Does anyone know why there's no 5.7 Crusaders out there ? I'm looking for a pair of 5.7 crusaders. New ? or for rebuild ? or verifiable used ?

Cant believe there's not a ton of them out there ?

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FYI Crusader will not sell you a new motor for a boat as old as ours. 40 years old is their limit. Just been thru that with my repower project. 

John, I have no affiliation whats so ever. I remembered seeing them                                                          

Thanks guys !

Thanks again . Everyone advertises them but no one has them . They only make the 6.0 now im told .

Settle for a  marine engine? Lots of name suppliers popup with a query for "5.7 vortec marine engine".

Marine Engines Inc in Holliston Ma. lists 5.7 Crusaders, New and rebuilt. Search 1800runsnew.

or try Michigan Motorz. Not Crusader but they have a good reputation.

5.7L Complete Engine Package FUEL INJECTION (INBOARD or V-DRIVE Rep...

thanks all,

Cleveland.  1983 Commander 332 equipped with original twin 5.7 Crusaders.  It's odd.  454s (I believe) were normally ordered.  

My neighbor at the marina has a 333 with twin 350's. I thought it would have been 454's too. 

Jeff Stump said:

Cleveland.  1983 Commander 332 equipped with original twin 5.7 Crusaders.  It's odd.  454s (I believe) were normally ordered.  

Hey John, have you talked to Marine Engines in Holliston?  I got a new 5.7 Captains Choice for my Lyman a few years ago.(great motor!)  May be worth a call to see if they can help.  

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