Performance Boats Forum banner

starts

  1. [Question] Old school drag race starts vs. current

    V-Drives
    If you ran 8.30et at 1320 ft in 1984 using the old style starting system, how would it compare to todays 125ft to starting line and 850 ft today. Can it be computed? Thanks for the info from an old school boater.
  2. And a new chapter starts today....

    GN7 On the Dyno
    Took 2 forklifts, lots of cracked concrete, 2 days of set up time but she is in place.......Class is now in session!!!!!!
  3. This is how it starts

    Political Rhetoric
    This isn't THEE one that will start it, but bet your ass the government is "TESTING" to see what the reaction is to be prepared for it when it happens. And it WILL happen. When they can't use their precious EBT cards at the store, they will just take what they want, or get the money by some...
  4. 2006 Mercruiser 496 HO Engine starts, rough idle, stalls Help!!!!

    Outdrives
    Hello, My apology if this questions has been asked many times. I did a search but could not locate an answer. As the title indicates, my 2006 496 HO starts then stalls. I called for service. I was told they had to replace both fuel pumps (Low & high pressure). They contacted me said the boat is...
  5. Need help. 2006 Mercruiser 496HO starts then dies

    Bob Teague
    I'm hoping someone can help me. I'm tired of spending money on services calls and parts with no repair. I recently had both fuel pumps replaced. I was told that my engine was repaired. Yesterday I was excited to go boating after waiting 2 months for repairs. I started the port engine -- good to...
  6. The restoration starts

    V-Drives
    So my Mandella project is now under way and the first order of business is to fill the deck. I'll post pics as I go.
  7. Nostalgia starts at Ming

    V-Drives
    I was talking with another NJBA member tonight and we thought it would be bad ass if NJBA somehow worked in the old "drive it to the rope" starts like in the past. Back when they started from the lagoon and drove to the rope. Just thought it would be cool if it could work out and would be...
  8. nostalgia njba starts

    Jet Boats
    I was talking with another NJBA member tonight and we thought it would be bad ass if NJBA somehow worked in the old "drive it to the rope" starts like in the past. Back when they started from the lagoon and drove to the rope. Just thought it would be cool if it could work out and would be...
  9. A little work to do before the season starts......

    Jet Boats
    last trip of last summer, heading back to the ramp, the motor siezed up at about half throttle with only a slight loss of power as any indicator of something wrong right before she went, on a lake with alot of debis I figured I had some crap in the intake, never had a chance to stop and look...
  10. I need a motor before this season starts!!!

    Parts for Sale
    Looking for a good running BBC all setup ready to put in a boat for less than $3000. Thanks
  11. When it starts at the top, You know your in for it

    Political Rhetoric
    Dropped off my taxes last night , I asked Peggy ( my accountant ) about the I.o.u's . She stated that if you did not have an E file by January 23, You will not have made the cut off and will be recieving a I.o.u . She went on to inform me they where Notified January 21st. I am very curious...
  12. NFL starts tonight!!!!

    PB Open Water
    Glad to see Pro Football starting tonight...Washington vs. NY Giants on nbc.
  13. Water ski racing starts next weekend in Havasu

    PB Open Water
    Ski racing season starts Feb 16 & 17 at the Nautical in Havasu. New classes this year: 60mph & F3 (outboard max hp 160)
Top