SailNet Community - View Single Post - Starting a diesel that sat for 18 years.
View Single Post
post #5 of Old 09-02-2011 Thread Starter
Senior Member
Captainmeme's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: East Tennessee
Posts: 1,080
Thanks: 8
Thanked 29 Times in 28 Posts
Rep Power: 8
Denise, I can rock the engine back and forth by rocking the pulleys. So I'm pretty sure the engine is not seized. I guess it wouldn't hurt anything if the engine is turned over using a wrench. I would open the decompression lever first. I think the engine rotates counter clockwise. Got the manual so I'll check that first.

Last edited by Captainmeme; 09-02-2011 at 02:16 PM.
Captainmeme is offline  
Quote Share with Facebook
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome