Boat Maintenance & Repair Blog

Aftermarket VS OEM Marine Fuel Pump

did you know fuel pump oem

There is a big debate among boaters concerning OEM vs Aftermarket parts. There are several important things to consider when you buy OEM or aftermarket boat parts yet most buyers are strictly looking at the MONEY. I could give countless examples where the quality of aftermarket parts is inferior but since most choose to buy parts … Read more

Mercury Outboard Maintenance Tips

So you haven’t kept up on your outboard boat engine maintenance?  Perhaps you were not aware that maintenance is required or you have no idea where you stored the owners manual to dig into the details. If you need some tips for outboard maintenance, you came to the right place.   Regular boat engine maintenance … Read more

Avoid this Deadly Combination

Happy Birthday America! This July 4th thousands will flock to the lake to get their boat out on the water.  Often times many hours of preparation have gone into preparing for a trip to the lake.  Such chores include tuning up your boat and even making boat repairs as necessary.  I have posted some tips … Read more

AVOID THESE COSTLY MISTAKES

Enjoy your day on the lake with trouble free OEM parts

Prevent the tragedy of getting stuck out on the water. Eliminate down time and weeks at the boat repair shop this season. Buy the best boat parts now. You will thank us with many trouble free days out on the water. Properly maintaining your boat engine is important to the life of your motor. An … Read more

BRP Evinrude Johnson Parts on Kibo

BRP filled boat parts orders for Evinrude, Johnson and OMC parts through Kibo for years. You may also know this product from its older name, Shopatron. This spring, the program came to an abrupt halt leaving customers with bad url links and no forwarding information. As a supplier of many parts orders for the Kibo … Read more

MEMORIAL DAY SHIPPING EVENT

We are thankful to our Veterans who have defended this great country throughout the years.  In order to honor those who served our nation, we are offering everyone flat rate $4.95 shipping* orders placed on-line through June 30, 2021.  Use code DISCOUNTSHIPPIN at checkout to see your Memorial Day discounts in your shopping cart. Feel … Read more

Spring Boat Maintenance, What to do

Boy repairing Mercruiser Sterndrive

The temperatures are finally warming up in the Mid-West.  As we just entering the month of May, Memorial Day is right around the corner. Now is the time to think about getting your boat out of storage and begin your spring boat maintenance.  So, if you ask yourself,“where do I start?” “What do I do?”this … Read more

BRP BOAT MECHANIC SEARCH

WORK WITH THE BEST, JOIN OUR TEAM Boat Repair Technician/ Mechanic Position Available EXPERIENCED FULL-TIME certified BRP Evinrude (preferred) with Mercury I/O, Mercruiser & Volvo experience helpful. Must have great troubleshooting and problem solving skills and willingness to work in fast paced environment. We offer generous hourly pay plus weekly performance incentives, paid time off, … Read more

Open Saturdays 9 – Noon

It finally happened just like it does every year.  Frigid temperatures from February left us and  spring is in the air.  Like clockwork as soon as it warms up, customers line up to get their boats ready for the season.  To meet this springtime demand, we are now open on Saturdays beginning March 6th.  Come down and see … Read more

Just Added -Mercury Marine OEM Lowers

Introducing our newest product addition – the Mercury Marine V6 Lower Unit. The addition of the Mercury Marine V6 Lowers will meet a big need for boaters. You see, the lower unit of the boat motor is frequently damaged and needs to be replaced. It is susceptible to damage mostly due to hidden objects under … Read more

Save $25 -Black Friday Savings!

Black Friday Sale save $25 off $100

Black Friday Sale-Save $25! Our Black Friday coupon begins today and runs through midnight, Friday 11/27. Save $25 when you spend $100 or more in our online store.  Use code 25off100 at checkout to receive your discount. Shop reliable, quality boat parts from Mercury, Mercruiser, Evinrude, Johnson, OMC and Volvo-Penta.  US Boatworks stocks over 2 million boat parts … Read more

Winterize your Kansas City Boat Motor

Winterize with Mercury and Quick Silver Products

Our lot is full with Kansas City area boats to winterize. Many boaters are taking advantage of the mild temperatures and coming in this week to get their boat winterized.  Although our weather has been mild the past month, the cold finally hit the Kansas City Area.  Customers choose US Boatworks for winterizing for our great rates and … Read more