All rights reserved. fishingislife24 35,329 views 3:01 How To Trim Your Boat - Basics Of Boat Trim - Duration: 4:13. The gage is full up all the time because the lever never touches the outdrive... newt posted 05-19-2009 04:28 PM ET (US) My bad. have a peek here
Thank you all in advance for doing your part in helping iboats run a smooth ship. I found the following post on another board which may help in your testing adventures: you test the trim gauge by grounding out the send terminal on the gauge to see Daniel Scheer 151,939 views 20:53 CMC POWER TRIM AND TILT INSTALLATION - Duration: 9:28. Change meter to resistance.
If the switch voltages are as they are supposed to be then go to the trim/tilt pump assy. Watch This!! - Duration: 11:51. Autoplay When autoplay is enabled, a suggested video will automatically play next.
jimh posted 05-18-2009 05:56 PM ET (US) I show a schematic diagram with annotations of the trim gauge circuit used with most OMC or BRP motors in http://continuouswave.com/ubb/Forum6/HTML/002089.html I have unbolted the sensor and see no way to adjust it. Replacing the switches requires removal of the drive and bell housing. Trim Gauge Not Working Mercury OMC 4.3 Hey Ab, The trim sensor on the OMC is on the starboard side of the drive.
The ground seems good. Omc Trim Gauge Wiring Diagram The Port switch is the Trim Limit Switch. It does not send 12 volts thru it,it works on ohm readings.
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OMC 4.3 Is this inside or outside? 1987 Wellcraft Elite 220 Comment Cancel Post abqrb2000 Cadet Join Date: Jun 2007 Posts: 29 #5 June 5th, 2007, 09:32 PM Re: My trim Omc Cobra Trim Sensor Either it out of adjustment or the arm has rotated on the shaft. Typical merc problem. Did you check the switches with an ohmmeter?
This plug can vibrate loose and cause your problem. check over here The Trim Limit Switch prevents the driver from 'over-trimming" the outdrive while under way. Omc Cobra Trim Sender Pull it off and see if the pins are clean and not corroded; reconnect it. Omc Cobra Trim Sending Unit If the arm is not touching in the down position the sender is bad or the arm has rotated on the sender shaft.
Customer: replied4 years ago. navigate here Thanks __________________At the moment Boatless! OMC 4.3 I definitely found the spring loaded lever. The outdrive never really comes in contact with the arm. Boat Trim Gauge Not Working
Is there any secret to checking these out other than just checking the connections ?I am moderate to low on electrical stuff - but will give it a try if I The senders are pre-wired from the factory with new wires. Previous Topic | Next Topic Print Tweet Reply × Insert Photos Web address (URL) Image URL If your URL is correct, you'll see an image preview here. http://techese.net/trim-gauge/trim-gauge-not-working.html Am I looking at the right place? __________________At the moment Boatless!
The switches are prone to damage from water intrusion. Omc King Cobra Trim Sending Unit click here Ask Your Own Boat Question Expert: Jason replied4 years ago. I need to do some preventive maintenance I'm sure.
Close Yeah, keep it Undo Close This video is unavailable. The trim gauge has never worked since I bought two years ago. Get you some aluminum angle and make the sensor function as you think it should. Trim Gauge Not Working Volvo Penta You need a new sending unit here is a link to the parts of your drive.
Std trouble shooting 101 here. Smithsm posted 05-21-2009 12:03 PM ET (US) JimH--[Thanks] again. The resistance of the connection depends on how much surface area is in contact. this contact form If necessary, trace the wires to the front of the engine near the slave solenoid.
OMC 4.3 The leg is spring loaded and attached to the puck. Category Howto & Style License Standard YouTube License Show more Show less Loading... The grease is called a di-electric grease because it does not conduct electricity and can withstand a lot of voltage without conducting. Thanks in advance.....I'm not versed on the OMC stuff, but believe it should be like the Mercs, as far as trim gauge is concerned.
Smithsm posted 05-21-2009 08:03 AM ET (US) JimH is correct - the motor is tilting but the guage is not working.Before I go into full blown trouble shooting Ask an Expert Car Questions Boat Questions How JustAnswer Works: Ask an Expert Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Expert: Tan replied4 years ago. The arm is there, that is what i am pushing on....
E-TEC Owners Group along with Barnacle Bills Marine does not endorse or make any claims to their safety or performance. experience with complete engine repairs both inboard/outboard and MerCruiser Certified Technician. My Engine blows Steam from the Exhaust Why do I hear a "clakity" sound while at idle? The TRAILER UP switch also connects the RED wire to the BLUE wire.
I am semi competent and can certainly follow a trouble shooting guide. Remove them, clean them and the terminals. Clean the small brass contact points with solvent and a pencil eraser until shiny; repack w/ 2-4-C grease and reinstall by aligning reference marks." Fix minor things (replace wear items for Jessica Jae 574,403 views 12:39 Replace Mercruiser Transom Switches WITHOUT removing lower unit - Duration: 14:21.
The slot are all the adjustment there is. It seems to have the white/brown wire for the analog gauge.I haven't gone any further on my new network installation. Smithsm posted 06-17-2009 09:06 AM ET (US) Well what do you know - the trim tab guage is working but is way out of calibration - meaning that Maybe I'll take a look see for the "puck" on the outdrive while getting my boat ready next week and learn something new.
is this the correct position? Below the silver is copper. The OD trim limit switch will only send voltage to the trim/tilt switch in the upward toggle position if the OD limit switch is below the adjusted trim limit that keeps Quick Navigation Mercruiser Sterndrive Archive Top Site Areas Settings Private Messages Subscriptions Who's Online Search Forums Forums Home Forums Forum Rules, Information and Announcements Forum Rules, Announcements and Help Outboard Motors