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Forum: Diesel   09-17-2009
Replies: 10
Views: 3,931
Posted By AUBERGINE
this is my 3rd winter with the boat, engine had...

this is my 3rd winter with the boat, engine had not been run since mid 90's due to throttle cables breaking and PO not fixing it so it sat in a slip all this time. i put an outboard on her which...
Forum: Diesel   09-09-2009
Replies: 10
Views: 3,931
Posted By AUBERGINE
when i took out the injection pump it is sitting...

when i took out the injection pump it is sitting in a oil bath inside the engine, this location along with the analysis from the diesel shop, i really thought there was the problem. however, had...
Forum: Diesel   09-09-2009
Replies: 10
Views: 3,931
Posted By AUBERGINE
fuel in oil yanmar 2QM20

problem still persists. rise in oil level from fuel entering crankcase from somewhere. i have replaced lift pump with new, and had injection pump rebuilt (shop said seals were definately bad), and...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   08-20-2009
Replies: 11
Views: 1,237
Posted By AUBERGINE
buy em all

i read a review of a portobote said it was hard to get back into if you dive / fall off it, too flimsy on the rail. i never tried it though. theres a couple in my harbor with 5hp they definately are...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   08-20-2009
Replies: 2
Views: 563
Posted By AUBERGINE
chris russell marine

he is evinrude dealer in that area, 805-986-5425....

probably carbeurator on a free motor.
post what is problem. when you find it.

i got a 15 hp and 25.
Forum: Diesel   07-14-2009
Replies: 10
Views: 3,931
Posted By AUBERGINE
1978 yanmar 2qm20 fuel in oil. from gear and maint forum

over past year fighting a problem with fuel getting in oil, the latest is....

pulled the inj pump took it to a shop, they said "bad seals, bad plungers, should be the problem", tested the...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   07-14-2009
Replies: 16
Views: 1,454
Posted By AUBERGINE
1978 yanmar 2qm20- replaced injectors and rebuilt injection pump

pulled the pump took it to a shop, they said "bad seals, bad plungers, should be the problem", tested the injectors the old ones were still good. got inj pump back, put it in, starts better, sounds...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   06-24-2009
Replies: 16
Views: 1,454
Posted By AUBERGINE
ok

thats what boatyard mech said. whats your experience? and do you think its worth changing out orig fuel injectors or dont fix them cause they are not broken?
thanks
scott
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   06-24-2009
Replies: 16
Views: 1,454
Posted By AUBERGINE
update prob persists ... fuel in oil

1978 yanmar 2QM 20H.
getting rise in oil level, its not water. i have replaced lift pump, and have monitored the oil level its still rising. after running for about 3 hrs the oil level comes up...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   02-03-2009
Replies: 16
Views: 1,454
Posted By AUBERGINE
thanks steve i did talk to a fuel injector shop...

thanks steve i did talk to a fuel injector shop and they would test and replace seals on high pressure pump for $250. and check injectors for free but injectors are in there tight (and rusty) and im...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   02-03-2009
Replies: 16
Views: 1,454
Posted By AUBERGINE
Im sure its not overheating, to fuel is entering...

Im sure its not overheating, to fuel is entering the oil from somewhere and i am trying to narrow the sources.

i think steve you are on right track, didnt know the a bad diaphagm would allow fuel...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   02-03-2009
Replies: 16
Views: 1,454
Posted By AUBERGINE
desiel in the oil.

i have a 2 cylindar 1978 yanmar 2qm20. while motoring suddenly clak clak clak rpms bog down, white gray smoke, then passes and rpms come back up, few minutes later same thing.

checked oil at the...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   01-23-2009
Replies: 16
Views: 1,987
Posted By AUBERGINE
same project in process

i have a 1978 yanmar 2qm20, i have removed original tank, and have temporaily hooked up a 6 gal outboard tank with rubber hose and squeeze bulb until i paint and install the new plastic tank. It...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   10-22-2008
Replies: 22
Views: 5,456
Posted By AUBERGINE
Update: she started

amazing, i think the last time the engine was run was in 1996 when PO did a burial at sea, anyway, after i installed the new oil line, cranked it a few times and as soon as some fuel got in there,...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   10-15-2008
Replies: 19
Views: 5,069
Posted By AUBERGINE
TRILOGY HUNTER thanks for the shut down info...

TRILOGY HUNTER

thanks for the shut down info throttle back was my plan once i get this eng going, hasnt actually been run for about 10 yrs.

how about starting? the manual shows old style and...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   10-15-2008
Replies: 22
Views: 5,456
Posted By AUBERGINE
ward that may be the 3qm30 3 cylindar mine is...

ward
that may be the 3qm30 3 cylindar
mine is 2 cyl 2qm20 22 hp, which yanmar evolved into the gm series in 1980.

im not sure plywood would make a good seal around the intake in my case, ill...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   10-15-2008
Replies: 19
Views: 5,069
Posted By AUBERGINE
call or search "torreson marine" in muskegon...

call or search "torreson marine" in muskegon michigan, my home town. if you are in north carolina i think they can ship to you.

ask for kelly she sounds hot and she knows her parts.

they also...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   10-15-2008
Replies: 19
Views: 5,069
Posted By AUBERGINE
TRANTOR IS correct i have same motor and replaced...

TRANTOR IS correct i have same motor and replaced same part this year, its called an exhause mixing elbow and its about 90 bucks, get the gasket also ... its copper. the 45 degree elbow screws on to...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   10-14-2008
Replies: 22
Views: 5,456
Posted By AUBERGINE
Ok

this runaway engine condition sounds risky, i have an accessable air intake for a rag to get stuffed in and fuel shut off too. so they just kind of take off without being able to prevent it?
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   10-14-2008
Replies: 22
Views: 5,456
Posted By AUBERGINE
Decompression Lvr

hi rockter they are shown on the top. its a lever going across the top. the manual describes starting process as," with the decompression lever in the engaged position..." im just not sure if up is...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   10-10-2008
Replies: 22
Views: 5,456
Posted By AUBERGINE
Thumbs up Thanks from aubergine

Ill post some updates after this weekend, beautiful sunny 80 degrees and blowing like heck on the water here in santa barbara today!
scott
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   10-10-2008
Replies: 22
Views: 5,456
Posted By AUBERGINE
few more questions from aubergine

(from erps: high probability that you'll be replacing seals that have gotten hard from age and no use to fix future oil leaks.)
1. what are oil seals and how do you know they are leaking?

2. ...
Forum: Gear & Maintenance   10-09-2008
Replies: 22
Views: 5,456
Posted By AUBERGINE
1978 YANMAR 2QM20H 600 hrs has not been run 10 yrs, new owner wants to get her going

Story from the seller is the throttle cables broke and he never fixed them, sat in the slip as creating an abundant artificial reef. So as new owner i have since replaced fuel and filter, oil and...
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