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Re: Perkins 4.108M DIY Rebuild -- A Narrative

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Originally Posted by MedSailor View Post
Porfin, thanks for such an awesome thread! I have a perkins 4.108 myself and I love to turn my own wrenches. In fact, after 12 years of owning old sailboats, I tried to hire a mechanic for the first time ever to do something and he actually didn't want to do the work.

Having said that I like to work on my engines, I've never done anything "inside" the engine. I have to say, now that I've seen you tear yours all the way down, that without a doubt, I am both more, and less intimidated than before...

Keep it coming! MedSailor
He's got me wanting to do it again.
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