Engine room, complete

The engine replacement is now complete. In total it cost double the purchase price of the new engine, which included not only the new engine and transmission but also the work and material of the following;

  • installed new sound proofing of engine room
  • replaced all hoses
  • replaced entire exhaust system
  • replaced prop shaft, cutlass bearing and propeller
  • installed Bullflex between transmission and prop shaft
  • installed instrument panel with analogue gauges
  • installed engine control (single handle Teleflex)
  • replaced electrical diaphragm bilge pump
  • replaced water pressure pump
  • installed extra fuel filter (Racor)
  • installed sea water strainer
  • cleaned and painted engine room

new engine sThe new Vetus M4.17 is considerably smaller than the old Volvo MD21, making all service points much easier to reach.

 

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Before…

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…during…

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…after

Many thanks to Jonas at www.joinme.se for the excellent job; done at the agreed price and finished on time!