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    Cavitation with Solas 12-18/R&D Grate/ R&D Cone ---- Any Suggestions?

    Went from bone stock to:

    Solas 12/18
    Solas Anti Cavitation Cone
    R&D Intake Grate

    I feel like I lost some low end grunt, especially doing full throttle, low speed donuts, etc. It feels a bit sluggish and is cavitating out of the hole. Wonder if the cone is really worth it with the QSTS trim system?

    It handles like it is on rails though.


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    I also have a pump plug kit to install this week. I am betting the R&D is taking in so much water that it is creating cavitation. Would you agree or disagree?
    Last edited by Ski Hacks MG; 06-17-2013 at 10:10 AM.

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    How big of a job was it to replace the impeller? Did you do it yourself?

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    former sea doo owner, will never own one again

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    Yes, I posted the step by step in your thread.

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    I just spoke with R&D and he also mentioned that I should seal the intake to the hull. Unless I missed that step in the instructions, does this need a bead of silicone around it to properly perform?

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