Neil and Thatch! The "A" (4) Team...

Good on ya Neil and Thatch!

The "A" (4) Team to the rescue.
And another convert/disciple as well.

Doesn't get much better than this episode.
Forum: Announcements 04-29-2017, 06:57 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 14,818
Posted By sastanley
Oh boy were those some good eats today at...

Oh boy were those some good eats today at Cantler's. :D The company was nice too! ;)
Forum: Overhaul 02-19-2017, 08:14 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 7,188
Posted By Al Schober
Bobin, Removing the mixing elbow from the...

Bobin,
Removing the mixing elbow from the manifold is a piece of cake - a recip saw with a carbide blade will do it in about 30 sec. This will leave half of the nipple in each part - also removable...
Forum: Troubleshooting 12-07-2016, 08:58 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,151
Posted By ndutton
Please read these two posts: ...

Please read these two posts:
http://www.moyermarine.com/forums/showpost.php?p=38343&postcount=196
http://www.moyermarine.com/forums/showpost.php?p=38350&postcount=198
Forum: General Interest 10-25-2016, 06:06 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 4,022
Posted By romantic comedy
This would be a great time to use a leak down...

This would be a great time to use a leak down tester.

It sends compressed air into the cylinder and you listen for where the air is escaping.
Forum: Electrical 01-05-2016, 09:55 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 15,464
Posted By ndutton
Yes Dan, that is correct. In the recent...

Yes Dan, that is correct. In the recent discussion elsewhere one of the posters from Florida said disconnecting shore power was not an option in his area because air conditioning was a requirement. ...
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