The products below are linked to the appropriate product page where you will find additional infromation on the given kit or component. Once open it was clear I was in the right place. Login The board requires you to be registered and logged in to view this forum. For 1996 thru 2004 engines only. I have high hopes that this fixes my problem, I guess I'll have to report back after the rain stops and I get on the lake. However, if not immediately fixed, can be in for a lot more trouble than you can imagine.
Registering takes only a few moments but gives you increased capabilities. I have a tournament this weekend and I wanted to fix it before then. Please ensure you read any forum rules as you navigate around the board. Whether you need a pontoon boat speedometer, a diesel boat engine speedometer, a speedboat speedometer, or something else, Great Lakes Skipper has it at a price you'll love. Since it poured today and Im lucky enough to have my boat parked in one side of my garage I decided I would attempt to repair the paddle wheel.
I went home and checked it out and sure enough there was a bit of sand in there. PartsVu is your trusted source for all things Yamaha Marine. If the tube is cut or has a hole, replace the tube. It takes very little breath to make the needle move as high as 5 mph. Available with black or white faceplate design, its distinctive appearance will complement any dash. The board administrator may also grant additional permissions to registered users. If the speedometer still refuses to move, replace the speedometer unit on the dash.
When the boat is in motion, water flows into this tube, compressing the air in the tube. One of the paddles is snapped off and one of the fins that direct water across the paddles is also gone. . I hit something on the water and my paddle wheel broke and the axel bent. The most common type of boat speedometer has a tube called a pitot tube that runs to the back of the transom, or through the lower unit of the outboard motor. My paddle wheel speedo works, but not accurately.
This thread was really helpful in troubleshooting the issue. Judging by the photo I am not surprised. My recommendation now is that you take the motor to a qualified marine mechanic. Check to see if the speedometer needle will move again. So I just need to trace the black wires back and see which one is not connected then. When you are done cleaning the tube, attach the tube back to the speedometer. Great Lakes Skipper has discount boat speedometers by the hundreds - quality marine speedometers priced to sell.
When the compressed air blows freely through the tube, reconnect the tube to the back of the speedometer and blow through the tube again while your assistant watches the speedometer. As the air in the tube is compressed, it moves the needle on the speedometer, much like the needle on a blood pressure cuff. I know this has been discussed before, but I can seem to find the thread. Step 4 - Disconnect the Speedometer Tube If the tube of your speedometer is connected to the pitot tube, remove the tube from the speedometer by unscrewing the connector on the pitot tube. I will do my best to update pictures in this forum so that these type of threads can be helpful once again. Makes me sad because I've used this service for years now while posting on all different types of forums.
I got a fiberglass shard under the fingernail which made me stand up and see stars. Then, all the displays come on and the display switches to the normal display after a few seconds. Red is constant 12 volts battery power. Everything you need to install on a boat that currently does not have one. I pushed the pin axle out with a punch and out came my broken paddlewheel. My 2015 stopped working third time out. Looking back I read that the previous owner had asked about this problem on the other site.