Engine, Location/Access, Steering, Ignition/Start, Throttle, Shifting, Pre-Start Checklist, Engine Starting, Stop Engine
AC Electrical Panel, DC Electrical Panel, 3-Way Battery Switch, Battery Charging, Battery Monitoring
GPS/Chartplotter & Navigation Instruments
Water Tank, Fuel Tank, Holding Tank
Bilge Pump 6
Electric Pump, Manual Pump
Boat Systems 6
Berths, Refrigeration, Stove, Hot Water Heater, Anchor & Windlass, Diesel Heater
Inventory List 7
USCG safety equipment, etc.
Boat Diagrams 9
Drainage & Seacock Diagram, Boat Safety Diagram, Yanmar 3GM30F Engine Diagram
J/35c La Dolce Vita
Registration No: 979792
Mast Height: 50’1”
Engine: Yanmar 3GM30F
Behind companionway steps
Engine Control Panel
Engine control panel in cockpit; aft port
Engine Battery Switch
Inside the port cockpit locker.
**This must be on in order for the engine to start**
Engine Hour Meter
On the engine panel. Do not use the meter under the chart table.
Aft of the engine panel. Power button on the engine panel must be pressed in order to read.
On engine control panel
Port side, in front of the engine panel; combines direction and speed.
Make sure the shifter is in neutral. Push Stop, then push and hold Power until the alarm stops.
AC Electrical Switches
The AC panel is located above the chart table. Main breaker switch is at the top of the panel.
House Battery Switch
Located under the chart table. Keep the selector on “1,” as the engine battery switch is separate. Main DC breaker is also under the chart table above the battery selector switch.
Charged by either shore power (make sure AC power and battery charger switch are turned ON) or by running the engine.
Monitor levels when using DC services while the engine is not running. Battery voltmeter is next to indicator lights.
Indicator lights below the chart table show which batteries are on. Turn off the starter battery when the engine is not running, including when the boat is docked. Leave the “combiner” switch off unless it is needed as an emergency start.
DC Electrical Panel
Located on the left half of the electrical panel, with the main breaker underneath the chart table above the battery selector switch.
Location: Small unit by the chart table and the large unit hanging above the galley sink.
Location: On either side of the cockpit.
Genoa is on a rolling furler. Jib sheets lead back to the cockpit.
Mainsail in fully battened with lazy jacks
Water Tanks (2)
Location: Tanks are located under each settee in the salon
Fill Cap: Port and starboard
Capacity: 65 gallons (32.5 each)
Location: Under aft berth
Fill Cap: Aft on the starboard side
Capacity: 21 gallons
Location: Under v-berth, forward port side
Capacity: 22 gallons
Pump-out Deck Cap: Located on port midship; labeled “waste”.
**Never pump the tank overboard**
Nothing goes in the bowl that has not been consumed first. Do not flush toilet paper → put TP in trash.
Make sure the water intake seacock is open. Located under the v-berth, port side.
Bilge Pump (Electric)
Location: 3-way switch on panel underneath chart table
To Operate: Hold to “manual” for continuous or “auto” for intermittent with a float switch. Always leave the switch on “auto” before leaving the boat.
Bilge Pump (Manual)
Location: Socket located aft portside in the cockpit. Handle is stowed in the chart table.
An additional hand pump is located inside the port cockpit locker.
Has an icebox; no electrical system. Icebox drain is under the galley sink. When finished - drain, wipe clean and leave the ice box lid open after use to air out.
The Y-valve to both water tanks is located under the galley sink. Seacock located in a cabinet under the sink. To access the water first turn on the “water pressure” switch on the DC panel.
Seacock located under the sink. Keep closed until the sink is in use.
Hot Water Heater
AC and engine heat exchange operated. 12 gallon capacity. Make sure the tank(s) have water before operating.
Anchor & Windlass
Primary Anchor: In the bow anchor locker - 35 lb CQR with 130’ chain and 140’ line.
Secondary Anchor: Inside starboard anchor well - Danforth with chain in STB deck locker. 140’ extra line in anchor locker for either system.
Windlass: Engine MUST be running while the windlass is in use.
The windlass breaker is located under the chart table. The windlass operates with foot switches.
Air Horn & Can
Bilge Pump Handle
Propane locker or bucket inside lazarette
Coast Guard Regulation Placards
Oil discharge placard: Inside engine cover
MARPOL trash placard: Above wastebasket
CO2 placard: Starboard side above nav station
Inside navigation table
V-berth & port side of companionway
First Aid Kit
Inside navigation table
PFD’s Type II
Inside bag stored in lazarette
PFD Type IV - throwable
Tool & Repair Kit
Taped to underside of navigation table lid
Visual signal flares
Inside navigation table
DRAINAGE & SEACOCK DIAGRAM
BOAT SAFETY DIAGRAM
YANMAR 3GM30F ENGINE DIAGRAM