My Volvo Penta 2003 Is Overheating?

Answer The Volvo Penta 2003 marine engine, whether used in inboard boats or inboard-outboard boats, can overheat and suffer significant damage. The causes of overheating in the Penta engine fall into four... Read More »

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How fast is a 3.0 Volvo Penta?

The Volvo Penta 3.0GL is a gasoline boating engine designed for sport and fishing boats. The maximum engine speed of the Penta is 4,600 rpm with a compression ratio of 9.2:1.References:Volvo Penta... Read More »

How Do You Winterize a Volvo Penta 230?

Your Volvo Penta 230 in your boat needs special care before storing it for the cold winter months. Water is pulled from the lake by the engine to keep it cool during use. This water does not automa... Read More »

How to Winterize a Volvo Penta 5.0?

You can begin the process of winterizing your Volvo Penta 5.0 as part of your last excursion on the water for the season, or you can add an "extra" outing, a working cruise, extending your boating ... Read More »

How to Winterize the Volvo Penta?

Putting your boat away for storage can be just as important as preparing it before an outing. A lot can happen to a boat's engine during cold winter storage, least of all rust and corrosion on the ... Read More »