POWER UNIT - MULTIPLE ENGINE REMOVAL - AND RUN-IN INSTRUCTIONS
LOCATION / ITEM
o. Marine Gear - Refer to
p. Flywheel Housing - Refer to
q. Power Take-Off Coupling and
Vibration Damper - Refer to
Cylinder Head - Refer to
23. PREPARATION FOR STARTING ENGINE FIRST TIME
The operator should read and follow these instructions before attempting to start the engine.
When preparing to start a new or overhauled engine or an engine which has been in
storage, perform all of the operations listed below.
a. Cooling System.
Attach hoses to remote engine cooling components. Open the cooling system vents.
Remove the filler cap and fill the cooling system with a protective solution consisting of high boiling point
antifreeze. Keep the liquid level about 2 inches below the filler neck to allow for fluid expansion.
Use a quality rust inhibitor in the cooling system.
Close the vents after filling the cooling system.
Prime the raw water pump by removing the pipe plug in the inlet elbow and adding water. Open the raw water