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05 23LSV sluggish, problems accelerating


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chilesmith

Hey all!

So I took my boat out to Powell last weekend, first run of the season. It started fine idled fine but once I punched it it would only get up to about 2000 RPMS. After messing around a bit I would put the throttle to about half way and it would gradually get up to speed but now and then it would chug a little and sometimes it would chug back down to 2000 RPM's. If I ever pushed the throttle all the way it wouldn't ever get up to speed , only when It was half way and that was only some times. I am draining the fuel tank and replacing the fuel filter before I take it to test again. Anything else I can do while its out of the water to troubleshoot it?

 

thanks

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See if your knock sensor connection is in place.  On the side of the block.  Usually disconnected during winterization.  Some times does not get reconnected.

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