Author: dave


Once the dust settled..

In my prior post I explained how one of the Crusader 6.0L engines in my new (to me) 2006 Four Winns 348 Vista experienced a catastrophic failure. Other than it being based on a...


The Damage

So, here is what happened. One evening, about two months into owning the boat, our port engine seized. We were on plane and heading back to our home port when the port engine abruptly...


Hello world!

After a roughly four month ordeal with a seized marine engine, I’ve decided to start this site to document the information and lessons learned while getting my boat back on the water. When my...