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Re: Please tell me this is a nutty idea so I will stop looking at this boat.

One question about the head gasket issue. Is changing a head gasket on a diesel inherently any more difficult than the same job on a gas engine? I've done the latter a couple of times, and I fully realize that a blown head gasket make simply be a symptom of a much more serious problem, but I was wondering how big a job changing the head gasket itself would be on a diesel. Who knows, my Yanmar may need such "surgery" in the future.
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