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Any help with a ballast tank for a 2008 Malibu Wakesetter VLX? My tank on the left side will fill up but won’t drain? I can hear it running on the fill up but nothing happens when I push the drain button. Any help step by step is appreciated! 

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more than likely your drain pump has failed, new one linked above should be the replacement.  You will find it at the very rear of the boat, under a little box, or the rear floor lifts up after a couple screws come out. Finding the screws is the hard part.  There should also be a 5 amp blade style fuse under the dash for it.  that is going to be blown too.  We keep spares of both around, should be a 10 minute fix, after you figure it out the first time.

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I've got a similiar issue on my 2011 VLX. The ballast tank will fill, but not drain. I located the pump and confirmed that it still works, but I don't have power to the pump. I looked and couldn't locate an additional fuse panel. Any suggestions? 

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