Re: Volvo penta D3 110 I-D
Scott SV Tengah
I had the exact same problem on our 2900nm passage from Hawaii to Tahiti. Imagine being in the doldrums and being afraid your engine is going to die!
The Volvo replacement switch is around 60 euros and since it's not sealed, will fail again. I plan to use a spade connector and stuff it with silicone grease. The emergency stop switch on my D3-110C is kind of in the path of the intake fan airflow. Not a great design.
I suggest all D3 owners check their emergency stop switch. Mine has been intermittent for 3 years.
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