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Who is STEYR Motors Australia?
STEYR MOTORS Australia is the exclusive and authorised dealer for STEYR MOTORS in Australia.
Originally introduced into the country by sister company, McIntyre Equipment Pty Ltd, in 1997, STEYR MOTORS Australia took over operation in 2010 to extend brand awareness.

Both companies are family owned and were founded in 2010 and 1995 respectively. Directors are Rob and Bern McIntyre, who together have over 30 years commercial experience and remain today at the core of the company’s operations ensuring new direction and growth.

As well as providing STEYR MOTORS products, STEYR MOTORS Australia can offer complete engine and propulsion packages as well as engineering solutions with a particular focus on Hybrid applications.
STEYR MOTORS Australia prides itself on the company’s After Sales Service and Support which is well known and recognised with our clients.

Where do our products come from?

STEYR MOTORS is an Austrian manufacturer based in STEYR, Austria, and has a manufacturing capability of 12,000 engines per year.

STEYR MOTORS prides itself on developing smart emission technology so as to help protect the environment and continue to conform to emission regulations BSOII and SAV2.

Why buy STEYR MOTORS Engines?

There are so many reasons to buy STEYR MOTORS engines but here are just a few:

a. The STEYR MOTORS range is one of the most environmentally friendly range of engines in the World.
b. The entire STEYR MOTORS range are 100% commercially rated due to the fact all the engines are purpose built marine engines and not marinised automotive engines.
c. STEYR MOTORS Diesel Engines have the best power to weight ratio on the market which combined with our highly tuned electronic control system provides economical running
d. STEYR MOTORS Diesel engines feature a unique 2-stage unit injector, fuel injection. This unique system eliminates black smoke and diesel knock making the STEYR engines extremely quiet.
e. STEYR MOTORS Diesel Engines are the most compact diesel engines on the market due to the engine’s unique Monoblock construction. The STEYR MOTORS Monoblock consists of the engine block and cylinder head being manufactured into one piece, which in turn denotes that traditional problems identified with diesel engines such as blown head gaskets are eliminated.

Where is my nearest authorised dealer?

To find your nearest dealer please consult this website on the homepage under Dealers

How long and what sort of warranty do I get?

The duration and conditions of your warranty will vary depending on the product you have brought.
In the case of STEYR MOTORS Engines, the warranty period is 2 year or 1000 hour extensive warranty, but some special conditions do apply so check your warranty handbook or speak with one of our dealers.

Where can I get genuine STEYR Motors Spare Parts?

STEYR MOTORS spare parts are available from all approved service dealers or through STEYR Motors Australia direct.

Can I use Bio Diesel?

STEYR MOTORS has the unique capability of its engine range to run on B100 fuel.
In simple terms, STEYR MOTORS engines are capable of running on 100% Bio Diesel that is made to Australian Standards (Bio Diesel Standard 2003).

The STEYR MOTORS unique mechanical two stage unit injector, which has been a centre piece of the engine design since its release in 1990, has advantages over common rail injectors.

As a result, STEYR MOTORS Engines have the ability to cope with different blends of diesel and also the use of alternative fuels such as JP8 Jet Fuel and Aviation Kerosene all while retaining the latest World emission standards.

What are some of the advantages of the STEYR MOTORS diesel engine ?

Light weight, compact, mono block, robust fuel injection.

What is the STEYR MOTORS horsepower range?

75hp TO 292hp.

What is the service interval?

STEYR Motors SE diesel engines have a service interval of 300 hours or 12 monthly whichever occurs first. STEYR Motors MO engines have an interval of 150 hours or 12 monthly whichever occurs first.

Is the STEYR MOTORS engine fresh water cooled?

STEYR Motors engines run a closed fresh water cooling system to cool the engine, sea water is then used to remove the heat from the water via a heat exchanger.

What type of drives are compatible with the STEYR engines?

STEYR MOTORS engines can be used with Sterndrives, water jets, shaft drives and surface drives.

Are the STEYR MOTORS engines common rail?

No, STEYR MOTORS engines are not common rail but uses mechanical unit injectors driven off the camshaft.

What type of vessels are suited to the STEYR MOTORS engines?

STEYR engines are found in all types of vessels such as sports cruisers, navy RHIBS, army commando boats, landing barges, commercial fisherman, patrol boats, hovercraft, swamp boats, Fast Rescue Craft.

Are STEYR MOTORS engines commercially rated?

STEYR MOTORS engines are commercially rated as per the guidelines set out in our warranty documentation.

What is a Mono block?

The mono block simply means that the block and cylinder head are cast as one eliminating the need for a head gasket, providing a very rigid assembly with exceptional cooling capability.
Can the STEYR Motors engine run on different grades of distillate?

The STEYR MOTORS engine due to the robust injector mechanism can run various grades of distillate when used in conjunction with the fuel density kit.

Are the STEYR Motors engines SOLAS rated (Safety of Life at Sea)?

STEYR MOTORS engines are built to SOLAS standard and can be ordered as SOLAS compliance.

Are spare parts readily available?

STEYR Motors Australia carry’s a large range of spare parts for both current and superseded marine engines which is available throughout the country via its extensive service network.

Does STEYR Motors engines have self-diagnostic capability?

Yes, the STEYR MOTORS engine power will de-rate if a fault has been detected such as overheating, loss of oil pressure, insufficient boost. This can either be displayed via the optional Control panel SCC, or via the Service agents diagnostic equipment, all engine parameters can be reviewed via the diagnostic equipment.

Does the STEYR Motors engine display fuel consumption?

The standard STEYR MOTORS dash panel displays litres per hour as well as all other engine parameters

Why should I use a STEYR Motors service agent?

All STEYR MOTORS Service agents are trained and have the very latest diagnostic equipment and service tools specifically designed to suite your engine