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Dominick, Marine Mechanic
Category: Boat
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Experience:  25 Years Experience as Mechanic, 20 Yrs Boat Yard Owner/Mechanic, Factory Certified
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I have a 1998 Volvo penta. Was cruising at 3000 rpm 20mph.

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I have a 1998 Volvo penta . Was cruising at 3000 rpm 20mph . then wham . dropped to 12mph at same rpm. limped back to marina .. 3 days later went out ran fine ..what do you think?
JA: Sometimes things that you think will be really complicated end up being easy to fix. The Marine Mechanic I'm going to connect you with knows all the tricks and shortcuts. Tell me a bit more about what's going on so the Marine Mechanic can help you best.
Customer: that's about the sum of it
JA: Is there anything else the Marine Mechanic should be aware of?
Customer: not that I know I just purchased the boat
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Boat
Expert:  Jason replied 1 year ago.

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What is the model number on the engine in question?

Expert:  Jason replied 1 year ago.

Hello, just checking in. Any luck with that model number?