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Old 05-31-2011, 12:49 PM   #1
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Need help fast (Jetski)

I have a huge get togeather wensday on a local island and my only transportation for the girlfriend and myself is my jetski. Problem cranked it every other day intill January of this year then let it sit. Tried cranking it last week and it was a no go. Battery charge is 13.2 volts. cleaned the carbs with acid chem dip. Its not the starter because its turning over it just wont crank?? Its a 2002 yamaha xl700 waverunner. Im thinking the spark plugs but what else could there be?
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Old 05-31-2011, 12:51 PM   #2
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check for spark first. Is it carbureted or FI?
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check for spark first. Is it carbureted or FI?
Carbureted.
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Old 05-31-2011, 12:55 PM   #5
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and 2stroke right? If yes, go to spark plugs first.
this, starting it up and not blowing it out can cause the plugs to foul if it's not jetted properly.
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this, starting it up and not blowing it out can cause the plugs to foul if it's not jetted properly.
Its 2 stroke okay after I get the spark plugs out. How do I check this?
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Its 2 stroke okay after I get the spark plugs out. How do I check this?
pull the plugs, if they are black and wet, they're fouled. Replace them and see if she starts.

2 strokes generally like to be ran hard, I would recommend for the winter just draining all the gas out, disconnecting the battery, and storing it in a dry place. No need to start it up all the time.
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gas spark air compression, you need all of them to run, find out what you are missing.
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Okay they had oil looking fluid on them imma switch em out and hope it works thanks guys!
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Okay they had oil looking fluid on them imma switch em out and hope it works thanks guys!
$20 says it starts right up
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$20 says it starts right up
I hope your right I'll let you know in a few hours!
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please oh please just tell me if it starts
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