Main Menu
Advertisement
Affiliates
Advertisement
Newest Members
papawppc, jwc23, jfur, dburt2, AMG
108026 Registered Users
Top Posters
TexDawg 88648
hopalong 78895
Pilothawk 76395
John175® 67602
JDavis7873® 67390
FattyMcButterpants 60868
Derek 🐝 60292
Tritonman 57996
LoneStarSon® 54409
SkeeterRonnie 53367
facebook
Forum Stats
108026 Members
60 Forums
811447 Topics
10277036 Posts

Max Online: 36273 @ 01/23/13 02:34 PM
Topic Options
#11633086 - 05/28/16 11:16 PM kill switch
Redwatermelon Offline
Outdoorsman

Registered: 07/04/14
Posts: 98
Went out fishing today and realized that my kill switch is not working.
It's a 2000 Skeeter zx 180 with a Yamaha vmax 150. Is this common? I never heard of on going bad.

Top
#11633088 - 05/28/16 11:18 PM Re: kill switch [Re: Redwatermelon]
Redwatermelon Offline
Outdoorsman

Registered: 07/04/14
Posts: 98
Is it as easy as changing out the switch or not?

Top
#11633090 - 05/28/16 11:19 PM Re: kill switch [Re: Redwatermelon]
Redwatermelon Offline
Outdoorsman

Registered: 07/04/14
Posts: 98
Any help would be greatly appreciated! Thanks in advance!

Top
#11633171 - 05/29/16 03:36 AM Re: kill switch [Re: Redwatermelon]
Michael@mme Offline
Green Horn

Registered: 05/28/16
Posts: 4
Loc: Quitman texas
If it's just the kill switch assembly itself it's not difficult at all to do... just 2 wires. Just unmount it and the key switch and pull it out. The key switch is connected to the killswitch with a metal bracket usually.
_________________________
Michael's Motors and Electronics.

Top
#11633175 - 05/29/16 03:46 AM Re: kill switch [Re: Redwatermelon]
Michael@mme Offline
Green Horn

Registered: 05/28/16
Posts: 4
Loc: Quitman texas
And to answer your other question.. take a multimeter and disconnect the two wires from the back and test continuity.
_________________________
Michael's Motors and Electronics.

Top
#11633302 - 05/29/16 08:22 AM Re: kill switch [Re: Redwatermelon]
gary purdy Online   content
TFF Guru

Registered: 05/24/03
Posts: 11425
Loc: Littlefield Tx & Lake A. H. US...
Have seen the kill switch act up because the lanyard plastic end becomes worn and will not hold the spring loaded switch out enough. The kill switch is not a normal part to fail. I have never seen a bad Yamaha kill switch.
_________________________
The world will not be destroyed by those who do evil, but by those who watch them without doing anything. Remember what He has done and remember that He is not done yet!-- GOD IS GOOD

Top



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