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Old 14 September 2008, 01:12   #1
Country: UK - England
Town: Cheltenham, UK
Boat name: Hatty
Make: Terhi
Length: 5m +
Engine: 50 HP outboard
Join Date: Jul 2008
Posts: 38
novice here with simple electrics question

My boat has a red key by the battery for switching off the electrics. When dealer showed me he did a quarter turn & removed key, so none of the electrics worked when boat is left.
I now find I cant shut it off, I've tried pressing in and turning both ways, I can get the key out but cant shut the electrics off?? Thanks, Ivan

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Old 14 September 2008, 02:05   #2
Country: UK - England
Town: Warwickshire
Boat name: True Blue
Make: Humber ocean pro 6.3
Length: 6m +
Engine: Mercury 150 opti
Join Date: Oct 2005
Posts: 456
It sounds like a faulty isolator switch, The red key pushes the centre of the switch in, take the key out and it should return out. yours sound like it is stuck. Get a new one, they are about a 5
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