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Old 07-05-2016, 09:19 AM   #1
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Question 1800MX...my first boat

Hi all,

Am in the process of purchasing my first Maxum and my first boat. Its a 2004 1800MX for use on a lake in Ireland.

Anything I should look out for?

I have shaken hands at this stage but just looking for any advise for obvious things to double check before handing over the cash.

No advice too basic!

Thanks

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Old 07-05-2016, 12:10 PM   #2
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Just the normal stuff; overall condition, examine fluids for signs of water, check engine and exhaust component temps using an IR temp sensor, soft spots in deck, transom, and stringers.
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Old 07-12-2016, 11:34 AM   #3
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Make sure the trim and trailer switches work, and that the trim gauge is accurate. Gauges should all indicate properly also, fuel gauge should give steady reading and not fluctuate.
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