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post #15 of Old 10-29-2013
chuck53
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Re: 2 stroke inboard

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Originally Posted by Coquina View Post
What may fool some people is 2-stroke diesels use oil in the sump just like a 4 stroke and have camshafts and valves as well. They do have a fun feature that if the rings get bad and the engine sucks in the lubricating oil they will run away at full blast or more until the oil is gone.
At least you don't have to mix oil with the diesel like you do with gas on gas 2 strokes.

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