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Skipper
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Registered: ‎07-28-2018
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G2 Suddenly Shudders and Cuts out no fault codes

Hi there my 300HP G2 102hrs runs as smooth as silk. Was out today doing 4000Rpm for about 25 minutes then cranked it to 5000Rpm and within 30 seconds it starts Choking, vibrating and cuts out. No fault Codes. Tried to resart bit sound very very rough and cuts out again. Ant clues as to what may be wrong??

Captain
Posts: 22
Registered: ‎08-11-2011

Re: G2 Suddenly Shudders and Cuts out no fault codes

Sounds like it's running out of fuel at high demand. Check fuel system pressure and vacuum. Is it a new boat or re-power? If latter you may need to replace old fuel-system.

Skipper
Posts: 6
Registered: ‎07-28-2018

Re: G2 Suddenly Shudders and Cuts out no fault codes

new engine. Thanks for that I was hoping a minor fuel issue

 

 

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Skipper
Posts: 6
Registered: ‎07-28-2018

Re: G2 Suddenly Shudders and Cuts out no fault codes

nut it also cuts out on idle now

Admiral
Posts: 7,116
Registered: ‎07-14-2011

Re: G2 Suddenly Shudders and Cuts out no fault codes

 

 

As you probably realized, it is time your motor should be checked out right away by an Evinrude dealer. It could be something as simple as contaminated fuel or a fuel delivery problem or something more technical.

 

 

 


"There is never just one thing wrong with a boat";
                    -- Travis McGee, main character in a book series by John D. McDonald 


 



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Skipper
Posts: 6
Registered: ‎07-28-2018

Re: G2 Suddenly Shudders and Cuts out no fault codes

yep got it booked in for tomorrow thanks again. Just wanted a heads up on what the problem is before i get conned into rebuilding the engine or something silly like that

 

Skipper
Posts: 10
Registered: ‎09-04-2018

Re: G2 Suddenly Shudders and Cuts out no fault codes

Sounds like water in the fuel to me ... but not privy to what sensors that puppy might have ...