2019 Outlook

As we say goodbye to 2018, we took a quick look back in time.  A lot has changed since Mercury’s small beginnings in 1939 when outboards were ordered from the Montgomery Ward mail order catalog.  Mercury Outboards continue to be a leader in the industry and are even more reliable today.   We at US…

Happy Holidays

  Wishing you peace and joy this holiday season. We sincerely thank you for your business & look forward to serving your boating needs in the new year. Your Trusted Source for Boat Parts and Repair, The US Boatworks Team

Raise Less Civilized Kids

School is back in session for most of the USA but summer continues to hang on here in the Midwest.  We have  many more warm days to enjoy the lake with family and friends! Go tubing, get out the fishing rods, build a bonfire, make s’mores, stay up late! Get out there and make some memories! To help…

Happy Independence Day

US Boatworks will be open this Tuesday, JULY 3 from 9 am-5 pm to serve you for the July 4th holiday. We may even be open a few hours on Wednesday, July 4th as our staff will be in during the morning hours to catch up on some work.  If you need us on the 4th,…

Memorial Day Savings Extended

We are thankful to those who have defended this great country throughout the years. This Monday we remembered our fallen heroes that gave their lives for our freedom. In celebration of the freedoms that we all are blessed to receive, we extended our Memorial Day Discount. Save additional $20 off boat parts orders of $100 or more…

Act Now -10% Off Boat Parts

Spring break in Kansas City is winding down & St. Patrick’s Day is near.  We are all looking forward to those warm summer months out on the lake with family and friends. Smart boaters know that successful days on the water require preparation.  The key component of that preparation that is boat maintenance. Are you ready…

You’ll Flip over our Spring Break Special

Spring Break Savings from US Boatworks!   Spring is here, Saint Patricks Day is a week away & we feel like celebrating.  What better way to celebrate than to save money? So, we are offering a price break for you.  When you spend $100 or more at our online store, save 10% on your boat parts…

Why you need Fuel Additives for your Boat Engine

Old, untreated gasoline in your boat motor can impact your engine’s performance. Over time old gasoline turns into sludge which can deposit in your carburetor, injectors and fuel lines. These deposits can harm your engine. Treating your fuel can prevent gunk in your tank and fuel lines and remove any current deposits in your motor. We always recommend…

“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…

Save $25 -Black Friday Savings!

Black Friday Sale-Save $25! Our Black Friday coupon begins today and runs through midnight, Friday 11/24. 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…

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…

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…

Save $10 off $100 Online Order

The final days of our $10 off $100 promotion are upon us.  Hurry over to our online boat parts store  and get what you need before the coupon expires.  When you enter memorialsave10 coupon code at checkout, you will receive $10 off your boat parts order of $100 or more. Shop US Boatworks for all your…

Happy Memorial Day

We are thankful to those who have defended this great country throughout the years. This Monday we remember our fallen heroes that gave their lives for our freedom. In celebration of the freedoms that we all are blessed to receive, we are offering an additional $10 off boat parts orders of $100 or more placed on-line…

New Website Launch!

It’s here! After months of hard work this winter, we just launched our new and improved site. Our website has been redesigned to better serve you.  Check it out here.  Find our boat parts look up which shows boat engine diagrams for your specific motor. Simply choose to the engine component and specific boat part that you…

Thank You Veterans!

Thank  you to our Veterans for serving our country and protecting our freedoms.  These small words can not express our gratitude for the sacrifices you make for us. As a token of our appreciation, Veterans can receive $10 off online boat parts order of $50 or more when you enter code 10save10 at checkout.  Visit…

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 your spring boat motor maintenance. So the question is, are you a do-it-yourselfer or do you bring your boat in for annual boat spring maintenance.  The good news is that US Boatworks supports you no matter which option…

Tips for Replacing your Outboard Lower Unit

Replacing a Lower Unit for an Outboard Motor The main part of the lower unit of an outboard motor is really nothing more than the gear case. The gear case is also known as the “business end” of the lower unit. When most boaters talk about changing the lower unit they are talking about disconnecting…

Chris Craft on Pawn Stars

My 12 year old son loves to watch Pawn Stars. Today an older episode aired about a old Chris Craft boat they purchased without really inspecting the boat properly. Take a look to see how it turned out for them: http://video.tvguide.com/Pawn+Stars/Sink+or+Sell/17688728/tvo-299236-season-1-episode-3 Watching pieces of that show reminded me about doing your due diligence before you…