The Different Modes & Keys For Sea-Doo Watercraft

Sea-Doo RXP-X Apex start button and mode buttons

Why are there so many driving modes on Sea-Doo jet skis? Even I sometimes find it confusing, and I’m deeply involved in the watercraft world. To simplify things for my readers and maintain my sanity, I’ve put together a list of these modes, which I’ll discuss below. Touring (Default) On by default is Touring mode

How to Successfully Dock Your Jet Ski Like A Pro

me on my spark showing how to dock it

I’ve been getting a few emails from people asking for tips when around the docks. For most people, driving a PWC is a new and unusual experience. The way the craft works is often the opposite of what people think it should do. Along with the quirks of having to give the engine some throttle

Essential Tips for Driving a Jet Ski for Beginners

Pointing out all the controls for Sea-Doo like brakes, throttle, start button and mode buttons.

Feel the rush of the wind against your face, the spray of the waves beneath you, and the exhilarating freedom of tearing through the water on a PWC. In this post, we’re diving into the thrilling world of PWCs and why it’s an experience like no other. Whether you’re a seasoned rider or a newbie

Riding a Jet Ski After Sunset: Reality & Legal

People do stupid things, especially when put them on a personal watercraft (PWC). Riding PWCs is a new thing for many people, often the only experience they get is from renting them. This is okay, but with PWCs getting more powerful and more playful every year, they’re getting more dangerous. What is interesting is that

How Shallow is Too Shallow – Avoid Damaging Your Jet Ski

I can’t tell you the many times I’ve seen people run their jet skis aground or damage the pump in too shallow of water. To be fair, most owners don’t know the dangers of shallow waters (or ignore the warning signs on the water). No one really tells them, and the warning stickers on the

Understanding Jet Ski Drive Controls: Brakes, Reverse, and Neutral

Controlling a personal watercraft (PWC), is an exhilarating experience that offers riders a thrilling sense of freedom on the water. However, mastering the art of maneuvering a PWC can pose significant challenges, especially for new riders. Unlike traditional boats, PWCs rely on jet propulsion systems and handle more like a motorcycle or snowmobile, requiring a

Jet Ski Limits: Number of Riders Allowed

If you plan on buying or renting jet skis, there are a few things you’ll want to know. Things like what’s the top speed? Do you need to wear anything special? And a question that is often not considered enough, what’s the number of people that you can ride? Let’s go over this last question