Will it harm a boats outboard engines to got to full throttle from standstill?
Most boat trials seem to be at around 10 knots before going to wide open throttle. Is it safe to fully open up the throttle from standstill?
- DanielLv 51 month ago
Nope hammer down
- STEPHENLv 72 months ago
Does it harm a car's engine when you floor it?
- regeruggedLv 72 months ago
Not if the engine is heated up and the water pump running.
- artherLv 42 months ago
I do it all the time when towing water skiers been doing it for years
- What do you think of the answers? You can sign in to give your opinion on the answer.
- Anonymous2 months ago
Water-skiers have been doing that for 75+ years and no one has ever warned against it !!!
- PercyqtedLv 72 months ago
It will harm any engine to go full throttle from cold. You must give time for oil to be distributed around the engine and for the moving parts to reach working temperature