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    2005 Sea Doo Islandia

    I am looking to purchase a 2005 Sea Doo Islandia with Mercruiser 3.0l V6. I’ve read various reports negative and positive. I called local service shops, one said no problem working on this model, the other recommended not getting due to common engine failure and parts hard to find to repair...
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    Loose hose on Optimax 200

    Loose hose. I was working on my boat and noticed that I have a loose hose in the engine compartment. I think its the hose for the cooling water outlet or pressure relief. I have a Mercruiser 200 Optimax power unit. Can anybody tell me (or better yet show me) where this hose should be connected...
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    2001 16' Speedster Opinions

    Hi- We are looking to sell our 96 Challenger and upgrade to a '01 16' Speedster with the Mercruiser M2 in it. Can you guys please give me some honest opinions of the boat? Also what are the known trouble spots? I am thinking it would be a plus to have the Merc over the Rotax, but please...