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Old 02-22-2011, 10:49 PM   #7
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Re: marine engines in street cars??????/

Originally Posted by MrPbody View Post
We've seen very few of the late-model EFI engines. It's only recently become acceptable to use injection due to safety concerns. (the "high-end stuff has had it for a while, now).
No EFI in boats? I'm curious as to the safety concerns.
Does this include electronic ignition?

I'm just curious because my boat has a GM marine block with a points-igntition, made 10 years after GM introduced HEI. I thought boats would have benefitted from HEI, so there must have been some practical reason they were not original equipment in boats.
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