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Gardner 6LW Marine Engine and Gearbox Ex RN unit, reconditioned and inhibited 30+years ago. Undated L. Gardner & Sons Ltd On Display Engine
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Initial Check Initial inspection showed the engine to be in excellent condition. Sump was... more
Initial inspection showed the engine to be in excellent condition. Sump was drained of inhibitor and filled with SAE30.

Pump elements were stuck from standing dry but came free without effort.

After motoring to get good oil pressure the engine was started and is mechanically quiet with 45psi oil pressure.

2011-11-12