This is the second video showing more engine related checks to carry out.
This is one of two videos of basic checks to carry out before starting your boat engine.
A short video of how to check your gearbox oil level. The video is a Volvo penta gearbox on a shaft drive, the check is also carried out in the same way on a saildrive gearbox and on Yanmar engines.
A short video of how to check that your alternator belt tension is correct.
Basic checks to carry out if you find you have no power getting to the Engine Control Panel.
This procedure was carried out on a yacht with a Volvo Penta engine and also shows the bleeding procedure.
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Click on the picture to find out how to change a Racor 500FG Fuel Filter.
Sea Start is a Marine Breakdown Service based in the UK and we are using this channel to provide you with instructional videos and demonstrations on boat maintenance as well as interesting movies we have made while out and about.