Originally Posted by SloopJonB
That's why oil absorbers, diapers etc. were invented - I've never yet seen a boat that didn't have SOME oil under the engine, even if it was only spilled when filling it.
You can tell at a glance if there's been a lot of oil down there or just some weeping, minor spillage etc.
Thanks. That alleviates my only concern with this boat other than "I still can't find liveaboard moorage anywhere that allows pets".