Checklist for Boat Maintenance

Spring is finally here and the sun and warm temperatures are not far behind.  Soon you will want to be out enjoying the sunshine and what better way to do it than getting out on the water? Before you make your first trip to the lake this year, it’s a good idea to make sure your  sterndrive engine…

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Which Outboard Motor Oil Is Best?

2 and 4 stroke motor oil is readily available at discount stores or automotive stores.  The price is slightly cheaper than the OEM boat engine oil so we often get the question:  “Can I safely use the aftermarket or generic oil in my outboard motor?” The bottom line answer is: You get what you pay for….

Boat Maintenance Guidelines

Spring is finally here with high temps in the 70’s all week.  It’s great to be out enjoying the sunshine and what better way to do it than getting your boat out? Before you take your family and friends out on the water for the first time this year, it’s a good idea to make sure…

Boat Motor Spring Maintenance

It’s finally here.  Time to get your boat out of storage, dust off that cover and begin you spring maintenance.  So the question is, are you a do-it-yourselfer or do you bring your boat in for annual spring maintenance.  The good news is that US Boatworks supports you no matter which option you choose. For…