BACK FLOODING

         
Number 150014T   MIC: HCT
Company: LIVINGSTON CAT BOATS   Company Official: WH
Model Name: LV14   Model Year:
Problem 1: BACK FLOODING      
Problem 2:      
HIN   Case Open Date: 8/19/2015
Disposition: OPEN   Case Close Date:
Units   Campaign Open Date 3/7/2016
Boat Type   Campaign Close Date
Severity: H   Last Date: 3/7/2016
Comments:  
"BOAT OWNER ED COLLINS COMPLAINED TO THE USCG THAT HIS LV14 POWERED BY A MERCURY TILLER 20HP OB HAVE A SIGNIFICANT WATER INGRESS THROUGH THE TOP OF THE TRANSOM WHEN THE BOAT IS AT PLANING SPEED. THIS FACT AND A SIMILAR OCCURANCE IN A LV12 POWERED BY A 15 HP TILLER TOHATSU OB WAS CONFIRMED BY CWO W HILLYER. LIVINGSTON CLAIMS THAT THEY HAVE NO REPORT OF PROBLEMS WHEN THE LV12 AND LV14 ARE POWERED BY YAMAHA OUTBOARDS