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by bcassedy
Fri Nov 16, 2018 8:03 am
Forum: Drivetrain
Topic: auto pilot
Replies: 19
Views: 3829

Re: auto pilot

Like Jeff, the "Admiral"'s my auto pilot....


... and she's "more economical" than 1900.00!!! :lol:

Bill
by bcassedy
Wed Oct 31, 2018 10:38 am
Forum: About My Boat Brags
Topic: Help me name her!
Replies: 12
Views: 684

Re: Help me name her!

I like your proposed name!! Nice cover on the back! Bill ps... You'll get asked to include a signature in your posts. Auto signature can be done under your profile. Click on your username. Under profile, choose edit. On left side of screen choose Edit Signature and make the changes you'd like us to ...
by bcassedy
Wed Oct 31, 2018 10:28 am
Forum: Engines
Topic: Gas fillup, dilemma over
Replies: 15
Views: 791

Re: Gas fillup, dilemma over

Carl...

Allstate Marine - 375.00 for 1 carb.
:?

Bill
by bcassedy
Tue Oct 30, 2018 6:51 pm
Forum: Engines
Topic: Gas fillup, dilemma over
Replies: 15
Views: 791

Re: Gas fillup, dilemma over

Thank you all for your comments. By no means should this be the end of the conversation. Please, if you have something to add, let it rip! When it became apparent that there was an issue with my Rochester Quadrajet carb, I asked a marine mechanic friend to rebuild it. After getting a kit, I gave it ...
by bcassedy
Sun Oct 28, 2018 6:48 pm
Forum: Engines
Topic: Gas fillup, dilemma over
Replies: 15
Views: 791

Gas fillup, dilemma over

For those in the know, a question... First, a little background.... I spent too much of this season chasing and taking care of a variety of self inflicted fuel issues.. - water in starboard gas tank and the cleanup, - mechanical fuel pump failure and addressing that in a couple of ways, - carburetor...
by bcassedy
Fri Oct 05, 2018 3:56 pm
Forum: Engines
Topic: Engine oil, transmission fluid and filter types for Chrysler 360
Replies: 9
Views: 715

Re: Engine oil, transmission fluid and filter types for Chrysler 360

So Jeff, would you then recommend a 15w40 High Mileage oil for '88 (original - 1000 hours approx each) 318's?

Asked the "decent shade tree mechanic, but not an expert" guy.
by bcassedy
Wed Sep 26, 2018 7:51 am
Forum: Fresh Water Systems
Topic: Fresh Water Holding Tank Pump
Replies: 21
Views: 3142

Re: Fresh Water Holding Tank Pump

As to "why not just replace the lines..." You certainly could. My thought is that the cleaning process I mentioned is something that probably needs to be done for systems that have sat for long periods of time without benefit of chlorinated water running thru them on a regular basis. And i...
by bcassedy
Tue Sep 25, 2018 12:28 pm
Forum: Fresh Water Systems
Topic: Fresh Water Holding Tank Pump
Replies: 21
Views: 3142

Re: Fresh Water Holding Tank Pump

Are going to keep the current tank and fill & vent lines? If so, consider disconnecting fill line at tank as well as vent line. You will also want to (ugh!!!) disconnect vent line at hull fitting. Why do this??? So you can run a bleach solution soaked rag through both lines SEVERAL TIMES (each t...
by bcassedy
Wed Sep 19, 2018 8:52 am
Forum: Engines
Topic: New owner engine stall issues
Replies: 17
Views: 1620

Re: New owner engine stall issues

BPBoater...

Thanks for the explanation on why to not use automotive chargers. Had always wondered why but never taken the time to investigate - too many boat/home/other projects to do....

... and the remaining time spent trying to rest up from them!! :|

Bill

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