Originally Posted by DogZilla15
Yanmar doesn't build everything. One of their diesel marine engines is BMW, same motor as my wife's X5.
That is true. But I wasn't able to find anything on the 8LV being a Toyota. Also the small BMW Yanmar did not make a very good Marine Engine. Lots of problems in the Jet Boats. Not sure who's fault it was but I do know that I would not buy any boat that has one. I believe it was called the 6BY.