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Why would someone be stupid enough to put a turbo diesel on a sailboat? It isn't like a sailboat is really the proper use environment for a turbo diesel. You really need to talk to a good diesel mechanic. If you're not going to use the turbo, you need to convert the engine back to a non-turbo setup IMHO.

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