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Old 14-03-2012, 16:56   #1
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Replacment for Perkins M20

I'd like to replace the engines on my used catamaran with new ones. Both are Perkins M20 engines. I was wondering if there's a replacement equivalent made by VolvoPenta as I heard they make engines similar to the Perkins. Thanks in advance.
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Old 17-03-2012, 12:07   #2
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Yes, and I believe it's the Volvo Penta MD2020. They're not made by Volvo Penta--they're made by the same Japanese manufacturer who made them for Perkins--and a lot of tractor manufacturers. The motors are the same, but some of the marinization parts may be different.
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