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Question: 1996 Cobalt 232 w/ base 7.4/454 engine and Bravo 1

Old 05-30-2018, 01:56 PM
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Question: 1996 Cobalt 232 w/ base 7.4/454 engine and Bravo 1 outdrive, what is real world top speed? thanks

I'm looking at this boat which is in very good condition and would like the +/- opinions. How does the invocative transom/hull design effect the boat running?
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Old 05-30-2018, 02:01 PM
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post your question on fb www.facebook.com/groups/cobaltboats

recently purchased a cobalt 233 with 5.7 efi,
runs very good in lake erie conditions
very well made

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Old 05-30-2018, 05:22 PM
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Lots of prejudice in my message. We have a 2000 Cobalt 226 with a 7.4 MPI with a Bravo 3. 26P Silent Choice exhaust. Cool air and water with a little chop 63 mph on GPS. That was with a 1/2 tank of fuel. Cobalt boats starting I believe in the 1980’s are 100% composite. That mean no rot anywhere. Our boat is 18 years old has 560 hours and I have yet tighten one bolt or screw. They are rock solid. Go to the cobalt website and down load the brochure on you boat. It is 100 % true.
If you like the boat make sure you have a survey done. It is worth every penny as you may know boats cost lots of money and it could end up costing you more with unforeseen repairs

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