Non-OEM Gearcases: good, the bad, the ugly

The Non-OEM, Aftermarket Gearcase   There are new, replacement, non-OEM lower units on the market selling for very cheap prices.  Prices so good they are too good to be true! The saying goes – “you get what you pay for” and that just may be the case.  On the plus side, some of these aftermarket…

DO THIS BEFORE YOU TAKE YOUR BOAT OUT THIS SEASON

May is here already and the kids will be out of school before we know it.  Memorial Day is around the corner.  Its time to think about getting your boat out of storage and begin your spring boat maintenance.  So, if you find yourself asking, “do I really need to perform boat maintenance?”   or…

FINAL DAYS-MERCURY 5 YEAR WARRANTY

Act today if you plan to buy a new Mercury outboard or Mercruiser Sterndrive! Six days remain on the program to receive five years of factory-backed coverage on ALL NEW Mercury Outboards and Mercruiser Sterndrives. (2 years of the free Mercury Product Protection Gold in addition to the 3 years standard limited warranty).  Motors sold through March…

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…

New Mercury MerCruiser 5 Year Warranty Promotion

Mercury Power of Protection program offering long-term customer peace of mind! For a limited time, receive five years of factory-backed coverage (2 years of the free Mercury Product Protection Gold in addition to the 3 years standard limited warranty) on ALL NEW Mercury Outboards.  This offer is good on most outboard  and sterndrive engines sold…

DIY Boat Winterization Supply Guide

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…

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…

Boat Maintenance Tips

The calendar says it’s almost spring even though all the clouds and rain make it feel like a distant dream.  As we are just entering the month of April, its time to get your boat out of storage and begin your spring boat maintenance.  So the question is: where to start? First, ask yourself if…

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…

What you need to Winterize your Outboard or Sterndrive

Winterizing tips for do it yourselfers: This week temperatures took a dip and it definitely feels like fall outside.  Enjoying these cooler temperatures out on the water should be very tempting right now.  Traffic on the lake will be at a minimum so it might feel like you have the lake to yourself.  While it…

Mercury Marine Premier Dealer US Boatworks

Kansas City’s Mercury Marine Premier Dealer is once again US Boatworks. Mercury Marine reserves the title “Premier Dealer” for only the best Mercury Marine parts dealers in the nation. These Mercury Marine dealers invest a considerable amount of time each year to ensure they meet the requirements of this honorable distinction.  Mercury Marine evaluates the…

Trust your Boat Motor Repair to US Boatworks

Choosing a repair shop for your boat motor is a big decision.  Of course you want quality boat repair performed by certified mechanics, but which shop can you trust? History and reputation are both good deciding factors when choosing who to trust with your boat motor. History: US Boatworks has been in the marine service…

Open Saturdays Beginning March 1

US Boatworks will be open on Saturdays from 9-noon beginning March 1.  It’s been a long winter for the KC area & we are all looking forward to the spring.  Our staff has been hard at work getting ready for the season.  We now are stocking over 2 million new boat parts and over 1…

Boat Restoration and Salvage

Quality Installations Result In More Water Time For many boat enthusiasts there is nothing more enjoyable than sailing in a boat that they have personally restored to its former glory.  In order to maximize time spent in the boat rather than out, it is necessary to consider the key elements of a restoration project and…