Main Menu
Advertisement
Affiliates
Advertisement
Newest Members
Tom_Doe, VnJ, Tony Funes, outdoorlife1984, jimtutt
106384 Registered Users
Top Posters
TexDawg 86942
hopalong 78792
Pilothawk 75582
JDavis7873® 67385
John175 ® 65743
FattyMcButterpants 60793
Derek 🐝 58883
Tritonman 57723
LoneStarSon® 53716
SkeeterRonnie 53104
facebook
Forum Stats
106384 Members
61 Forums
862138 Topics
12253462 Posts

Max Online: 36273 @ 01/23/13 02:34 PM
Topic Options
#11872085 - 10/09/16 01:24 PM Yamaha fs150 fuse question.
captaincam3 Offline
Angler

Registered: 12/30/08
Posts: 316
Loc: FTW
had to get 2 new cranking batteries at the lake a couple of weeks ago.

during the replacement I blew the 50amp fuse. Not knowing this at the time, I crossed the wires differently to get fire to motor thinking that I had them wired wrong. Doing so, things got really hot in a hurry. I melted the posts off the new batteries and melted the lead that joins the 2 batteries.

yesterday I replaced burnt leads and replaced battery switch and re wired correctly. No power to motor. I noticed 50amp fuse blown. replaced it. Trim worked.....Yes.... turned the key.. boom nothing. Now I the 20 amp trim fuse blows every time I turn the ignition.
Any recommendations out there?

Another question. the 2 new batteries are interstate cranking batteries. we are getting 26 volts to the starter. Do these batteries have too much cranking amps. for outboards.

Thank you in advance
_________________________
2012 Nautic Star 2200 Sport

Top
#11873116 - 10/10/16 06:33 AM Re: Yamaha fs150 fuse question. [Re: captaincam3]
DREAMIN TEAM Offline
Outdoorsman

Registered: 10/03/06
Posts: 66
Loc: Azle Tx.
You have 26 volts on the starter? I believe this is a 12 volt system! Batteries are hooked up wrong. Why have 2 batteries for starting. Check label on starter for voltage, trim motor probably burnt up. Good Luck.

Top
#11873142 - 10/10/16 07:14 AM Re: Yamaha fs150 fuse question. [Re: captaincam3]
Cast Offline
TFF Celebrity

Registered: 07/31/12
Posts: 6899
Loc: North Texas - God's Country
Your batteries are hooked in series. They should be in parallel. You need to slow down before you do some serious damage.
_________________________
Cast



Top
#11873303 - 10/10/16 09:16 AM Re: Yamaha fs150 fuse question. [Re: captaincam3]
gary purdy Offline
TFF Guru

Registered: 05/24/03
Posts: 11216
Loc: Littlefield Tx & Lake A. H. US...
Too late.
_________________________
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
#11873431 - 10/10/16 10:20 AM Re: Yamaha fs150 fuse question. [Re: gary purdy]
2015fordnut Offline
Extreme Angler

Registered: 06/24/09
Posts: 1835
Loc: Garland, TX
Originally Posted By: gary purdy
Too late.


Once the smoke gets let out it can't be put back in.
_________________________



Top



© 1998-2017 OUTDOOR SITES NETWORK all rights reserved USA and Worldwide