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Old 14-06-2016, 00:43   #1
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Volvo ips800

A 2013 60 ft power catamaran with
Volvo penta ips 800 with 1400 hours.
Good maintenance log , with on time service.what would be a realistic life expectancy on these diesels, before
They start asking for major money repairs?
Same question for onan generators
Same year about same hours 17kw well maintained
Some insight if u can please.....
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Re: Volvo ips800

Being a newer product, there wonít be much long term data regarding longevity/durability.
Hereís a review:
New Volvo Penta IPS for Bigger Boats
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