As the qBoat Doctorq in Boating magazine, Allen Berrien helped two generations of readers keep their boats alive and well. Now his practical know-how and wisdom is collected inPowerboat Care and Repair, the only book that focuses on do-it-yourself maintenance and repair of small powerboats. Berrien provides tips on how to avoid and solve a host of common problems, such as electrolysis, pitted gelcoat, and battery failures. He also offers step-by-step guidance on spring commissioning and winterizing; inboard, outboard, and stern driveengine troubleshooting; exterior maintenance; emergency preparedness; and much more.Your engines will also be a lot happier once these changes are made. Their lot in life ... Question: When 1 go over 3, 000 rpm in my Chaparral 234 with a 1993 MerCruiser 5.7-liter Alpha One sterndrive, the temperature goes up. If I continue ... Answer: Your engine has a 143Ad thermostat. Depending ... Answer: 38 CHAPTER 3.
|Title||:||Powerboat Care and Repair|
|Publisher||:||McGraw Hill Professional - 2003-09-09|