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Forum: Formula
08-21-2020, 11:27 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 170
Posted By Skirby12

Thanks for the info. I have the base. Was hoping...

Thanks for the info. I have the base. Was hoping to just get threaded piece that comes up out of the base if possible. I got one off of an 87 311 but it was different
Forum: Formula
08-20-2020, 06:35 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 170
Posted By Skirby12

1990 242ss sink faucet. Where to buy

Hi everyone

wanted to see where I can buy the faucet for the sink for my boat? It was missing when I bought it. Any ideas?

thank you
Forum: General Q & A
07-16-2020, 08:35 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 909
Posted By Skirby12

i talked to my engine builder and the pistons...

i talked to my engine builder and the pistons they used with those heads they calculated the compression ratio to be 9.56 to 1. Fired it up for the first time yesterday and is running good. Only...
Forum: General Q & A
07-10-2020, 06:58 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 909
Posted By Skirby12

Not sure if pics will help or not. I can probably...

Not sure if pics will help or not. I can probably use the small pic idea to get a measurement of threads if needed. Also can look for date code with inspection camera. Thatís how I got the casting...
Forum: General Q & A
07-10-2020, 06:55 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 909
Posted By Skirby12

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1st photo of spark plug hole...
Forum: General Q & A
07-10-2020, 06:35 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 909
Posted By Skirby12

Hi BillK yea having the old plugs would...

Hi BillK

yea having the old plugs would definitely make this easier. I can take a pic of the spark plug hole tonight and post. The plug I bought to test is a t44xls I believe and it threads in....
Forum: General Q & A
07-09-2020, 07:11 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 909
Posted By Skirby12

Casting number is 3872702. I bought a plug that...

Casting number is 3872702. I bought a plug that has the 13/16Ē hex and it threads into the head but itís not a marine plug. I just want to make sure I put the right plugs in. Any help would be...
Forum: General Q & A
07-09-2020, 08:30 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 909
Posted By Skirby12

I will get casting number when I get home from...

I will get casting number when I get home from work.
the problem is I havenít had engine that long. I bought it last year as a low hour rebuilt engine. Lasted 10 hours and had major issues. Sent...
Forum: General Q & A
07-09-2020, 07:31 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 909
Posted By Skirby12

BBC Spark plug help. Not MR43t

Hi everyone. Wondering if someone can help me find the right marine spark plug. Just had my engine rebuilt. Itís a gen iv Mercruiser but the head castings come back as late 60ís and the typical MR43t...
Forum: Formula
08-09-2019, 12:48 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 691
Posted By Skirby12

Thanks guys!! Havenít had any time to do...

Thanks guys!! Havenít had any time to do anything with it. Was hoping to get more than 3 weeks out of the season but I think a break from working on it will do me some good. Lol. Thereís always next...
Forum: Formula
08-05-2019, 08:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 691
Posted By Skirby12

242 saga continues

Hi all
Figured I would send another update. After all the work I did over the winter replacing the engine and many other parts while the engine was out it looks like a very short season. Plagued...
Forum: Formula
07-21-2019, 09:13 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 875
Posted By Skirby12

So weíve been out a couple times for trial runs....

So weíve been out a couple times for trial runs. Been towed in twice. Oil leak twice. Yesterday ran fine for about 3 hours. Did about 20 miles and another oil leak surfaced. Made it back to the mouth...
Forum: Formula
07-11-2019, 05:53 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 875
Posted By Skirby12

Thank you for the great info. Iím going to look...

Thank you for the great info. Iím going to look into both of those parts. The sender I ordered is on back order. Fired up the boat 2 days ago and itís running great. Should be in the water this...
Forum: Formula
07-07-2019, 09:57 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 875
Posted By Skirby12

Thank you for the reply. I found a VDO...

Thank you for the reply. I found a VDO replacement that is the same length so I just ordered it. 11Ē long 0-90 ohm. VDO 224-228 is the part number in case someone else needs one. Tank was 11 1/2Ē...
Forum: Formula
07-07-2019, 07:45 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 875
Posted By Skirby12

What type of replacement fuel tank sender for 1990 242ss

Hi everyone. Engine is back in the boat. Hopefully starting it tomorrow. Last year I noticed my fuel gauge was not accurate so I want to replace my sending unit. I was going to order a replacement...
Forum: Formula
06-28-2019, 10:50 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,536
Posted By Skirby12

Great info on this forum and great people. I am...

Great info on this forum and great people. I am finally getting my engine back in tomorrow. Weather here has been horrible but hoping to be in the water for the 4th much needed therapy
Forum: Wanted
05-22-2019, 05:26 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 398
Posted By Skirby12

Ttt

Ttt
Forum: Wanted
05-19-2019, 07:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 398
Posted By Skirby12

Ok. I appreciate it. I found a set of freshwater...

Ok. I appreciate it. I found a set of freshwater manifolds with 50 hours of use that I might buy tomorrow but was hoping to buy with risers all in one package
Forum: Wanted
05-19-2019, 07:06 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 398
Posted By Skirby12

What tails do you have? Any pics? Also fresh or...

What tails do you have? Any pics? Also fresh or salt water? Have cash in to ready to purchase
Forum: Wanted
05-19-2019, 07:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 398
Posted By Skirby12

I did try him. He only had manifolds but no...

I did try him. He only had manifolds but no tails. I was hoping he did because heís within driving distance from me
Forum: Wanted
05-19-2019, 04:49 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 398
Posted By Skirby12

Ttt. Need to buy something soon. Money in hand....

Ttt. Need to buy something soon. Money in hand. There has to be something out there
Forum: Wanted
05-16-2019, 04:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 398
Posted By Skirby12

Looking for Stainless Marine exhaust

Hi everyone. Looking for Stainless Marine exhaust for my Formula 242. 454 with mild cam and bravo1. Prefer longer tails with brackets for cables. Seeing whatís out there

thanks in advance
Forum: Swap Shop
05-06-2019, 06:46 PM
Forum: Swap Shop
05-02-2019, 08:58 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 424
Posted By Skirby12

454 stock manifolds and risers. Brand new in boxes

Have 1 pair of Sierra manifolds and risers for sale. Purchased for a Gen 4 Mercruiser 454. Comes complete with gaskets and mounting hardware. Brand new. Never used. 2 boxes opened to make sure they...
05-01-2019, 07:42 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,381
Posted By Skirby12

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