areator works but live well wont fill. areator works but live well wont fill.
Bass Fishing Home PageTM    Boats and Motors  
Boating Equip.
Guides
Tackle Shops
Fishing Acc.
Lodging


7-11-2013

Fishing Reports
BFHP Articles
Fishing News
Tournaments
Fishing Tactics
Places to Fish
Rods/Reels
Electronics
Boats/Motors
Boat Ramp Stories
Trailers/Towing
Props
Other Topics
Other Fishing Topics
Swap/Sell
Swap/Sell (no boats)
Props 4 Sale

Boats 4 Sale
Saltwater Fishing
Non-Fishing
Striped Bass
Lure Making
More Politics
Co-Anglers


Boats and Motors

    areator works but live well wont fill.
from captain howdy (207.69.137.27)  
7/4/2007 12:38:00 PM

Rated:

 areator hum away. i can't find livewell pump. it's not making any noise. please help.


Rate this message:
1 Star

2 Star

3 Star

4 Star

5 Star

   the boat is a G3 V186 v hull from captain howdy (207.69.137.27)  7/4/2007 12:40:00 PM
 yep


   Fill pump from Skeeter (76.116.89.171)  7/4/2007 12:46:00 PM
 Areator pump and fill pump are 2 seperate pumps check that you got power at fill pump could be fuse,,,,or bad pump


   one more question. from captain howdy (207.69.137.34)  7/4/2007 12:57:00 PM
 i can't find the pump. i know when i turn pump on it used to fill both livewells at the same tim.


   I looked at from The perchjerker  7/4/2007 1:40:00 PM
 the specs on G-3 website.It states that there is ONE 500 gph pump.The pump should be located in the battery compartment.There is probably a removable panel on the rear of the livewell.Sorry I can't help more, but thats where pumps are located in most boats.Good Luck


   Air lock ? from Toonafish  7/4/2007 4:06:00 PM
 If the boat only has one pump that fills and areates the well, it may have an air lock. You will need to remove the hose attached to the pump (aerator) and allow water to siphon through the hose , then re-connect it.


   Pump from BobH (72.82.46.137)  7/5/2007 6:32:00 AM
 I'm not that familiar wiith the G3 but the pump should be somewhere in the bilge near the livewells. There has to be a panel or some form of access. Call a G3 dealer or the factory and ask them.


   Air Lock from Fisherboy  7/5/2007 7:33:00 AM
  I have the same problem on my boat. Try this: turn on the pump, put the boat in reverse and back up aboout 20 feet. If you are having an airlock problem, it will begin to fill the livewells.


   Fisherboy is right from KenB (69.209.133.83)  7/5/2007 10:57:00 PM
 I had an airlock problem last year. Hit the fill switch, if no flow put the boat in reverse. If the well begins filling then, it's probably air locking. If it doesn't fill, then there may be a clog or a non-working pump.

To stop airlock, the pump must be the lowest point in the plumbing. The hose must steadily rise above pump level to the livewell.

Mine was easy, just re-routed two hoses.


Name:

Password:

Can't remember your password? Click here!
State:
Email Address:

Users with subscriptions can attach pictures to their comments by using the form at http://www.wmi.org/newboard/upload_pictures/"

Subject:

Comments:


 

Advertising/Sponsor Information
Subscriptions
Register to post messages and reports

7-11-2013

Subscribers don't receive these ads


Fishing Reports
BFHP Articles
Fishing News
Upcoming Events
Rally Page
BFHP Surveys
Fishing Tactics
Places to Fish
Rods/Reels
Electronics
Other Topics
Product Evaluations

Boats/Motors
Boat Ramp Stories
Trailers & Towing
Boats For Sale
Tournament Tactics
Striped Bass

Swap/Sell
Clubs 
Fly Fishing
Hunting
Props
Fish4
Saltwater Fishing
Non-Fishing 2
Political Hook
Tall Tales, Fiction & Legend
Complete Listing of Boards
Copyright © WMI, Inc. 1995-2014. All rights reserved.
This message board created and maintained by: WebMasters International, Inc. (WMI) address mail to wmi@wmi.org

WMI disclaimer
Privacy Statement

Google