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Old 03-12-2010
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A rebuild shouldn't cost that much. $11-12,000 would get you a new diesel installed, with new bedding and exhaust system. A rebuild requires no modification, just unbolt remove and replace. Still, your plan is worth trying. Check the compression and make sure the exhaust manifold is not leaking seawater into the exhaust. Then replace the parts you mention.
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