This is one of two videos of basic checks to carry out before starting your boat engine.
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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.
Click on the picture to view the video.
With the Round The Island race fast approaching, many of you taking part maybe interested in these pictures of the Varvassi boilers, the last part of the wrack that can do damage. There are 2 of them both quite close to the surface at low tide. They seem to be…[Read More]
As you can imagine we get numerous call outs for people in the early season, who have headed out for their first sail to find they have forgotten vital checks on their engine. Something that we do come across a great deal is Seacocks not being opened; this can have…[Read More]
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.
From 1st January 2011 all gas oil sold for inland waterway vessels and recreational craft when used on inland waterways, must contain no more than 10 milligrams of sulphur per 1 kilogram of fuel, virtually ‘sulphur free’. Gas oil for sea-going marine use is not required to be ‘sulphur free’. The…[Read More]
Sea Start’s latest RIB will be on display at the Southampton Boat Show 2010. The 7.5m RIB, powered by twin 135hp Honda engines will be on display on Berth M454 for the duration of the Show, Friday 10th September – Sunday 19th September. Come and see us! We’ll be delighted…[Read More]