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#11476838 - 03/14/16 02:17 PM Yamaha stalling question
David Brian Dyer Offline
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Registered: 08/04/03
Posts: 258
Loc: Dallas and Tool, TX USA
This past Sunday my 1999 vintage Yamaha 175 2 stroke, which normally runs like a Timex, started stalling. It fires right up and then quickly stalls. I tried all the tricks I know, including checking the 10 micron water filter for water (none present). I also tilted it up and down in case it was flooding. I recently filled the under floor gas tank to capacity, so I may have bad gas (but I added Sea Foam) or possibly I am getting a vapor lock since the tank is so full. Anyone have any other ideas, excluding the obvious possibility of clogged fuel line due to ethanol?

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#11476884 - 03/14/16 02:36 PM Re: Yamaha stalling question [Re: David Brian Dyer]
gary purdy Online   content
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Registered: 05/24/03
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Loc: Littlefield Tx & Lake A. H. US...
First thing I always do on a Yamaha not running right is the manual fuel pump diaphragms. Check or replace them and go from that.
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#11477209 - 03/14/16 04:54 PM Re: Yamaha stalling question [Re: gary purdy]
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Registered: 03/03/11
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Loc: Ray Roberts
Originally Posted By: gary purdy
First thing I always do on a Yamaha not running right is the manual fuel pump diaphragms. Check or replace them and go from that.
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