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Forum: Ballast 06-21-2021, 11:36 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 507
Posted By D2Dominator
Update: After further review, I was getting three...

Update: After further review, I was getting three blinks when the pump stopped. I think this is a pump error (maybe overheat trip?).

I swapped the pumps connections at the timer harness and ran...
Forum: Ballast 06-17-2021, 11:43 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 507
Posted By D2Dominator
2010 Xstar Ballast Timers not updating: Viper BIG

Good Morning Everyone,

Is there a procedure for sending the ballast timer configuration from the BIG screen to the actual timers? I have them set for 10 Port, 13 KGB, and 12 Starboard but only the...
Forum: Ballast 06-16-2021, 03:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 463
Posted By D2Dominator
Noticeably lower than what? ;) This generation...

Noticeably lower than what? ;)

This generation xstar is so low to the water off plane to begin with, with the additional 1000+ in the bow its barely above the water. Its not a problem unless you...
Forum: Ballast 06-16-2021, 09:00 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 463
Posted By D2Dominator
Morning All. After a week or so of...

Morning All.

After a week or so of experimenting, I came to the conclusion that my poor tracking (light squirrely rudder) was likely caused by a rudder that was too neutral.

I filed (hand file 4-5...
Forum: Engine / Drive Train 06-16-2021, 08:52 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 146
Posted By D2Dominator
That has been my experience on all the engines...

That has been my experience on all the engines I've worked on which is why I'm so perplexed. I removed the serpentine belt and spun all of the pulleys to listen/feel for rubbing and everything felt...
Forum: Engine / Drive Train 06-15-2021, 04:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 146
Posted By D2Dominator
I am leaning that way... But I cannot justify...

I am leaning that way... But I cannot justify throwing money at a pump if it isn't the problem. Have you ever run across this kind of noise? Its so random, its hard to guess what it could be or where...
Forum: Engine / Drive Train 06-15-2021, 03:55 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 146
Posted By D2Dominator
LY6: Potential Circulating pump?

Good Afternoon everyone,

I've recently converted my LY6 to the dual thermostat system to control the idle temp runaway that happens with these machines... but prior and post update, I noticed a bit...
Forum: Ballast 06-03-2021, 03:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 463
Posted By D2Dominator
Willy, The steering wheel becomes very light...

Willy,

The steering wheel becomes very light (easily moved) and the inputs don't seem to be directly correlated with the boats movements; its hard to keep the boat moving straight. This causes...
Forum: Electrical 05-29-2021, 10:05 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 11,732
Posted By D2Dominator
Wink DM me your email and I will send it along. Just...

DM me your email and I will send it along. Just return the favor in the future! ;)

D2
Forum: Electrical 05-18-2021, 11:27 AM
Replies: 242
Views: 110,134
Posted By D2Dominator
I used: WEMA USA IMCR-WS Quartz Clock. Matched...

I used:

WEMA USA IMCR-WS Quartz Clock.

Matched decently, and got rid of the shattered gauge look.

https://www.amazon.com/WEMA-USA-IMCR-WS-Quartz-Clock/dp/B00YBOWZPE

D2
Forum: Ballast 05-18-2021, 09:28 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 471
Posted By D2Dominator
I had the same issue with my 2002 Xstar that was...

I had the same issue with my 2002 Xstar that was outfitted with the manifold ballast system. The problem ended up being the check valves for the empty circuit were leaking causing the pumps to pull...
Forum: Ballast 05-10-2021, 02:10 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 463
Posted By D2Dominator
I'd have to imagine that a 2010 would have the...

I'd have to imagine that a 2010 would have the updated rudder... is there a resource on here to see which I would have?

With the extra weight of the bags out back, and the bigger Engine, I'm...
Forum: Ballast 05-10-2021, 10:32 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 463
Posted By D2Dominator
Gen 2 Star: Tracking poorly with ballast biased towards the bow

Good Morning Crew.

2010 Star - 6.0L: 900lbs piggyback in each rear locker, wake makers front piggyback.

With the stock and PB ballasts full, the boat feels and tracks normally. When we run a 750lb...
Forum: Electrical 04-12-2021, 12:45 PM
Replies: 459
Views: 338,569
Posted By D2Dominator
The way I see it, you have two options: 1. Snake...

The way I see it, you have two options:

1. Snake a new ground next to the other wiring harness if you need to replace the cable.
2. Take your existing ground, terminate it at a bus bar near the...
Forum: Electrical 04-08-2021, 05:55 PM
Replies: 459
Views: 338,569
Posted By D2Dominator
No problem, we've all been there. I would run...

No problem, we've all been there.

I would run the house cable that is connected to that breaker (you probably want to confirm, I don't know how your boat was configured) as well as any amps, stereo...
Forum: Electrical 04-08-2021, 04:09 PM
Replies: 459
Views: 338,569
Posted By D2Dominator
Couple things here: - The whole purpose of...

Couple things here:

- The whole purpose of installing the BS ACR is to eliminate or lessen the chance that you are stuck without enough power to turn off the engine. Your starter battery should only...
Forum: Electrical 04-06-2021, 11:42 AM
Replies: 459
Views: 338,569
Posted By D2Dominator
This is going back a bit in my memory bank... but...

This is going back a bit in my memory bank... but maybe it will spark some conversation. The load that could be "Parasitic" would be better better managed with a switch externally to the kit IMO....
Forum: Storage / Winterization 11-16-2020, 06:36 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,143
Posted By D2Dominator
Pour half a gallon of antifreeze into the vent of...

Pour half a gallon of antifreeze into the vent of each of the three tanks. Bump the empty switch until pink comes out of through-hull for each tank.

D2


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Forum: Storage / Winterization 10-25-2020, 06:04 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,392
Posted By D2Dominator
Food for thought: I dumped 9 gallons of RV fluid...

Food for thought:

I dumped 9 gallons of RV fluid in a large Rubbermaid under the exhaust ports. Put the pickup into that tub, and ran the circulating RV fluid. Temps stayed right around 160 as I ran...
Forum: Storage / Winterization 10-06-2020, 03:54 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,866
Posted By D2Dominator
Thank you for following up! This forum seems to...

Thank you for following up!

This forum seems to have gone very quiet in the last few months...

D2
Forum: For Sale: Boats 10-02-2020, 07:35 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,335
Posted By D2Dominator
Great talk guys. Posts removed.

Great talk guys. Posts removed.
Forum: For Sale: Boats 10-02-2020, 07:26 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,335
Posted By D2Dominator
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Forum: Storage / Winterization 09-30-2020, 02:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 7,088
Posted By D2Dominator
Based on your pictures, I believe you have your...

Based on your pictures, I believe you have your "transmission cooler" and "heat exchanger" backwards...

The "Closed AF Lines" are likely the oil lines from the transmission... The raw water pump is...
Forum: Storage / Winterization 09-29-2020, 01:06 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,392
Posted By D2Dominator
Good thoughts on the heater core. In terms of...

Good thoughts on the heater core.

In terms of the RV fluid, I was considering having the pickup in a trough that catches all of the exhaust output and letting that run while it warms up. While this...
Forum: Storage / Winterization 09-29-2020, 10:44 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,392
Posted By D2Dominator
Here is my proposed order of drainage operations...

Here is my proposed order of drainage operations for Winterization:

1. Remove the Brass caps from the block drain hoses
2. Remove the Red Hoses indicated below to drain exhaust...
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