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Old 29-06-2011, 12:47   #1
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Volvo Penta MD 3B Help

I have a Volvo Penta MD 3B in the process to install in the boat. I can't find what the rotation direction of the prop. When I turn the fly wheel clockwise (looking from the front of the engine) the prop flange turns R if the control level (Reverse/ Forward) is turned clockwise looking from the top of the engine.

If one looks from the top of the engine, the control level turned counterclockwise means forward or reverse?

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Old 29-06-2011, 13:30   #2
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Re: Volvo Penta MD 3B Help

I don't think you are going to get much of a response to your question. Not clear what you are asking. Can you provide pictures or diagrams?

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Re: Volvo Penta MD 3B Help

You'll need a LH propeller for your Volvo. All other engines use RH.
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Re: Volvo Penta MD 3B Help

Alberto, you posted a message about a seized MD2B that might still be good for parts. Is that engine still available?
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