The sticker and the stamping both have the engine family and the engine serial number. If you can provide us with this number, most of the time we can tell you exactly what the engine or outdrive is along with the year of production. I had both fuel tank valves open, and hooked the outboard carry tank to the the system at one of the fuel tanks. We also know that this is the A version which is the first version for this engine which would come before the gxi-b or —c, but is not indicative of a specific year of production. The first two numbers is now the displacement followed by a letter, which indicates the supplier of the engine block. Or is Carter the only game in town? But the model is clearly a 280B, even says that on your tag.
Engines produced prior to 1993 were painted red. The wouldn't start at all. I was given the following information on engine, transom and stern drive: Engine: 2003 8. If so, what should the pressure be? Finally, the A designates the service code for version control, and the letter is randomly chosen. The serial number was different than the ones on the modern engines. I also have a little trouble shifting the boat into forward from the bridge. Re: Year from serial number for Volvo-Penta Hi Don, Thanks for the model info.
The P in this particular model designates power steering, while M stood for manual steering, X stood for exact steering and I stood for inboard steering. These numbers are also on the sticker that is on the timing belt cover but sometimes the sticker is damaged and can not be read. Not many others can match our knowledge and dedication to providing the very best customer service in the market. Do not forget to read about. Or are you trying to find parts?? All in all, registering creates the very best conditions for a long-lasting, high performance engine, securing maximum uptime and availability.
As you have realised the makers plate is at the rear next to the oil filter housing. Click to send us e-mail. She really likes the grease under the nails thing??? T he name in this example is 5. Let us know if you get hung up on anything. Volvo puts the engine serial number in two places: A sticker on the timing cover and a stamping on a engine block surface. .
The vendor said it was a 5. The third number designates the model control. The model is a 280B. This will filter your search results to return only Volvo part numbers that fit your car. Re: need help identifying Volvo Penta outdrive yeah i misread the drive number.
We have a substantial inventory of expired parts and can usually find such parts. It will give you the serial number along with the model number and gear ratio. Can anybody out there tranlate them for me?? I was in the area of the aq 125,131. This number comes directly off the sterdrive and bracket plate. Created on 2011-01-21 by Kevin Rutledge, Last Updated on 2019-01-15 Why do I need an engine serial number to figure out what parts fit my Volvo? Whatever I need to buy the correct manual to have this outdrive serviced. Sooooooo is this a 1985???? How to find your serial number The serial number is a unique identifier of your engine and the key to efficient servicing and the correct ordering of parts. You should find some other numbers, what are they? Volvo vehicle history report may contain the following information: title problems, prior damages, unsafe salvage rebuilds, odometer mileage, theft, past sales.
The fuel output is identified by either one or two letters following the supplier code, in which case the lowercase I designates fuel injection. I would just order a manual based on model number. The final letter indicates the production version, where in this case B stands for the second version. A metal tag is riveted to all products. The picture see Figure 1 below shows the typical location of these tags on current gas engine products. The first two numbers designated the displacement, while the letter following them would indicate the engine block supplier. I was checking the pump pressure at the test port on the fuel rail on top of the engine, using a pressure gauge.
Suggestions for topics for our blog or newsletter? Their serial numbers started out with a two-digit number followed by a letter string which indicated the model and year of production. It goes without saying that locating the exact Volvo part numbers you need can be challenging. Each part detail page lists the old Volvo part numbers to refer through the history of the part. The propellor is a little weird like elephant ears and I have a brand new spare. There is a metal tag on the drive, port side, kind of hidden by the trim cylinder. We know that this engine has a 5.
Thick mist down here today in Kingskerswell - about 150 yards vis! Volvo manufactured this family of engines until 1993. In general, please note: Your part number may have changed, even it if is relatively new. Re: Year from serial number for Volvo-Penta I changed the fuel filter for a new one, added five gallons of new fuel to one tank and switched to that tank. This is why a manual would be helpful. Make note of the entire name from the tag See Figure 2 below.
This was followed by a letter that noted the fuel system and fuel output. I guess I can test it on the bench, but it will be a pain in the neck. If you're not quite sure of the Volvo part number you need, eEuroparts. If you're having difficulty with your Volvo parts search on our site, contact our customer service team today at , or via. You can search Volvo parts by. The 125b and 131 where very close to the same engine, I don't know what the differences were. My neighbors are laughing at me.