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Old 07 April 2006, 14:39   #1
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Engine cutout

Was out today in interesting conditions, playing with the wake of the Condor wavepiercer. We took the wake, and then after a soft-ish landing the engine cutout. It re-started immediately, but got us a bit concerned. It wasn't the killcord, oil pressure, fuel filters etc all look good. So, that probably means electrics, what do you gurus reckon?
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Old 07 April 2006, 15:09   #2
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Rev Limiter kicking in?? perhaps.

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Old 08 April 2006, 08:02   #3
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stupid suggestion here - but "mid air" could you have bumped the choke... ...my Yamaha choke is on the ignition key which I stupidly mounted just about knee height... so occasionally I bump it this can either cause the engine to lose power suddenly or make it cutout completely.
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