Sun Power Diesel Becomes A Commercial Marine Engine Repower Dealer for Yanmar Of the Americas in Florida


FORT LAUDERDALE, FL – October 30th, 2018 – On June 13th 2018, Sun Power Diesel became the commercial marine engine repower dealer in the state of Florida for Yanmar America’s Commercial Marine Division. Primarily known for their pleasure boat engines in the U.S. market , the world renowned  Yanmar’s commercial product line features heavy duty engines designed for the rigors and practical demands of commercial markets. Through this partnership, customers will have regional access to some of the most dependable , simply designed , and economical  marine diesel engines in the market. Regarding Sun Power Diesels appointment as commented by Mr. Terry Wallace , Division Manager for Yanmar America Commercial Marine, “Yanmar is looking to add local market experts to our distribution network” .

Yanmar’s extensive commercial marine engine product line include models ranging from the 2 GMY 2 cylinder engine rated 12 MHP @ 3200 RPM through the 12 AYM-WGT twelve cylinder diesel engine rated 1822 MHP @1940 RPM with a 40.76 liter displacement .  For many of Sun Power Diesels international customers where TIER II emissions compliance is allowed , there are mechanically fueled engine models that get back to old school simplicity . This is  particularly desirable for owners of passengers boats, commercial fishing , dive, charter , or  eco-tourism operations who must be locally self-sufficient with the capability to perform service functions without the need for highly trained technicians and specialized computer based diagnostics as required by the majority of domestically distributed marine engines.  In the United States and its affiliated territories  where  TIER III  EPA compliance is required , Yanmar offers the 6 AY models with several ratings from 659 MHP through 814 MHP  @ 1900 RPM  .  As with all engines sales conducted by Sun Power Diesel, the specific vessel application , duty cycle , engine room provisions for all systems , as well as reviewing the running gear , are part of presale qualifications. Culminating with startup and sea trials conducted either by Sun Power technicians or selectively contracted services , all work and final approvals for each installation are  closely monitored to satisfy factory installation and performance requirements .

Commenting for the company Dean Gualillo Sales and Marketing  Manager of  Sun Power Diesel states , “ We are very pleased to become a member of the Yanmar commercial marine team as a repower center for new engine sales, parts and service. Yanmar’s commercial engine product line and excellent reputation expands Sun Power Diesel’s ability to deliver a much greater range of power selection to customers seeking light duty through to continuous duty engines that are durable, fuel efficient and with long service life ” .

Under the current ownership and direction of Jay Davis ,  Sun Power Diesel’s origins date back to 1949 ranks as one of south Florida’s oldest and most recognized companies representing many iconic brands of marine propulsion and generator manufactures.  Sun Power Diesel is staffed with highly experienced personnel in all departments supporting the multi brand dealership for new product sales, parts, service , technical assistance , and a growing accessory product  line .


Contact : Sun Power Diesel

(954) 237-2200