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Little Falmouth Yacht Yard

Flushing, Falmouth

Cornwall, TR11 5TJ


Marine engineering

Our marine engineers diagnose faults, inspect, service, repair, overhaul and replace all varieties and models of engines from 9hp to over 1000hp.  

They have considerable experience and provide the best mechanical and electrical marine engineering.

The most common engineering work is listed below but if you can't find what you need here please call us on 01326 374309 or email us.

Engine Service and Commission (from £95 + VAT per cylinder excl. parts)
A basic engine service and a report on observations and recommendations for additional work where required. Read a description of what this includes here.
Full Engine Service and Commission (Price on application)
An engine serviced to the manufacturer’s recommendations and a report on observations and recommendations for additional work where required, such as cambelt, injectors, valve clearances etc.
Winterise Engine (from £75 + VAT per cylinder excl. parts)
To prepare your engine for the winter season and leave inhibited to prevent corrosion whilst laid up ashore. Requires commissioning at launch. A description of what this includes is here.
Engine Commission Only (from £55 + VAT per cylinder excl. parts)
To reverse the winterisation operation and prepare your engine and systems for the forthcoming season. Here is what we do to recommission an engine.
Generator Service and Commission (from £125 + VAT excl. parts)
A service to the manufacturer’s recommendations with a report on observations and recommendations for additional work where required.
Stern Gear Servicing (from £80 + VAT excl. materials)
Check and report on condition of the shaft, coupling, cutlass bearing, propeller, rope cutter and other associated items. Polish the prop, service rope cutter and leave ready for launching.
Anode Check and Replacement (from £80 + VAT excl. materials)
Carry out a visual inspection of the anodes and cathodic protection. Carry out a continuity check on the systems, report and then undertake replacements as required.
Outboard Commission and Check (from £40 + VAT)
General service in preparation for the season.
Battery Bank Health Check, Diagnosis & Report (from £40 + VAT)
A digital battery health check and report to ensure continuing performance and maintenance.
Refit Batteries from Store (from £40 + VAT for up to three batteries)
Remove the batteries from the store, take to the vessel, install, connect and test complete with health check report on completion.

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Recommissioning an engine before launch

After a long winter we're recommissioning engines ready for launch for the season.

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A guide to engine servicing

If you ask Falmouth Boat Co. for a basic engine service, this describes how we carry it out.