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Re: Perkins 4.108M DIY Rebuild -- A Narrative

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.

I, myself, personally intend to continue being outspoken and opinionated, intolerant of all fanatics, fools and ignoramuses, deeply suspicious of all those who have "found the answer" and on my bad days, downright rude.
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