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post #63 of Old 06-12-2012
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Re: Which engines would you think twice about

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Originally Posted by davidpm View Post
Anyone know why there are so many volvo Penata repair shops. It seems every marina I stop at in ct and ny has a volvo penta sign.
Volvo owned the OEM small boat diesel market years ago. I daresay there will be Yanmar shops everywhere before too much longer.

Volvo marinized Chevy small blocks as well - LOTS of them around.

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