Mike and Barlow, NZ is on our prayers... Even though you all are half way around the world we are brothers... I am sure the good people of NZ will show the rest of the world the compassion and caring and strength of New Zealand people..
Rod, Nancy, Amy, and Kelly
NANSEA" '01 340 DA
Past: '01 190 SunDeck '96 300DA, '95 250DA, '95 175BR
Thanks for the good wishes everybody, we are safe and well.
Same cant be said for scores of people killed in falling buildings.
Make sure you enjoy all those good days on the water as you never know when your whole world may be tipped upside down.
Pleased to hear you are well, We are out in Rangiora so not affected by the quake. I was at work at the airport when it hit and must say it scared the s#@t out me!
Watching that big concrete beam at Air New Zealands #1 hangar swaying around was a sight.
Take care and we'll hopefully catch up for that much needed beer some day when the dust settles.
Mike, Christchurch, New Zealand
Previous Boats: 'Annie' a 1993 SeaRay 230DA, 4.3 Mercruiser Alpha 1 typeII.
2050 Bayliner bowrider, AQAD41A, 200 hp Volvo Diesel on DP leg.
Dolphins in our wake: www.youtube.com/watch?v=gsRrmcCawK4
I think you finally gave the clue to the problem. When you say it takes a couple tries to start after sitting that indicates the fuel bowl is empty. Quadrajets have fuel bowl plugs that can leak and...