Results 1 to 2 of 2
  1. #1
    Junior Member
    Join Date
    Jul 2010
    Location
    iowa
    Posts
    1
    Watercrafts
    99 seadoo gsx 04 seadoo gti le
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0 Given: 0


    Default 99 gsx rfi won't start in water

    Good-day. I have issues and getting frustrated. First time out this year, dead battery. Not a big deal, purchaed a new one. Worked fine off the dock, but when out in the water didn't want to turn over/battery was draining. OK so I solved that issue with a new voltage rectifier and getting a charge of 13.8 volts at 5500 rpm. But now that boat will NOT start in the water. It will turn over but not fire. I figured with the low voltage it burned up the fuel pump, so I put a new on in. (fuel pressure was a bit low/wouldn't hold pressure) Compression is 150 on one side and 155 on the other. This boat will fire right off and run no problem on the trailer but when it gets in the water it will not start. What is next???? Is the starter burning up? is it drawing too much voltage when it is in the water and won't let the fuel pump run?? PLEASE HELP!!!!!! Thanks for your time.

    0 Not allowed!

  2. # ADS
     

  3. #2
    Bills86e's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2009
    Location
    TampaBay, Florida
    Posts
    3,105
    Watercrafts
    Sea Doo 95, XP, SPX, GTX, SPI, XP, 97 Polaris Hurricane
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 21 Given: 3


    Default

    It may be bad cables. Dirty/corroded wire connection(s). Clean & di-electric grease them all.

    0 Not allowed!

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Similar Threads

  1. 1996 xp won't start in the water but fires up out of the water
    By Bandit-911 in forum 2-Stroke Sea-Doo PWC forum
    Replies: 10
    Last Post: 09-18-09, 07:27 PM
  2. 1997 Sea doo Xp will not start in the water, but will fire up out of water
    By jake16366 in forum 2-Stroke Sea-Doo PWC forum
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 07-05-09, 09:18 PM
  3. Start out of water?
    By briton68 in forum 2-Stroke SeaDoo Sport Boat Forum
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 12-31-08, 01:05 AM
  4. Merc 240hp v6 wont start when in Water but will start when out
    By Allstate in forum Mercury Powered SeaDoo Sport Boats
    Replies: 21
    Last Post: 08-09-08, 01:28 AM

Members who have read this thread : 0

You do not have permission to view the list of names.

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
Register forum what's new