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stillbuilding 12-08-2013 06:18

Recommissioning a Cummins 4BT
 
I am reinstalling a Cummins 4BT in a recently acquired project boat.
The motor has been out of the boat and stored under cover for four years.

Can you give me a brief 101 on what steps are important.
I assume, coolant change, oil change, manual turnover, flexible water impeller replacement.

Any other measures for the engine, not including the drive train
Thanks

brutb 12-08-2013 17:46

Re: Recommissioning a Cummins 4BT
 
If possible reprime the oil system to insure FRESH oil to all bearings......:) with no load on them.
Thermostat replacement would be a good idea also.


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