Results 1 to 4 of 4
  1. #1

    97 kawa 1100 stx, revs up on land but doesn't in water

    On the trailer the ski revs up and sounds great.
    But in the water i'm lucky if i can a little more than and idle out of it.
    Any suggestions, anyone else ever experience this problem.

    Rc


  2. #2
    wetspot jet ski's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2012
    Location
    Coeur d'Alene, Idaho
    Posts
    10
    On the trailer???? Is the ski in the water on the trailer or do you have the flush kit to it?

    More details please. RPM's will not go higher than an idle on the water or is it speed but high RPM's?

  3. #3
    steve45's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2008
    Location
    Texas
    Posts
    5,008
    +1
    283
    This is pretty typical of a plugged up fuel system. It doesn't take much power to spin the impeller in air, it takes a lot more to spin it in the water.

  4. #4

    Join Date
    Jun 2013
    Location
    Lake Gaston VA/NC
    Posts
    10
    I had an issue like this on my old seadoo. Ended up being a bunch of leaves and debri inside the airbox on top the carbs and flame arrestors from a mouse that made a nest. removed it all and problem solved! cant hurt to check that.

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Similar Threads

  1. '99 kawa 1100 stx bogs on WOT
    By waxsworth in forum Kawasaki PWC Performance (2-stroke)
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 07-08-2014, 01:17 PM
  2. Fuel management on 97 kawa 1100 stx
    By RCMARINE in forum Kawasaki Open Discussion
    Replies: 7
    Last Post: 08-03-2013, 07:14 PM
  3. 97 xp micro touch rev limiter on a 96 xp
    By WBoulton in forum 2-Stroke Performance
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 05-08-2010, 03:06 PM
  4. 97 XP won't rev up HELP!!!
    By jared427 in forum 2-Stroke Performance
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 09-01-2008, 07:19 PM
  5. 97 XP won't rev up HELP!!!
    By jared427 in forum Sea Doo Open Discussion
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 08-25-2008, 12:39 AM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •