Tip#4 Stranded? Boat won’t start…

Tip #4 – Boat won’t start? Try these things first

 

1. Engine turns over but will not start

A. Check fuel gauge (most gauges are not that accurate)

B. Check safety lanyard/kill switch, reset

C. Call Mike’s Mobile Marine at 218-330-5215, we could possibly help further over the phone

 

2. Engine turns over slow or just clicks

A. Check battery cables for clean (bright/shinny) and tight (wrench/pliers)

B. Jump start with booster pack or jumper cables from another battery. Always hook up pos to red and neg to black making your last connection the black one on the good battery

C. If you have a trolling motor battery just put in place of dead battery

D. Call Mike’s Mobile Marine at 218-330-5215, we could possibly help further over the phone

 

3. Engine will not turn over / makes no noise

A. Move the shifter handle back and forth while trying to start

B. Check battery cables for clean (bright/shinny) and tight (wrench/pliers)

C. Jump start with booster pack or jumper cables from another battery. Always hook up red to pos and black to neg making your last connection the black one on the good battery

D. Call Mike’s Mobile Marine at 218-330-5215, we could possibly help further over the phone

 

Don’t have a mechanical problem…. call us anyway, we’d love to hear from you.   Mike’s Mobile Marine: 218-330-5215