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Maintenance Tip of the Week – Oil 06/09/2014

  Maintenance Tip of the Week 06/09/2014 On the VGT Series, your oil consumption should be just under one liter of oil consumed for every 379 liters of fuel consumed AFTER THE RUN IN period. If oil is being consumed faster, then there is a leak or another serious problem.

VGT Series vs Cummins QSB 5.9 – How do we Compare?

    The VGT Series of marine engines is MarineDiesel’s flagship product. We originally aimed to make the lightest, most powerful, most reliable engine available in the market, and we succeeded where others have not. So, how does the VGT Series compare to others? Price: MarineDiesel VGT: Mid-range Cummins QSB 5.9: Low *Price will vary […]

VGT Series vs Yanmar 6LY3 Series – How do we compare?

    The VGT Series of marine engines is MarineDiesel’s flagship product. We originally aimed to make the lightest, most powerful, most reliable engine available in the market, and we succeeded where others have not. So, how does the VGT Series compare to others? Price: MarineDiesel VGT: Mid-range Yanmar 6LY3: Inexpensive to Mid-range *Price will […]

VGT Series vs Volvo Penta D-Series – How do we compare?

    The VGT Series of marine engines is MarineDiesel’s flagship product. We originally aimed to make the lightest, most powerful, most reliable engine available in the market, and we succeeded where others have not. So, how does the VGT Series compare to others? Price: MarineDiesel VGT: Mid-range Volvo Penta D-Series: Expensive *Price will vary greatly […]

Maintenance Tip of the Week – Gaskets 05/19/2014

  Maintenance Tip of the Week 05/19/2014 Always use gaskets of the proper thickness. Though it can be tempting to try and save money by using aftermarket parts, MarineDiesel uses gaskets of very specific thickness and quality to prevent leakage and give a long engine life.

Use your senses

    Your engine talks to you. It’s true, really. When you first step aboard and hit the start button, your engine is telling you how it is performing. The MarineDiesel panel is only verification of what your senses tell you. Look: Look for leaks. Frequently. Drips or pools of oil, coolant, or fuel are […]

Distributor Profile – MD Australia

    MarineDiesel understands that our customers demand the highest level of after sale service in their operations. We only work with dealers and distributors who can provide high service levels on demand. In Australia, we work with Seapower, Pty, Ltd. Seapower Australia Pty Ltd is one of Australia’s marine engine industry leaders. Established in […]