rave valves

  1. Phil-UK

    Seadoo RXDI Rave Valves - Is this normal?

    Hi all, My first post on this forum :thumbsup: Just pulled the rave valves on my 2001 Seadoo RXDI (130 hours) to give them a clean up and although I was expecting some carbon build up (there was lots) I was surprised to find them dripping with thick black oil (see pics), is this normal? Not...
  2. Adameggleton

    96 Seadoo XP 787 Starts great and idles fine but bogs down and won't go fast

    Hey guys new to the forum so here it goes I recently bought a used 96 xp 787 that had recently had a rebuild and after using it for a few hours it has decided to no longer run correctly Now this isn't my first attempt at finding the issue out I've been doing a lot of research. And have come...
  3. M

    Rave valves have brown sludge on them!

    Just want to say this forum is awesome, I was a member years ago with my 97XP, i meet some great people :and learnt some great stuff! I have just returned from a lash out in the surf on my 2000 XP (which has never has missed a beat & I keep the beast so clean) anyway on my way back to boat...
  4. DSchmidt54

    Fail. Rave Fail.

    So i was wondering why i had a micro mist of oil accumulating on my exhaust header on my 787, the thing ran like a champ so i wasnt really concerned and i figured it was because i had it tuned rich (i figure it will last longer that way) well while reading a how to on tuning raves i noticed they...
  5. L

    Newbie here with 2 96 GTX seadoos and need a little help/advice!

    Okay sorry if I dont have all the terms and such right but I got in a barter/trade 2 1996 Seadoo GTX's on a double trailer. they are very clean and what i thought to be low hours. One of which has 110 hrs and the other 76hrs. One of them has the Rossier high performance exhaust system on it also...
  6. J

    RAVE valves question

    Hey guys I'm new here so bare with me. I know this has probably been asked a lot but which way does the bellowed edge of the rave valve face? Towards the piston?
  7. P

    Rave Valves leaking water

    alot of water seems to be coming out of the rave valves. I just got a rebuilt SBT engine and put it in the water and there is water coming out of the bottom of the valve. It was alot of sluggish oil mixx at first but now its just water. Ideas? bad gasket? Should water even be coming through...
  8. K

    Seadoo xp limited 1999 not giving full power like it did!

    Still running and starting great, goes quite fast too. But will not rev as high or pic revs up at the same rate it did. Could this be something to do with the reed/rave valves? The best way I can describe it is that it feels like riding a motocross bike without the power bands...it seems to...