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Little Falmouth Yacht Yard

Flushing, Falmouth

Cornwall, TR11 5TJ

Recommissioning an engine before launch

Marine engineer Falmouth

To recommission the engine ready for the start of the sailing season we:

Remove the exhaust bung

Replace all parts removed

Run up the engine for 20 minutes

Check systems

Remove the ‘Do not start’ sign

Remove the floor protection

Close all seacocks

Turn off engine

Leave ‘Seacocks closed and batteries turned off’ sign

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