2017

Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas

Wishing you a joyous Holiday Season and a prosperous New Year in 2018! We sincerely thank you for your business and are extremely grateful for the role we play in ensuring your fun out on the water. From our family to yours, may the New Year ring in an abundance of health and prosperity. Warmest … Read more

Cyber Monday Coupon Savings

Save $25 off $100, Shop Boat Parts Now!

Our Cyber Monday special begins today and runs through midnight, Tuesday 11/28. Save $25 off our already discounted prices when you spend $100 or more in our online store by using code 25off100 at checkout. Shop reliable, quality boat parts from Mercury, Mercruiser, Evinrude, Johnson, OMC and Volvo-Penta.  US Boatworks stocks over 2 million boat parts so they are ready … Read more

“Thank You” to all of our customers

US Boatworks would like to say “thank you” to all our customers.  We are proud to be serving the greater Kansas City area with boat maintenance and repair for over 30 years. Our success is due to our wonderful staff and loyal customers. If you haven’t tried US Boatworks for your boat repair needs, you will … Read more

Celebrate National Hunting and Fishing Month

Duck Boat Mercury Outboard

October has been declared National Hunting and Fishing Month by U.S. Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke.  Zinke is a proponent of hunting and fishing and looks to expand these activities in our National Parks. He notes in an article on the Kansas Wildlife Federation Website, that hunters and anglers play a huge part in conservation … Read more

DIY Boat Winterization Supply Guide

Boat Maintenance Products

Winterization tips for do-it-yourselfers: This week daytime temperatures are dipping into the 60’s and it finally feels like fall outside.  Enjoy these cooler temperatures by taking your boat out for a quick drive while you can.  Traffic on the lake will be at a minimum; you may have the lake all to yourself.  It may be … Read more

WaterFire 2017- US Boatworks Saves the Night

This past weekend was the annual WaterFire event on the Plaza in Kansas City.  WaterFire is a unique experience of sparkling bonfires on the water, live music from boats along Brush Creek, and performances from the shore & the boats.  The event employs three boats with 25 hp Mercury outboards to move performers up and down the creek. … Read more

Fall into Savings

Ways to Save at US Boatworks  This fall season opportunities abound for savings at US Boatworks.  Currently we have two ways to save.  First, when you order boat parts online, you can reduce your shipping costs to $7.95 when you order $100 or more.  Using coupon code 7dollarship at check out.  (Some exclusions apply) Next up … Read more

Rebates on Mercury Outboards Available Now!

 REPOWER SALES EVENT Buy a new Mercury Engine today and save big. Choose between two great Mercury outboard repower rebate offers:   – a Factory-Direct Rebate of up to $1,000    OR    – 0 Down Payment, 0 Interest, and 0 Payments for Six Months Financing. Either way, there’s no better way to join the … Read more

The best oil for your Mercury Outboard

Genuine Mercury Oil

Motor oil for 2 and 4 stroke engines 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 aftermarket or generic oil in my outboard motor?” Always use Brand Name OEM Oil for your motor. The … Read more

Happy Labor Day

Here’s to the many workers have contributed to the strength, prosperity, and well-being of our country. While we recognize the history of this great nation, Labor Day also marks the last big celebration of the summer season.  So, all you hard workers, get out there and enjoy your weekend. Temperatures will change soon and we will be … Read more

Outboard Engine Care

So you own a Mercury outboard but just haven’t quite kept up on maintenance.  Perhaps you have no idea where you stored the owners manual and are just crossing your fingers that you haven’t forgot any major maintenance items. For anyone who can identify with the above, this article with outboard boat engine care tips … Read more

Which work best? OEM or Generic Fuel Lines

Mercury Outboard w fuel line

Our phone rings continuously with about boat motors not running properly. At times, we try to help our customers trouble shoot the problem over the phone. No sense in bringing a boat in for service if the answer is a quick solution that the owner can handle. So, when discussing the poor performance complaints, popular … Read more

The Challenge with Hard to find, NLA Parts

If you own an older boat motor you may find it challenging to get replacement parts for necessary repairs.  Most boat dealers do not have the time or the warehouse space to stock slower moving, older outboard or sterndrive parts.  To make matters worse, manufacturers only produce replacement parts for a period of time and … Read more