Main Menu
Advertisement
Affiliates
Advertisement
Newest Members
firemom2bay, Clynn5, Wildman1, TheMattador, Ray1216
108003 Registered Users
Top Posters
TexDawg 88599
hopalong 78895
Pilothawk 76390
John175® 67560
JDavis7873® 67390
FattyMcButterpants 60868
Derek 🐝 60241
Tritonman 57988
LoneStarSon® 54395
SkeeterRonnie 53365
facebook
Forum Stats
108003 Members
60 Forums
860997 Topics
12271224 Posts

Max Online: 36273 @ 01/23/13 02:34 PM
Topic Options
#11501371 - 03/25/16 06:04 PM 1999 boat and engine that's never been in the water
Coach Hark Offline
TFF Team Angler

Registered: 01/11/12
Posts: 4396
Loc: Burleson, Texas
What's your thoughts on purchasing a boat that's 17 years old with zero hours on the boat? I need to know the pros and cons. What do I need to get checked and what are my main concerns?

Thanks


Edited by Coach Hark (03/25/16 06:17 PM)
_________________________
Whether you think you can or you can't, you're right

http://constantpursuitoutfitters.com/







Top
#11502130 - 03/26/16 04:57 AM Re: 1999 boat and engine that's never been in the water [Re: Coach Hark]
Rick Collis Online   content
Pro Angler

Registered: 02/09/07
Posts: 522
Loc: Lake Fork, Texas
Coach. Do not try to start this engine until it has been checked out by a certified tech. The fuel system, including pumps, lines. primer etc all need to be checked and replaced as necessary. Water pump is shot. Clean the gas and oil tanks. A good wrench will know everything that needs done to it. The rings may or may not be stuck, but they should free up. I would not be afraid of the rig after it is gone thru. Good luck
_________________________
Rick Collis
903-473-8820

Top



© 1998-2018 OUTDOOR SITES NETWORK all rights reserved USA and Worldwide