Boating Safety

Boating Safety Be careful on the water. In the last three weeks, the Kansas City Area has experienced three drownings on our lakes and rivers.  Boaters frequently skip the life jackets as they are over confident that nothing will happen to them.  The problem lies with accidents.  Accidents are just that, they are un-intentional cases … Read more

Shipping Sale!

50% off standard shipping Shop online for boat parts at www.boatengine.com and receive 50% off your standard shipping when your order is $100 or more.  Use coupon code HALFOFFSHIP at checkout.  Hurry, offer ends soon. Check out our online parts selector where you can view your engine diagram and select the exact part you need … Read more

Getting to know your Outboard Motor

Outboard Motor Parts Discover the main components of your outboard motor, the different types of outboards available and what type of replacement boat parts are recommended by experienced boaters. Parts of an Outboard Motor There are three major sections of an outboard motor which are the powerhead, the midsection and the lower unit. The midsection … Read more

Changing Oil for Your Lower Unit in a Mercury Outboard

Mercury Marine Oil and Oil Filter

Changing Oil for Your Lower Unit in a Mercury Outboard Maintaining your Mercury outboard lower unit provides a peace of mind knowing that your boat’s motor will function efficiently when out for a day on the water. Mercury lower unit oil changes are an important part of maintaining an outboard motor. Changing the lower unit … Read more