Spring Tune Up

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psychobilly
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Spring Tune Up

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Well, she’s not a woody, but an inboard. Don’t ya just love this time of year. Glad I don’t have to add varnish to this list like Bill!

- [ ] Check Engine Alignment
- [ ] Check Stuffing Box
- [ ] Change engine oil - 2 Gallons
Oil Filter Fram PH5 in stock in Garage
Oil Rotella in stock @ Storage
Take Oil Sample Send to Blackstone Labs
- [ ] Change Gear Oil - 5 quarts Dextron III
Dextron III Need to procure

- [ ] Change spark plugs & wires
Plugs On Boat
New Plug Wires In Stock in garage
- [ ] Install new neutral safety switch
Neutral Safety Switch In Stock in garage

- [ ] Install new water pump impeller
Impeller In Stock @Storage
Gasket
Check Hoses Spare Hose loaded
- [ ] change fuel filters
Fuel Filters In Stock @Storage

- [ ] Tint Windows
Tint In Stock in garage

- [ ] Check Alternator Belt
Spark Arrestor
Install Spark Arrestor Bolt In Stock in garage
Clean Spark Arrestor
- [ ] Repair / Secure Battery Switch
Install Set Screw on Bimini
Screw In Box in Truck
Allan Wrench In Box in Truck
SS Screws for Battery Switch
- [ ] Clean Toilet
Load up Toilet Fluid In Boat

- [ ] Check Wheel Nut & Cotter Key
- [ ] Check Cutlass Bearing
- [ ] Place Tag Sticker on Trailer
Trailer Registration Applied for and awaiting delivery from TxDOT

- [ ] Clean up Engine
- [ ] Grease Rudder Post
- [ ] Test Engine / Transmission
- [ ] Update Log Book


What am I missing?

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Roberta
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Re: Spring Tune Up

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Going for a nice long ride and enjoying the boat.

Roberta :D
Roberta "Queen of the Boat Builders"
Built Zip "Oliver IV", Super Spartan "Jimmy 70", and Torpedo "The Glen L".

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Re: Spring Tune Up

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HA! How could I possibly have missed that one? That’s the most important one!

TAB
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Re: Spring Tune Up

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Check thru hulls for loses nuts.

Charge battery

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