Diesel Engine Winterisation

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BOAT NAME:

DATE

NOTES

 

 

 

 

1.    

Check/change zinc anodes

 

 

2.    

Remove thermostat and check operation

 

 

3.    

Connect hose and check engine starts

 

 

4.    

Run engine and flush with fresh water

 

 

5.    

Stop engine and pump engine/gearbox oils

 

 

6.    

Drain fuel sample from tank

 

 

7.    

Change/clean water separating pre-filter

 

 

8.    

Clean strainer on lift pump (if fitted)

 

 

9.    

Change final fuel filter

 

 

10.  

Bleed fuel system

 

 

11.  

Change oil filter(s)

 

 

12.  

Fill with oil

 

 

13.  

Check/change hoses and clamps

 

 

14.  

Change antifreeze (indirect engines)

 

 

15.  

Check operation of  anti-syphon valve

 

 

16.  

Run engine and check for leaks

 

 

17.  

Flush with anti-freeze and stop

 

 

18.  

Check oil levels

 

 

19.  

Clean sea water filter(s) and replace

 

 

20.  

Clean air filter, oil bores and seal

 

 

21.  

Remove alternator/water pump belts

 

 

22.  

Remove and store batteries - standard charge

 

 

23.  

Spray engine with corrosion block

 

 

24.  

Add biocide and fill diesel tank

 

 

25.  

Block exhaust at skin fitting

 

 

26.  

Clean bilge and fit oil absorbent pad

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

NB.  The impeller is changed on re-commission

 

 

 

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………………………………………………………………   Head of Engineering: Spencer Hamlyn 

 

 

 

 

 

 

DIESEL ENGINE RE-COMMISSION

 

 

 

BOAT NAME:

DATE

NOTES

 

 

 

 

1.

Check notes from winterisation and act

 

 

2.

Refit batteries - standard charge

 

 

3.

Uncover and unseal engine openings

 

 

4.

Reconnect exhaust

 

 

5.

Check/change water pump impeller

 

 

6.

Tighten alternator/water pump belts

 

 

7.

Crank engine without starting

 

 

8.

Check oil and water levels

 

 

9.

Connect hose

 

 

10

Check hose clips and replace as required

 

 

11

Run engine; check water discharge

 

 

12

Check battery charge

 

 

13

Check throttle and gear controls

 

 

14

Clean engine bay

 

 

15

Pump bilge

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

GENERAL COMMENTS:

 

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Head of Engineering: Spencer Hamlyn