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Diesel Maintenance and Servicing

Learn to treat your engine well.  Ben Gartside, a lifetime mechanical technician and President of Gartside Marine Engines [1], is offering a two-day workshop on diesel engine maintenance and servicing. Topics include:

  • Regular maintenance requirements
  • Cooling system, exhaust and ventilation
  • Fuel system
  • Electrical system
  • Transmission and stern gear

Classroom work will be held each morning with practical demonstrations at the Gartside Marine workshop on Harbour Road in Sidney each afternoon.

Image attribution: “Model Engine B Luc Viatour [2]” by I, Luc Viatour [3]. Licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0 [4] via Commons [5].