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Install Oil Sending Unit And Fuel Filter EP #54 || Bayliner Bowrider 175

We replace our Oil Sending Unit, added a Fuel Filter, replace our alternator, and rig up a PVC pipe on our 2004 Bayliner Bowrider 175. We know we have good oil pressure because we have an oil pressure test kit that verified it on this boat. We did take the boat out using only the …

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Install Of Boat Cleats EP #53 || Bayliner Bowrider 175

We think these boat cleats on our Bayliner Bowrider 175 are going to hold up! They didn’t break when I pulled against them with 230lb, and they worked great at the dock during boat testing. The black nylon isn’t going to rust like the old cleats on this Bayliner Bowrider, and they only cost $18. …

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Starting Boat Engine First Time EP #45 || Bayliner Bowrider 175

This was exciting, huge fireball out of the carburetor, took all the hair off my hand. In this video, we show how we set up our newly rebuilt 3.0 Mercruiser in our Bayliner Bowrider Boat for initial startup. If you want to know how we installed the distributor at top dead center and primped the …

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Install Boat Ignition Switch EP #43 || Bayliner Bowrider 175

The spring broke in our Bayliner Bowrider 175, nothing like have a boat you can’t start. In this video, we show how easy it is to install the Sierra marine ignition switch in our boat. After installed we tested and the Sierra marine ignition switch work as expected in our ski boat. Was really impressed …

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Installed Our Window On The Boat EP #41 || Bayliner Bowrider 175

Got our boat windows on and they look good, also as the boat driver I don’t want to get wet. LOL The weatherstrip we found on Amazon worked really and we have already used it for other projects beyond this like the speaker pods and Jeep projects. I loved working this project with my wife, …

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Custom Boat Speaker Plates EP #29 Bayliner Bowrider 175 - Chris Does What

Custom Boat Speaker Plates EP #29 || Bayliner Bowrider 175

We are making custom speaker plates to cover the ugly holes cut into the boat for 6x9s that were placed in a horrible location. Not only were these to remove the car 6x9s that were rusting, staining the boat gel coat. They were to install smaller speakers the would be waterproof and last for a …

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Inventory Missing Parts Mercruiser 3.0L EP #26 || Bayliner Bowrider 175

Inventory Of Missing Parts For Mercruiser that the mechanic lost. This is turning out to be more challenging and expensive than we thought it would. It is like they take a part, then type marine on the front of it, then double the cost. Also, there are many flavors of this 3.0L engine to choose …

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Review Attwood Bilge 3 Inch Fan Blower * Chris Does What

Review Attwood Bilge Blower || Mercruiser 3.0 Bayliner Bowrider 175

Review the Attwood in-line blower fan for our inboard Bayliner Bowrider 175 boat. We show you how we installed the Attwood bilge blower fan and then turn it on so you can hear it for yourself. With the engine running or the radio on we won’t be able to hear it at all, but the …

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