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Boat Motor 2002 Mercury outboard 225hp needs overhaul

Boat motor with a boat mechanic we trust and have used before. It needs an overhaul (not sure the details since he talked to other family member) except the cost will be $3K to $4K. My fist thought...
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When the truck is started the first time it was...

When the truck is started the first time it was fine. Then all the stuff starts to quit working. Truck is still running. Turn off the truck and try to start again and hear that click, click, click...
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F250 Lariat electrical problems 2007

Looking at a truck to purchase with electrical problems. Engine is running and a/c shuts down, radio, all electrical stuff while the engine is still running without moving. Turn off engine. Then...
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F250 4x4 Ford truck 6.0 diesel ARP head studs

Trying to find an F250 4X4 diesel truck used. Looking at the 2005, 6, and 7 models. How much is a fair price to have the ARP head studs installed? I have heard it is labor intensive. Thanks
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Just to add - the rpms will go up to 2,000 and...

Just to add - the rpms will go up to 2,000 and that's all cause it is not producing enough horsepower.
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It is not the hub. Also, the problem started...

It is not the hub. Also, the problem started happening gradually over time (weeks) and not all of a sudden if that helps.
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The boat will move and go up to 10 mph tops. ...

The boat will move and go up to 10 mph tops.

Here is what has been done so far:
New plugs
New fuel pump
Injectors have been rebuilt
Fuel line replaced
fuel pickup cleaned and inspected...
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Question 2002 Mercury Boat Motor 225hp EFI has no power

Hello,

The boat motor starts easy and idles fine. The problem is it has no power. It will not get on plane and is unable to push the boat on to the trailer.

Have been working on it and still...
10-13-15, 12:54 PM
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Side of house exterior options - advice needed

Advice on material to use on exterior of home. Two story home made out of redwood built in the 1980s. One end of the home is in direct sunlight and the owner would like to replace the redwood on...
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Used 2000 Ranger 522 Comanche Bass Boat question

We are looking at buying a used 2000 Ranger 522 Comanche with a Mercury 225 outboard. This would be a lot of money for us, so I wanted to ask if any one knew about this year model and if there are...
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Kitchen Aid Microwave with Convection giving off bad odor -

We used our Kitchen Aid Microwave today. It is working and heated the food. It gave off this bad odor - like a chemical odor. We removed it and put it outside to get the odor out of the house. It...
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we pulled the rotor and it showed wear in the...

we pulled the rotor and it showed wear in the center hole and just starting to show some spline shavings in the plastic. I ordered a new one today that will arrive Wednesday. Hope that fixes it. I...
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Okay we listened through the entire cycle. At...

Okay we listened through the entire cycle. At the beginning it is adding water to the clothes. That is fine. During the wash cycle it spins in circles and then it stops and rocks a little back and...
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The noise is not during the entire cycle. I...

The noise is not during the entire cycle. I don't know exactly - but it seems to be in the wash cycle - or rinse cycle...or both. It spins dry without making a noise. It fills up and starts...
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Just to add to my question - there are not any...

Just to add to my question - there are not any error codes that come up on the display.

Thanks
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LG Washing machine sounds like motor grinding during cycles??

We have an LG Model is WM2487HWMA front load washing machine. I checked our manual and it doesn't state anything about what is happening during our wash load.

I started a load of laundry this...
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Question How to clean the lint build inside (the motor area) of our LG dryer?

We have a front load LG dryer. We clean the lint from the screen every use, and clean the hose to the outside. Today we were hoping to blow out any lint inside the dryer. Find an opening and blow...
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okay - let me update - the steering "shaft" has...

okay - let me update - the steering "shaft" has about a quarter turn play in it.

so it may be just an adjustment -
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Thanks for the info - going to check it out on...

Thanks for the info - going to check it out on the truck to see if I can figure it out. Will keep you posted!
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I think it is a worn out steering box. Is this...

I think it is a worn out steering box. Is this something I can replace myself? How do I replace it?
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Loose or Slop in steering wheel? F250 Diesel Truck

With the truck not running the steering wheel can be turned about 10 minutes to the right and 10 minutes to the left without engaging the steering linkage. Any suggestions on why I have the slop in...
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Smile Happy Dance! I start a new job tomorrow and...

Happy Dance! I start a new job tomorrow and don't have to worry about my car. That is peace of mind.
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I did not have to take to dealer. It was just a...

I did not have to take to dealer. It was just a bolt that needed to be tighten. No money spent at all. Thank goodness.
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I found the problem and fixed it

Thank you all for your suggestions. From your suggestions it seemed like a suspension problem. Then I watched videos on how to find suspension problems. My car was making the noise more often. ...
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