SailNet Community - View Single Post - volvo penta md1 starter generator
View Single Post
post #2 of Old 07-02-2012
Join Date: Apr 2006
Posts: 12,396
Thanks: 6
Thanked 183 Times in 180 Posts
Rep Power: 13
Re: volvo penta md1 starter generator

AFAIK those Volvo integral starter/generators haven't been made in a long time and there are no replacements, you'll either have yours rebuilt or find another old one that has been rebuilt. If your shop is familiar with them, is clean and reliable, go with it. The frames never wear out, the bearings and wiring can always be replaced. The only question is the quality of the workmanship.

In future? All you can do is try to pick up a spare.
hellosailor is offline  
Quote Share with Facebook
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome