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    I have a 2008 RXP-X 255 - bad cylinder for project

    My RXP-X went out on my last month. Puzzled, I took it to my local boat shop/service to see what they could figure out.
    Turns out I have one pitted cylinder (middle one) -- they said it ran too lean and burned. Anyway, not too sure what I am going to do with this PWC.

    Might let it go to someone who has the "know-how" to maybe work on it and have a great machine!

    It is in excellent cond (less one burned cylinder), had SC changed last year at 100 hrs. Currently has @ 113 hours on it now. It has trailer and cover.

    Any suggestions or offers please contact me.

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    Avi8tor's Avatar
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    May 2012
    Greenville, NC
    Did your mechanic say what caused the burned cylinder? Any mods on the ski?

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    Having Fun jp1300r's Avatar
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    Sep 2005
    Looks like the stock injectors in the first picture. Maybe just a clogged injector did it in. Ski sitting with the crap fuel we have nowadays can do that.

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    venice fl.
    Considering it is the middle cylinder I would agree that its likely a bad injector. That is usually the coolest running cylinder.

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    No MODS on ski. Just all stock. Both mechs say it was too lean. May have been from dealer service last summer when I had the SC changed out at 100 hours as recommended. Cannot think of anything else.

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    ...yeah could have been a bad injector! Damn wish I had an extended warranty.

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    Autism Speaks. Its Time To Listen gOt BoOsT's Avatar
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    how much do you want for it as it currently sits?

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    Troy, MO
    If it were mine, I would replace the injectors, have the cylinders honed, install new rings, replace that one piston, and throw a new set of bearings in it. Sucks that it happened though.

    I have 3 stock 2008 RXT-X injetors that I would sell for $105 FIRM, shipped with paypal fees. They have 44 hours on them
    Last edited by Jwall; 10-05-2012 at 09:31 AM.

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    Jacksonville, FL
    i have 3 mint rxpx pistons let me know

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