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Re: Frequency of Changing Oil & Fuel Filters
I have a Yanmar 1 gm. I changed the oil and the oil and fuel filters before the start of the season, and put maybe 20 hours on the engine this season (really only motor on and off the mooring).
Besides changing the oil you may want to review the way you operate your engine. Do you ever run it long enough to completely warm it up and run it under load? You may be killing it with "kindness".
Don't blow air up my rear, be useful and blow it at the sails!
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Last edited by Don0190; 10-04-2013 at 04:21 PM.