SailNet Community - View Single Post - Any pros cons on the Beta Marine engines please?
View Single Post
post #8 of Old 03-07-2010
Senior Member
Join Date: May 2006
Posts: 201
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 10

Who have you spoken about regarding the start of warranty. If you haven't already spoken to Stan in NC (the factory distributor) do so. A delay of commencement between purchase and commissioning can be negotiated within reason. There is usually a proviso though regarding the storage of the engine in this period.

Originally Posted by erps View Post
I would have a Beta engine sitting in my garage right now if I could convince Beta to start the warranty clock ticking when it's installed rather than when it's purchased. It's going to replace a Volvo motor. Sometimes I think Volvo could give their motors away and still turn a profit when they sell you repair parts.
r.furborough is offline  
Quote Share with Facebook
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome