How much is a 2008 Yamaha Waverunner worth?


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How fast does a Yamaha FX Cruiser HO go?

The Yamaha FX HO can go as fast as 63 mph, and the FX Cruiser HO offers the same top speed, too. These models are manufactured with the same 180 HP non-supercharged engine, just like the VX Cruiser HO.

What is the life expectancy of a Yamaha Waverunner?

New jet skis typically last for about 10 years from the date of purchase or first use, which means an average of 300 hours to enjoy zipping around on the open seas. Efficient and timely maintenance could, however, vastly prolong the life of your personal watercraft.

How much horsepower does a Yamaha FX HO have?

The FX HO and FX Cruiser HO are available with the 180 HP non- supercharged engine option. But are you wondering how much horsepower a Yamaha FX SVHO has? TheYamaha FX SVHO WaveRunner is powered with a supercharged engine, which means both the FX Cruiser SVHO and the FX Limited SVHO are powered with 250 HP.

How fast is a 2008 Yamaha VX Deluxe?

about 53 mph
The motivation for the VX Cruiser comes from Yamaha’s reliable MR-1 engine that develops 110 hp at 8,000 RPM. Top speed comes in about 53 mph, plenty fast for most buyers, especially when you consider the fuel economy.

Can you go 80 mph on a jet ski?

The fastest jet skis can go around 67 mph in the US, as their engines are electronically limited. Overriding the speed limiter unit (or riding an international model) you can expect around 75 mph on the fastest jet skis. But with additional modifications, you can reach 80-90 mph!

How fast is the GP1800R ho?

With an effortless top speed of 68 mph, there’s no denying the GP1800R SVHO has the top-end covered, but consider the fact that the ride at just under 70 is buttery-smooth, and you start to understand all the design and development that Yamaha’s team put into the running surface of the GP.

Is 300 hours a lot on a jet ski?

How Many Jet Ski Hours Is a Lot? As a general rule, anything over 500 hours is too many hours for a 4-stroke jet ski. If it’s a 2-stroke jet ski anything over 300 hours is too many. Any jet ski under 100 hours on it is a good buy and still has a long life left in it especially if it’s a 4-stroke.

Are jet skis high maintenance?

The average jet ski gets about 30 hours of riding a year meaning that you can expect to burn 120-300 gallons in a year. Depending on gas prices you should expect to spend $300-600+ annually. Ongoing maintenance is another cost that will need to be accounted for.

What does FX HO stand for?

Luxury Cruiser With an Attitude Supercharged 4-cylinder, 4-stroke, Super Vortex High Output Yamaha Marine Engine. FX® Limited SVHO®

How many hours is a lot for a jet ski?

What is considered high hours on a jet ski? As a general rule to go by, a jet ski with more than 100 hours is considered a high hour jet ski. On average a jet ski should have approximately 30 hours a year. Anything more than 30 hours per year is considered “high hours”.

What’s the price of a new Yamaha WaveRunner?

The FX SHO Cruiser ($12,799) features a fuel-flow meter, a scooped-out touring seat, and handlebars that are four inches higher than those on the standard FX SHO model ($11,999). Both sport a sleek new cowl and deck with chrome trim and corner bumpers that distinguish them from the 160-hp FX HO WaveRunners, which are back for 2008.

How much does a Yamaha WaveRunner FX Sho weigh?

This shaves about 55 pounds off the over-all weight of the FX SHO, which has a published dry weight of 827 pounds. For comparison, the Jet Ski Ultra 250X weighs 904 pounds.

What makes the 2008 Yamaha cruiser high output?

The hull, the deck and the bulkheads of the 2008 FX Cruiser High Output is made from the revolutionary new NanoXcel™ material, material that makes this cruiser extremely light and easy to handle. The V shape hull increases the maneuverability, handling and comfort of the FX Cruiser HO.

What’s the top speed of a Yamaha FX Sho?

A sleek new cowl distinguishes the new Yamaha FX SHO from other Yamaha FX models. A new 1.8-liter supercharged engine pushes the SHO to a top speed over 65 mph with a solo rider.