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Old 11-01-2013, 01:21 PM   #1
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Watermaker Repair


I have a pickled Village Marine reverse osmosis water maker circa '79 to '85.

Looking for someone in the SF Bay Area to do a total overhaul.

Called Village Marine and they recommended someone in LA which doesn't work for me.

Any suggestion will be appreciated.

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Old 11-01-2013, 08:17 PM   #2
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Most watermakers are pretty much the same: filters, lift pump, pressure pump, membrane, control valve. I would ask around your local marina or boatyard for someone with a good general reputation in that field and see what he has to say. Alternatively post a description with some pics and someone here can probably talk you through it. I would be interested to see what an early 80' watermaker looked like.
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