Why is my jet ski smoking?

Is it normal for a jet ski to smoke?

Jet skis will smoke under normal operation if you have a 2 stroke engine. If you have a 4 stroke, smoking is a sign of something being wrong. The color of smoke can tell you a lot about what is wrong with your jet ski and point you in the right direction of a fix. The most common causes of smoking jet skis are.

Why is my jet ski blowing white smoke?

If there is white smoke coming from the exhaust port, this is normal. It is simply steam, since all boats have a water cooled exhaust system. Water is injected into the hot exhaust to cool it down and it comes out the back as white steam.

What happens if you put too much oil in a jet ski?

The problems overfilled oil usually cause are: 1. The overfill backs up through the oil separator breathing hose into the air box and ruins the air filter. Even a little oil on the filter will degrade performance, and new filters tend to be expensive.

Why is my jet ski not going fast?

If your jet ski revs but won’t go, the first culprit most likely is something was sucked up in the impeller. This typically is some seaweed, rope, or other item. Take the ski out of the water and do an inspection. The second most likely item would be the wear ring is bad.

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Do Sea Doo seats float?

You need to add your model and year of your seadoo to your avatar, so we know which seat your talking about… Most seats will float till they sink… put yours in the water and see what happens.

Does a Jet Ski have an air filter?

There’s no air filter, just the flame arrester. It’s important for you to get that ski out on the water for a minimum 30 minute ride ASAP to get as much water out of the engine as possible, you don’t have much time if there’s still water inside it will corrode the moving engine parts.

How do you seafoam a jet ski?

Pulled this off the Seafoam site, under 2 Stroke engines. To clean carburetor bowl and jets, add 2 oz. Sea Foam to each gallon of gas oil mix. Sea Foam slowly re-liquefies old fuel and oil varnish residue deposits to clear passages and restore normal functionality.