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    Re: Can't get enough of all craigslist jokers!

    That one is worth archive
    https://archive.is/joZ1p
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    Re: Polaris PRO 785 1999 Carbs and fuel info

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    For 99, should be the same for all of them.
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    Re: Looking to buy my first stand up

    That is an extremely good price on an SJ, even if it's in rough cosmetic shape. If this was a choice between a Kawasaki 750 stand up and a Superjet, it'd be a very difficult decision as they're both...
  4. Re: Cometic vs Gasket Technology vs Winderosa gaskets - Opinions

    I always go with Cometic. Never had any issues and been using them for years. It's always better to spend more on better gaskets, an air leak can be fatal.

    I know Winderosa carb rebuild kits...
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    Re: Wish List for a Four Stroke Superjet

    4 strokes are the cancer killing personal watercraft.
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    Re: 1999 785 pro brand new from 1999 just puchased

    I use Klotz for everything, always better to use expensive oil on these boats to keep them running, fixing them is not good. I have some pitting in a connecting rod and have to redo the crank. Can't...
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    Re: 1999 785 pro brand new from 1999 just puchased

    480lbs, 140hp. Make sure you run premium fuel only, and try and avoid ethanol gas.

    This thing will probably beat you up, you can trim it up all the way to take some of the bite out of it and it'll...
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    Re: 1999 785 pro brand new from 1999 just puchased

    That's an awesome find. And you're so close too, I'm jealous.
    My pro is down for a while, rebuild crank, redo top end, parts not for another month.
    Post some pics of the inside. There may be...
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    Re: When did Yamaha start selling junk?

    I dunno, I just got done riding some Arctic Cat UTVs, and I have to say that those things are some stamped out plastic death cans. I think some of these bad design decisions Yamaha makes and the poor...
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    Re: Can't get enough of all craigslist jokers!

    Whoever buys that or $6k needs a fully reinforced hole.
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    Re: When did Yamaha start selling junk?

    A long time ago, decades ago, my dad raced motorcross. He bought a brand new Yamaha, did a jump, and the frame cracked. He brought it back to the dealer and they told him to pound sand.

    I love my...
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    Re: 750 sx upgrade questions

    Take a feeler gauge and check clearance between the impeller and the wear ring. Look up clearance, I don't know off hand what it is on 750 kaws.

    I had a big gap in my sj wear ring and impeller, a...
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    Re: picked up a 2nd 95 sl750 for $600US

    Check ebay, they're worth a lot more parted out. Though SL 750 was my first ski, I hate to see them killed off. I rode it constantly in the era of $1.20 gas, several times a week at least. We sold it...
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    Re: Riding tips for new stand up owner

    If you want to figure out if you're goofy or regular, close your eyes and have someone you trust push you backward or forward just enough to have your foot go forward but not make you fall down....
  15. Re: VX110 Impeller housing - Which aftermarket brand to choose ?

    Those aftermarket ones don't last nearly as long, and out of all the skis I've ever worked on, assembling the pump on Yamaha is the worst.

    I don't know what your situation is because you're...
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    Re: 1992 SuperJet Information

    That's a really good offer, I'd go for it. I've had my SJ for about two years and Had a 750 SXI long before that. I haven't really had a problem with the ski itself.

    Only thing I know that is a...
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    Re: Updated price! 1998 Victor Sheldon WF motor

    You might want to add $399 to your price so you can embed photobucket links :wink:
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    Re: JS550 "running away"

    They rev up and out of control if they are sucking air in from anywhere. It can be the crank seals, but it can also be other places. You should check the cases for leaks, carb mounting and gaskets...
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    Re: Jet Ski Restore - What Paint?

    Urethane paint. Two part is more durable, but it's a lot more work. There's a lot of different brands, and they can be sprayed or "tipped and rolled".
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    Re: Kawasaki SC project

    Sounds like it's too lean down low. I always run a little rich, better to replace spark plugs than piston rings.

    I'd bump up the bottom jet a size or two. Adjusting the low speed screw and jet...
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    Re: 89 js550 only runs on primer

    I had a similar problem, an ancient fuel filter was falling apart and clogged the internal filter in the carb.
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    Re: Can't get enough of all craigslist jokers!

    "that doesn't seem so bad, maybe it was just a phone auto-correct"

    oh my god he actually wrote "must cell" on the sign.

    http://archive.is/IS2Or
  23. Re: cavitation....wear ring or impeller? I'm a newb

    They can wear out. I had a pretty huge gap on my SJ and replacing the wear ring helped a fair amount.

