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  1. Engines
    I cannot for the life of me figure out which Perkins I've got in my 1984 E40 nor can I find what i'm told the serial number looks like. Need to order parts. I definitely have either 4.108 or 4.107. The engine was rebuilt / replaced 6 years ago so it could be either. I have a few receipts from...
  2. Gear & Maintenance
    My Perkins starter motor is poorly with some corrosion on the front of the shaft preventing the engagement of the small gear when the solenoid is engaged. I am hoping to get it put back into action but would like to buy a new one and keep the old one as a spare. When I search for a replacement...
  3. Diesel
    Well i finally got time to really dig into the perkins M20 thats on my boat. The engine wont turn over via the nut on the crankshaft even with the injectors removed. I had flooded the injector holes with PB Blaster for 2-3 weeks and was still unable to get it to turn over. I decided that...
  4. Diesel
    Working 197X Westerbeke 40 on a Perkins 4.107 Block. Hurth Gear Approximately 1995. Counter Clockwise Rotation for forward. Gear has less than 150 hours. Drive Saver. Custom Alternator Bracket supports dual alternators (only 1 comes with Engine). New Fuel Filter Assembly. New Fuel Pump...
  5. General Discussion - Sailing Related
    Hello fellow sailors Thx to the internet I get tips advices and help on how to trouble shoot and fix problems This time I have a new problem with my 1968 perkins 4.236 85 bhp engine in my cal 46 sailboat, Lahlia which hails at Marina del Rey CA I seem to remember that I was able to rev my...
  6. Diesel
    Hey all, My boat is in Virginia near Portsmouth. I am looking for a good mechanic and someone who sells old Perkins parts. Let me know if you know of anyone. I heard there is a guy in York but no one seems to have his number.
  7. Diesel
    This Ought to Keep Me Busy... So, glutton for punishment that I am, I've started a winter project: That's our aux -- a reliable Perkins 4.108M that (as you can tell from the staining) has developed a bit of an oil leak problem that is even high by Perkins standards. We also were getting a...
  8. General Discussion - Sailing Related
    I am trying to remove one or both of the front mounted crankshaft pulleys to replace with a serpentine belt for a larger alternator. Looking at the front of the engine the first pulley (.5 inch Vee) has three bolts going through it, the next pulley is larger in diameter and has four bolts going...
  9. Diesel
    Wondering if anyone has or has access to a PDF version of the Perkins 4-108 Build List # ED70058 Thanks
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