And those answers will be specific to your particular issue. 6. Sign in to make your opinion count. He specified solder rather than butt connectors... Reply With Quote 29-06-09,14:31 #8 paultallett View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message Visit Homepage Registered User Join Date Mar 2009 Location At work!! have a peek here
I have meters.Any advice or comments are appreciated. Comment Cancel Post John Carpenter Petty Officer 1st Class Join Date: Nov 2002 Posts: 336 #10 July 21st, 2004, 05:34 PM Re: Alpha 1 Trim Indicator not working This is condensed If the light in the gauge works, this will confirm that the ground is good as well. fishingislife24 35,329 views 3:01 Mercruiser Trim Sender & Limit Switch Replacement - Duration: 11:48.
Loading... I wiggled the wires and the drive started to lower. Posts 77 Re: Mercury trim gauge not working ? You may also have a connection for lights.
You will also need a Hing Pin Tool to remove the bell housing. By continuing to browse our site you agree to our use of data and cookies.Tell me more | Cookie Preferences vBulletin v3.8.8, Copyright ©2000-2016, vBulletin Solutions, Inc. Close X View Mobile Site Jamestown Distributors (800) 497-0010 All Videos How Tos Within Results Click to watch the JD Search Tutorial video & learn all about searching and browsing on Alpha 1 Trim Sender The last time I replaced mine, one did not immediately work because of a lose ground.
Problem is, the needle doesn't move when I lower the unit - it just stays on the "up" position. Watch Queue Queue __count__/__total__ Trim/Tilt Sender Repair Brent Story SubscribeSubscribedUnsubscribe2626 Loading... Check the sending unit that is mounted inside the engine bracket, aft of the transom.
if not replace the gauge.
Have someone sit in the boat and turn on the ignition (do not start the boat), loosen the screws and rotate the sender. Mercury Outboard Trim Gauge Sending Unit Have no other wires connected to the gauge. mine was sticking and not reading correctly...hope this helps 09-02-2009, 09:47 AM #6 Paulzee Junior Member Thread Starter Join Date: Sep 2009 Location: Toronto,Ontario,Canada Posts: 9 Thanks for Thanks guys......I feared it wouldn't be as easy as replacing just the gauge!!
Electronics GPS Navigation Devices and Software Marine VHF Radios and Communications Antennas and Accessories Boat Instrument Systems Fishfinders and Depth Sounders More Electronics... If good test the wire from the sender to grd as you trim the motor up and down,with ohms scale on muilty meter, reading should change as the motor is raised Trim Gauge Not Working Volvo Penta Change meter to resistance. How Does A Boat Trim Gauge Work This is why the new switches are sold with the new wires are already attached at the factory.
The individual trim gauge and the smartcraft gauge? http://techese.net/trim-gauge/trim-gauge-not-working.html Teleflex does not furnish trim gauges for the following outboard engines: Nissan, Tohatsu, Chrysler & pre '95 Force. Anyway, use a voltmeter and see if the gauge is getting 12V+. When you check the gauge with the test light, do you clip on to the ground post then the sender wire, and the test light should come on, right. Boat Trim Gauge Wiring Diagram
Engine Engine Room Steering Systems and Controls Outboard Motors, Parts and Accessories Gauges, Instruments and Fuel Tanks Exhaust Systems Fuel Systems More Engine Room... With the key in the "on" position, you should have 12 plus volts on the "I" or "IGN" terminal on the back of the gauge and, again with the drive trimmed Sign in to add this video to a playlist. Check This Out Sorry Guyjg!
drbrand05-02-2011, 05:53 PMWhat I said previously was wrong. Evinrude Trim Gauge Not Working Replace Your Alpha One Water Pump Replace your Alpha Gen II Water Pump Rebuild your Bravo Raw Water Pump Troubleshoot & Replace your Alpha Shift Cable Troubleshoot & Replace your Bravo My Engine blows Steam from the Exhaust Why do I hear a "clakity" sound while at idle?
Drew Cavanaugh 52,311 views 7:31 trim gauge - teleflex morse - Duration: 3:18. IT'S A TELEFLEX # 59646 Last edited by cocomo; 02-02-2012 at 09:33 PM. Should be 50 ohms or so. Trim Gauge Not Working Yamaha Outboard I can replace the gauge easy enough but can't get at the sender unit with the boat in the water.............Don't know where to start.... [img]/forums/images/graemlins/blush.gif[/img] Regards, Paul.
It's a long time ago now, so I can't remember the detail but I cut the standard wires back and connected them to a junction block fixed to the transom (inside, I am semi competent and can certainly follow a trouble shooting guide. Close Learn more You're viewing YouTube in English (UK). this contact form They will work the same way, irrespective of the type of connector.
To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below. Walleye Message Central > Boats, Motors, Electronics and Trailers > Motors and Props > Trim gauge out of wack PDA : Trim gauge out of wack nebeyes05-01-2011, 08:58 PMHad the boat It's easy. Thanks for that.
I have a Mercruiser 470, 485, 488, 190, 3.7L Engine I have coolant dripping from the front of my engine Can I install a regular Alternator instead of the Stator-Rotor? The sender usually has two wires - brown with white stripe (Yamaha is pink. You can change this preference below. The grease does not alter the connectivity of the conductors, it just keeps water out of them.
Paint Paints Bottom Paint Topside Paint Varnish Primers Sealers Undercoats Teak Oils & Wood Finish More Paints... Jump to content Boat Talk Existing user? Arrrrh!!! Thanks to one Larry Dean."On the Alpha 1 the sender for the trim gauge is on the gimbal housing.
I did not know that. In addition, the gauge requires a ground connection (black wire with gray stripe), and 12 vdc (gray wire) that switches on/off with the key switch. Apparel Boating Apparel Accessories Jackets and Tops Footwear Shirts Pants and Shorts More Apparel...