    GP800 is going to be sort of a dog out of the hole, a lot of yam sit downs are.
  24. Thread: NastyNic

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    NastyNic

    I ordered a pipe for my 750 sxi from NastyNic. He shipped super fast and it was well packaged, got exactly what I ordered. First time I ordered something from PWCT classified from someone I couldn't...
  25. Re: R&D Snail Aftermarker exhaust with R&D manifold 650/750 Sx sxi

    I'm interested but I'm not seeing how it fits in an 750 SXI. Does it use the stock waterbox too? Where does this pipe hit hard? I'm pretty interested, been looking for a pipe in this price range.
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    Re: Sheered intake grate and ride plate bolts

    Just spend the time to remove the bolts and put new ones in, you just need an extractor kit, it's not that bad. You will be upset if your ride plate and intake grate sinks to the bottom of the lake...
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    Re: Waveblaster 1 title/Hin Tag

    Hey friend I have a WB1 title on a junk hull send me your personal information via PM, friend.
  28. Re: FS: BRAND NEW Kawasaki 650 9-17 Standard Impeller

    Do you think this is overkill for a 750 x2 with a pipe and some mods?
  29. Thread: Sxr Ultra! 1200

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    Re: Sxr Ultra! 1200

    I've been watching this thread, it's an interesting build. I want to see how it runs and if those pistons being sideways will do something weird with how it rides. I always kind of wanted to see this...
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    Re: Awlgrip paint job

    Interlux Perfection is polyurethane and the Rustoleum is Alkyd. Two part polyurethane is usually considered the best by Alkyd isn't bad and it's still good.

    Just be careful with this stuff, both...
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    Re: Awlgrip paint job

    Yeah, after I came back and read my post I realized I made it sound like the paint shouldn't be in water for more than a few hours.

    I'm going to do my sailboat and my 750 sxi, I'll post pictures...
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    Re: Awlgrip paint job

    I am talking about leaving it in for days or even weeks. I probably should have been clearer. To leave it in for a couple days should be fine. But if you're going to leave it there for a week or so...
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    Re: Awlgrip paint job

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    Here's my before and after. It was my first time tipping and rolling. I put it on way too thick and didn't use enough thinner, and the wind picked up in the afternoon and blew...
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    Re: Corrective lenses while riding.

    I have a pair of prescription sunglasses with floaters on the back. I've lost them in the lake but they still float.
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    Re: Can't get enough of all craigslist jokers!

    You guys can just copy paste the URL of the craigslist (or ebay or whatever) into this site http://archive.is/ and then copy the archive.is link over and it will save a version of the page as is for...
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    Re: Problem Replacing Starter 2000 XL800

    It's always easier to just buy the gaskets and rip parts off the ski. I used to think I was clever not removing things when I was younger. Now I just remove whatever is in my way, buy the gaskets to...
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    Re: Can't get enough of all craigslist jokers!

    Kind of feel sorry for that guy

    What a nice friend.
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    Re: 750sx Factory Limited pipe

    I'm somewhat interested, what's the difference between limited and mod chambers? Specially with performance. I searched a bit and didn't find a good answer.
  39. Re: 650/750/800/900 basement sale trying to free up space

    What are those pipes for? Any pipes for a 750 sxi laying around?
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    Re: Want to block off oil injection

    No, those kits are really easy, and they're cheap. It's not worth it trying to do your own thing. Just buy the kit for $10, put it on, and forget about it.

    Just make sure you block off the old...
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    Re: Got a good one for the experts

    This is a major shot in the dark, but it could be a loose electrical connection somewhere. I had a loose negative ground going to the engine mounts on a ski once, it did something similar to what you...
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    Re: 750sx Factory Limited pipe

    Does this work on 750 SXI too?
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    Re: Help me buy my first set of PWC's

    A superjet and a 750 SXI or SXR. :scratchch
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    Re: Superjet/300sx hybrid

    That's a really cool build. I always liked the top decks of the early Kaws, and merging it with a nice Superjet bottom was an awesome idea. Looks like an awesome machine.
  45. Thread: 1997 Pro 785

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    Re: 1997 Pro 785

    The pro is an extremely fun boat, and they won't make one like it ever again. If you can't get it running, I am in southern Wisconsin, I'd gladly come pick it up as a parts boat, even for a little...
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