Engine Repowers

Preparing a new engine for install

Wayfarer Mechanics Shop

Thinking about repowering? Adding or replacing a generator?  When it comes time to replace engines, generators, refrigeration systems, or air conditioning systems, our Mechanics Shop is experienced and can professionally . Repowering a boat isn't always as simple as swapping out an engine, we are fortunate to have a full machine and fiberglass shop to build any needed parts. If there is any design work that needs to be donewe have established relationships with yacht designers to assist.Below is just a sampling the yachts we have successfully repowered. If you are just in need of routine maintenance or need us to investigate a problem we can take care of that for you too.  Our mechanics shop has over 80 years of experience; let us put that experience to work for you. Wayfarer is an authorized service center for Yanmar, Westerbeke, Northern Lights and Onan




Wayfarer is an authorized Caterpillar service yard.



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40 Hatteras Sportfish - Removed 502 Crusaders, Installed 8.1 EFI Crusaders


78 Little Harbor - Removed Yanmar 4LH and reinstalled a new Yanmar 4LH


63 Oyster - Removed Northern Lights Genset and reinstalled a new Northern Lights Genset


94 Fife - Removed Cummins 6BT and installed a new Cummins 6BT


80 Swan - Removed 20kw Northern Lights generator and reinstalled a new 20kw Northern Lights generator


55 McGruer - Removed Yanmar 4JH2 and installed a Yanmar 4JH4-THE


Sabre 38 - Removed Westerbekes and installed new Westerbeke 44 B's


33 Vindo - Removed Volvo replaced with Westerbeke 30 B


J-42 - Removed Volvo Diesel and installed Yanmar 3JH3E


47 Bristol - Removed Westerbeke diesel and installed Westerbeke 82B


78 Jongert - Removed 16kw Northern Lights and 40kw Fischer Panda Generators and installed new 16kw and 26kw  

                 Northern Lights Generators


1927 45 Stevens Commuter - Removed engines after sending out for rebuild after boat sank and reinstalled rebuilt Yanmar