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Originally Posted by Rewards View Post
Oil level ok, charging at 14v. Also replaced oil with synthetic; read testimony from race car driver that his engines ( gas ) run cooler with synthetic.
If this is an older engine converting to Synthetic oils may not be well-advised... there's been some discussion of this in previous threads.

http://www.sailnet.com/forums/search.php?searchid=53875

Outside of that it does sound like a faulty sensor, or a partial short in the cct for the buzzer/horn.

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