2018

Mercury’s 6 Year Warranty

Give your loved one a Mercury Outboard this Christmas & double your warranty coverage! Purchase a new 2.5hp to 25hp Mercury FourStroke outboard tiller handle model between October 25 and December 31, 2018 and get a total of six years of Mercury factory-backed limited coverage! In addition to the standard three-year factory warranty, you also receive … Read more

Gratitude

We are dedicating this week’s blog post to saying “Thank You”.  There are two very important groups of people that are responsible for the success we have had over the years.  First off, we express our appreciation for our loyal customers.  Without you, we would not exist.  Each and every day we work hard to find … Read more

6 Year Warranty on Portable Mercury Outboards

Double your warranty coverage! Consumers who purchase a new 2.5hp to 25hp Mercury FourStroke outboard tiller handle model between October 25 and December 31, 2018 and get a total of six years of Mercury factory-backed limited coverage! In addition to the standard three-year factory warranty, they will also receive a three-year Mercury Product Protection Gold plan! … Read more

Do It Yourself Winterizing

Winterizing tips for the do-it-yourselfer Winterizing Choices Knowing how to winterize a boat engine yourself is important, but sometimes you need help. US Boatworks is proud to help you when it comes to winterizing your sterndrive or outboard motor.  We help by providing two choices for boat winterization.  First off you can bring your boat … Read more

Winterize Now!

Temperatures have remained warm for the beginning of fall.  If you are still taking advantage of boating, you have a few more good days out on the water.  Some boaters have already brought their boat in for the winter.  If you have wrapped it up for the season, get here to winterize your boat sooner … Read more

The Trouble with Non-OEM Fuel Lines

Mercury Outboard w fuel line

We receive many phone calls about boat motors not running properly. If time allows, we may make a few suggestions over the phone.  Troubleshooting boat problems up front on your own may save you time and money if you choose to handle some basic tips. So, when discussing the poor performance complaints, common symptoms include: -Motor … Read more

Osage Theater Circa 1922

Our boat parts and repair shop at 930 Osage, Kansas City, KS has a unique history. In 1922, the newly constructed building opened as the Osage Theater.  Richard Biechelle, owner, built the theater for $50,000 which would seat 1000. Prior to 1922 there had been smaller theater at this same location but I was unable to find … Read more

Too often these outings turn tragic

There have been awesome memories made out on the water with friends and family. Boating can be a great time whether you are spending a sunny day fishing, skiing or tubing.  While these events help us bond with each other, boating accidents from reckless or ignorant behavior can rip friends and family apart. Here are some … Read more