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Old 04 May 2012, 05:33   #11
Country: UK - England
Town: Lymington
Boat name: NettaMary
Make: Delta
Length: 7m +
Engine: Twin 90hp Suzuki DF
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Originally Posted by Portholme View Post
Thanks guys appreciate the help. I'm feeling confident with this now and have ordered the service manual on eBay for the princely sum of 4.44.

My dad just got charged an arm and a leg to have a cam belt done on a five year old yam f150 and the thought of involving dealers just makes my blood curdle!!!
Good man,

Engines aren't rocket science, unless it's a rocket engine...

need to get to a known position and my dad gave me a great bit of advice.. "If you've got twin matched engines, when you change something on one of them, change it on the other too".

A boat is not truly yours until you start fixing the things that you have personally broken.
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Old 04 May 2012, 12:56   #12
Country: UK - England
Town: Cambs
Make: Scorpion
Length: 8m +
Engine: 225 Opti
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Just realised you can't avoid the dealers in entirety having just spent over two hundred quid on the gaskets and o rings. Chuff me, makes one litre a mile seem cheap as chips!!!!!

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