Manuals for Vetus Diesel Engines

Owner and Workshop Manuals are important documents that should be part of every vessel's library. They contain the detailed information necessary for safe operation, maintenance and correct servicing.  

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Dennison Berwick at launch of Marine Diesel Basics 1 in Toronto, Canada

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Marine Diesel Basics 1
shows how to do over 140 tasks:

•  explains all parts of the marine diesel system - fuel,
lubrication, breathing, electrics, stern gland, propeller etc.
•  300+ drawings, 222 pages
•  tasks are fully explained with clear drawings and minimal text
•  all tools & supplies needed are illustrated for each task
•  paperback US$15.99 £10.99 €12.99
•  ebook (kindle, kobo, ibooks, google, epub) US$9.99


Vetus F1.02Diesel Engine Parts Catalogue 1995

Parts Catalogue



48 pages
publ June 1995


<1 MB file

Vetus M3-10 Diesel Engine Instructions Manual

Instructions and Parts List


32 pages
publ. - no date given

4 MB file

Vetus M3.10 Diesel Engine Operation Manual

Operation Manual


156 pages
publ. - no date given

6 MB file

Vetus P4.21 Diesel Engine Parts 2013

Spare Parts Catalogue 

P 4.21

27 pages
publ. 2013

4 MB file

Vetus P4.25 Diesel Engine Parts Catalogue 2013

Spare Parts Catalogue 

P 4.25

27 pages
publ. 2013

3 MB file

Vetus diesel engine VF4 service manual

Service Manual

VF4 140E
VF4 170E
VF5 220E
VF5 250E

80 pages
publ. 2009


16 MB file

Vetus VH 4.65 Diesel Engine Operation Manual

Operation Manual

VH 4.65
VH 4.80

80 pages
publ. May 2002

4 MB file

Vetus VH 4.65 Diesel Engine Parts Catalogue 2002

Parts Catalogue

VH 4.65
VH 4.80


64 pages
publ. February 2002


2MB file

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