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Old 09-02-2009
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Yanmar 2QM15 fuel consumption?

Hello: does anyone know what the fuel consumption is for a 2QM15? My new old sailboat doesn't have a fuel sensor; I could figure it out over time measuring engine hours against each top up, but maybe someone's already got the number. I cruise at about 2100 RPM.

The previous owner says he got about 70 hours of service from one tank. Going from 35 US gal tank to litres per hour I estimate 1.9L/hour. Does this sound right?

I welcome any thoughts-thanks.
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