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  1. Diesel
    Hello! I need to get a new injector pump for my universal 5416. The Manual says its a bosch mini k-type. does anyone know where I can order one of these?
  2. Diesel
    Hello! I have been offered a m-25 for the same price as a 5416 that was listed for sale, but was in reality not available. I wouldn't mind a more powerful engine, however, what would I need to modify in order to make the different engine work? I was told it was 4'' longer, is that on the front...
  3. Diesel
    Hello! I just bought my third boat, an Allmand 31, and wouldn't you know, the engine decided to die on the first sail! something happened to cause the port side of the engine where the starter attaches to shatter, so its probably not rebuildable... according to the manual for this boat, its a...
  4. Diesel
    Calling all mechanics for ideas :) I have a 1990 Catalina 30 with a Universal M3-20 (18hp) engine. I discovered about 3 seasons ago if you run the engine in gear over 2000 rpm there is black smoke/soot/particulate matter in the exhaust. Since then I've only run the engine up to 2000 rpm and can...
  5. Diesel
    [UPDATE] I did it myself in the spring, and I finally uploaded a video about it! The Saltire has a faulty transmission, and so I find myself asking for advice :) Engine: M3-20B Westerbeke Universal Diesel (replaced an Atomic 4 in 2006 or so) Transmission: ZF 5 M Boat: Newport 30 mk 2...
  6. Diesel
    Hello everyone, I have the O'Day 28 with Universal Atomic Diesel No. 11, I can't seem to be able to find a manual for it anywhere, is this supposed to be the same thing as model No. 2-12 (two to twelve?). Any help appreciated!
  7. Diesel
    So, I have a 30 foot TMI (ticon) sailboat which I love, usually, but the 1982 universal diesel that powers it is another story entirely. When I bought the boat about six months ago I knew she hadn't been maintained worth a flip for a few years, and I paid accordingly, but while everything aboard...
  8. Diesel
    Need Your Input ! repower, diesel, m5424, Universal, used for sale, S29.2C, new Kubota or Yanmar-need your input on motor selection.. my email - jj_ramage at yahoo dot com. am placing a 3 cylinder at least 20 HP motor. It will be horizontally mounted as low as possible with a CV system...
  9. Gear & Maintenance
    I can’t get the marine diesel engine (3 cylinder Westerbeke/Universal 25 HP) on my sailboat to keep running. When cold, it starts ok and runs for about 1 – 2 minutes, then sputters and shuts off. It runs a little longer at low RPM than high RPM. After this short run and sputtering off, the...
  10. Atomic 4
    Hi Everyone, I am new to the forum, I have used atomic 4 parts and I am located in San Diego County. Used Parts - Reverse Gear - Reverse gear housing -oil pan - exhaust manifold - flywheel -flywheel housing and cover - exhaust elbow -crossover tube (old style) -valve cover -accessory drive...
  11. Gear & Maintenance
    Good after noon. I have a unversal m12 it starts up but rev high 3400+ and when try to kill the motor it wil lnot stop i have to pull the fuel supply what could it be?
  12. Diesel
    1998 Catalina MKII - needs new engine. Seeking rebuilt Universal M25X - 3 cyl. Appreciate any tips on where to find/buy a rebuilt engine or have ours rebuilt if that makes more sense. East coast preferred. MD/DC/VA if possible.
  13. Diesel
    I currently have a non-functioning Yanmar 2QM20 (18hp) in my Endeavour 32, and I'm looking to re-power. The best engine in my vicinity so far is a Universal M30, 24hp. Does anybody know these engines well enough to say whether this would be too big of a pain, or if there are any odd issues such...
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