- Amel's suggestion to run the Volvo D3-110 (A54) daily while on passage
Re: Amel's suggestion to run the Volvo D3-110 (A54) daily while on passage
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So do we have a flap valve somewhere in the system? I thought it was supposed to be at the muffler. Do we have one at the exhaust exit thru-hull?
If not, should we?
I have been aware of the fact that water can backflow into the engine on a port tack, and do run the engine and generator a couple times a day while at sea and have had no problems so far.
On Jan 9, 2020 1:29 PM, Danny and Yvonne SIMMS <simms@...> wrote:
Hi Kent, We have the same. Identical including the tread on top.
On 10 January 2020 at 03:23 "karkauai via Groups.Io" <karkauai@...> wrote:
Kristy (SM243) has a stainless steel mixing "box" instead of a Vetus muffler. Pic attached. Is there a flap valve here as well? If not, can one be added to the exhaust hose? If that's a bad idea, should I be getting a muffler?
Kent and Iris
Palm Beach FL heading to Bahamas and S with the next weather window.
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