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All Our Overhauls Include

  • Crankshaft polish or regrind and new bearings  
  • New cylinder liners  
  • New pistons and rings  
  • Cylinder block refaced  
  • Fully overhauled cylinder head/s  
  • All Bearing and seals replaced  
  • Thermostat temperature control  
  • Fully overhauled and calibrated fuel equipment  
  • New or overhauled water pump  
  • Choice of 12 or 24v electric start  
  • New engine mounting bracketry  
  • Fully asthetically restored. painted and polished  
  • Full photo album of restoration  
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Engines Under Restoration

Shown below are some of the engines currently under restoration at Marine Power Services. All engines shown in the 'Under Restoration' section are either sold or available reconditioned to your specification. During reconditioning we will add a selection of photos showing the current progress from start to finish.
All prices shown below include the above list of works, Alternators, Belt guards etc can be supplied as optional extras, please contact us for more details.

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Pair of 1966 Gardner 6LX's

Gardner 6LX's - Year of Manufacture 1966

Engine current condition - Non-Running, Undergoing Stripdown and Inspection.

This pair of Gardner 6LX's, 110hp @ 1300 rpm, have been removed along with their Gardner 2UC gearboxes from ex-RNLI Oakley class lifeboat Number 48-02 (ON989), RNLB James and Catherine Macfarlane for inspection and overhaul after nearly 30 years of laying idle. These engines will be inspected and overhauled as required and return to their home ready to power this old lifeboat once again.

RNLB James and Catherine Macfarlane, was built by Berthon Boat Company, Lymington in 1967. Serving at Padstow, Cornwall from 1967 to 1983 and then The Lizard, Cornwall from 1983 until 1987 when she was withdrawn from service. Early in 1988 she was put on display to the public at Lands End, Cornwall where she remained until mid 2016 when due to her deteriorating condition she was sold to the current owners.

Not Available - Customer's Engines

Port Engine

Stbd Engine

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1930 Gardner 3L2

Gardner 3L2 - Year of Manufacture Aug 1930

Engine current condition - Undergoing Restoration

Currently available is this 1930 built Gardner 3L2, 28.5hp @ 1000 rpm. Removed from a motor boat on the Isle of Wight to make way for a more modern compact engine. This engine had powered the boat from new and is fitted with 12 volt electric start and a mechanical tachometer. This engine can be supplied by MPS fitted with a choice of gearbox ratios and alternator equipment. Various options available.   


£13825 Fully Restored (Gearboxes & Alternators available)

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