Ignition Switch

Has Power. Won’t Start.

Hello, I have a 2004 Premier pontoon boat that will not start. I have battery power as the motor will raise and lower, the radio will come on, etc.; however, the engine will not crank. It worked well prior to…

Kill Switch Culprit?

Hi Kevin, My friend has a 24 ft Lowe pontoon boat with a 50 hp Johnson motor – and he wanted me to ask you a question. One day he took it to the lake and started right up, ran…

Ignition Cognition

Hello Kevin, I have 1970′s Mercury 20hp on my pontoon boat. I have to replace the ignition switch. My new ignition switch has five terminals, A M B M and S. My wires colors are red, black, yellow, orange, gray…

Inline Ignition Fuse

Hi Kevin, I need a little marine electrical help. I have a 2006 18′ Manitou Aurora pontoon boat and I installed a depth sounder over the weekend. While I was searching for a positive feed with my light tester I…

Purple Power

Hi Kevin, My name is Brad and I was given your email address by a friend. He said I could email you with a marine electrical question I had for my parents’ pontoon boat. Any and all help would be…

Gauge Power

Kevin I am going to overhaul the boat wiring on an old Sun Cruiser pontoon. It will have the following accesories: Livewell pump CD Player Navigation lights Stern light Boat Horn Here’s me question: The power for the gauges…I have…

Light Show!

Kevin, I have a 2003 Premier Pontoon. It has a marine electrical switch panel that includes a stereo off and on. When any of the lights are on, a red light is on for that particular switch. The issue is…

Purple Popping

Hi Kevin, I just rebuilt the motor in on my old Suncruiser pontoon and need your help with some of the boat wiring. Coming out of the ignition is a purple wire. Well, if I leave it hooked to the…