Volvo Penta Sterndrive


D6-400/440 DPI 5.5 LITER

The Volvo Penta DPI advanced drive is a cutting-edge diesel system that offers ultra-smooth and whisper-quiet hydraulic clutch shifting. Boaters are raving about the joystick control, which provides a similar experience to IPS but with the added benefit of a shallower draft. The DPI is a complete and integrated package, powered by the impressive D-6 5.5-liter, in-line 6-cylinder diesel engine. With its double overhead camshafts, turbo, and supercharger, this system delivers exceptional performance. Now available on the MJM 4 and MJM 42.

  • Totally integrated system, from helm to propeller
  • Solid and robust engine design
  • Electronically controlled common-rail injection system
  • Electronic Vessel Control
  • Electronic shift and throttle
  • DuoProp – twin counter-rotating propellers
  • Hydraulic steering
  • Easily accessible service points

Models Powered By This Engine: MJM 42, MJM 4

Features & Benefits

Volvo Penta Performance
High Performance
With this package, you get an engine and driveline operating in perfect harmony with the ability to convert massive amounts of generated torque into superior power and performance in the water.

Volvo Penta low fuel consumption
Low Fuel Consumption
The high-tech fuel injection system combined with the advanced transmission and the Aquamatic Sterndrive make the engine highly fuel efficient.

Volvo Penta Strength
Compact & Robust Package
Volvo Penta's are designed and built to be immensely strong, using cutting edge technology and materials. This provides a high amount of reliability and long-term durability.

Volvo Vessel Control
Electronic Vessel Control
Volvo Penta Electronic Vessel Control fully integrates the propulsion system enabling the unique set of optional features, such as Glass Cockpit.

Volvo Penta unique marine torque
Unique Marine Torque
These engines have incredible torque. High torque at low rpm provides rapid acceleration and massive maneuvering power. Torque remains strong even at high load and rpm, providing efficient cruising speed in all conditions.

Long Service Life
The propulsion system is easy to maintain. High-quality oil, lubrication, and coolant ensures top performance and more time on the water. Standard features include replaceable separate full-flow and bypass oil filter, oil level and oil temperature sensors and crank case oil separator to keep the engine in good condition. Display alerts indicate the time to service.

Engine Specs

  • Prop Shaft Horsepower:
    423 hp
  • Displacement:
    5.5 L
  • Full Throttle RPM Range:
    3700 rpm
  • Starting System:
  • Gear Ratio:
  • Weight:
    1,742 lb
  • Recommended Fuel:
  • Power Trim:
  • Engine Type:
  • Warranty:
    3-year limited
Volvo Penta Sterndrive

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