All went well and boat is safely back in Lymington. Damian (surveyor & skipper) was great and certainly very knowledgable. It has however made me realise just how little I know and what a steep learning curve I have in front of me!!
Re the warranty the engines performed superbly but as you have pointed out it might be a good idea to extend it for a further 6 months to give peace of mind
(Bill C, purchaser of ‘Balian II’ from Normandy with 6-months Boats & Yachts Warranty included)