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#11702579 - 07/03/16 01:07 PM Help!!!!
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Registered: 01/24/11
Posts: 420
Loc: Melissa / Lake Fork
I am at my dad's place in Hide-A-Way Lake and his barge has decided to act up. It starts and idles fine, but when you give it gas it dies out. Any ideas? Naturally, the kids are expecting a day of tubing and fun on the water......Help!!!!!
bang

Motor is a 40 hp force.....unfortunately.


Edited by Top Waters (07/03/16 01:08 PM)
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#11702696 - 07/03/16 02:24 PM Re: Help!!!! [Re: Top Waters]
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Registered: 08/27/08
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Check the fuel filter. If clean, I'd clean the carb.
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#11703515 - 07/04/16 07:34 AM Re: Help!!!! [Re: Top Waters]
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Have never seen so much of this same problem. Most of which I am finding is bad fuel. Pull the fuel bowl and check the high speed jet.
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#11707890 - 07/06/16 03:20 PM Re: Help!!!! [Re: Top Waters]
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Registered: 01/24/11
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Loc: Melissa / Lake Fork
thanks guys.
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GO -------> fish

"Spit in his mouth, Son. It will make him grow bigger faster"
My late grandfather Bill Chapman (and former lake patrolman at Lake Tyler, TX)

P.B. 9.4 lbs - Lake Fork

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