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I have a sailboat with a 16 horse diesel engine. It has been

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I have a sailboat with a 16 horse diesel engine. It has been fine for years. This year the engine was winterized and the oil changed. I am selling the boat and the surveyor said the engine oil was overfull. The mechanic who did the job said no way it is fine. I ran the boat for 3 hours and oil came out the breather hose into the air filter. Is this evidence that it was overfull?
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Medium and Heavy Trucks
Expert:  Wayne replied 9 months ago.

HI I'm Wayne

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yes that is a sign of over full oil

drain some down to the full mark

on the dip stick

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Expert:  Wayne replied 9 months ago.

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