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    Beneteau 331 ???s

    Thanks so much...food for thought on these items... Yes I would like to get the contact info for your diesel mechanics ...im getting used to the interface of this forum and haven’t seen those names if you already provided.. Also I'm wondering if you know anyone in BArea that is a pro at line...
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    Fuel Cap Winch

    That's a good tip but that part looks like it has 8 points...my fuel cap has 6
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    Fuel Cap Winch

    My diesel cap does not have the 2 extra holes in it, just the inset 6 sided star...beneteau does not seem to sell the 6 sided one anymore.... A forum member provided a part number but no easy way to search beneteau spare parts by part number...at least I haven't figured that out
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    Fuel Cap Winch

    Has anybody been able to get the beneteau parts site to work? I'm a new owner and it won't even let me make a log in account...
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    Fuel Cap Winch

    How wide is the 6 pointed star in the fuel cap (opposite tip to.tip)? I'm hoping a piece of flat bar shaved down to fit inside hexagonal star will let me open it...
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    Beneteau 331 ???s

    Hello cruisers! Hopefully this is the Beneteau forum... We are the new owners of a 2001 Beneteau 331 in the SF Bay area. A few basic questions: Wondering if these 2001 331s were made in the USA - I guess in south Carolina, or brought in from France?. I haven't found a clear answer on that...
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    Which westerbeke is this on my 2001 Beneteau 331?

    Probably will berth at Marina Bay but hoping to check out RYC in the future
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    Which westerbeke is this on my 2001 Beneteau 331?

    Hello Beneteau forum! We are the new owners of a grimey but generally very sound 2001 Beneteau 331. The westerbeke engine looks great but makes me nervous...it had several issues during sea trialing which seemed to be related to excess vibration: starter wires broke off, ignition switch...