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Old 12-03-2012, 03:31 PM   #1399
ragtoplvr
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Originally Posted by anotherguy View Post
The article I read referenced a piston wear rate of .03MM per 1000 hours. Don't know what is considered worn out on something like that.
They are designed to be overhauled in place. Some big engines can actually be shut down. one cylinder disconnected. Restarted and then run without that cylinder, They can do liner and cylinder jobs with the equipment on the boat.

Rod
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