Do I need a tiller handle for my outboard?

If you are in the market for a new outboard you will quickly discover there are five main options to consider.  Horse power, trim, steering, start and shaft length. As to steering, the option is whether or not you want a boat tiller handle.  The answer will depend on how you plan to use your…

Mercury Winter Savings

    Stack the available Mercury deals to maximize your savings. If you follow our blog you may already know how you can save big this winter on a new Mercury Outboard. If you have missed my recent articles, you are in luck. I am recapping ways to save now. Currently there are four ways…

Free Extended Warranty From Mercury

Purchase a new 2.5 hp through 400hp* Mercury Outboard now through March 31, 2020 and receive 2 additional years factory backed coverage for free!  In addition to the standard three-year factory warranty, you will receive an additional 2 year Mercury Product Protection Gold Plan! Hurry in now before this special is gone. Motors included in this promotion are all…

How to change oil for a Mercury Outboard

Learn how to change outboard oil in a Mercury Outboard Maintaining your Mercury outboard lower unit provides a peace of mind knowing that your motor will function efficiently when out for a day on the water. Lower unit oil changes are an important part of maintaining an outboard motor. Changing the oil of an outboard…

Mercury Go with 5 Event

Purchase a new 2.5 – 350 hp Mercury Outboard now through March 31, 2019 and receive 2 additional years factory backed coverage for free.  In addition to the standard three-year factory warranty, you will receive an additional 2 year Mercury Product Protection Gold Plan! Hurry in now before this special is gone. Motors included in this…

Announcing our 2019 Mercury Outboard Line Up

There Here! Our 2019 Mercury Outboards arrived yesterday and we just began getting them out on the showroom floor. Our new line up of motors all include power trim for your convenience and several models feature the favorite – Command Thrust.  Stop by or call us today for more information on any of these 2019…

Urgent: Huge Price Increase on Mercury Outboards Coming

Boaters considering a 40, 50 or 60 horse power Mercury Outboard listen up! Significant price increases begin July 1 when tariffs on certain imported motors begin.  While most Mercury Marine products are made here in the US, the 40, 50 and 60 horse motors are made overseas.  The reason for this is that the demand for…

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…

Open Saturdays

It finally happened just like it does every year.  Freezing temperatures left us and  spring is in the air.  Like clockwork as soon as it warms up, our phones start ringing off the hook and customers line up to get their boats ready for the season.  Since you need us, we are now open on Saturdays beginning March 3rd….

Announcing the new Mercury V-6 FourStroke Outboard

Mercury Marine recently introduced the brand new naturally aspirated 3.4L, V-6 FourStroke outboard. This outboard is available in  175 hp, 200 hp and 225 horse power. An announcement was made via a Facebook live event last week from the 2018 Miami International Boat Show. This Mercury V6 FourStroke outboard is the lightest and quietest engine you will…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

Winterization Service Options

Winterizing your motor before the first hard freeze is extremely important to prevent expensive damage come spring time.  A cracked block as a result of freezing will cost thousands of dollars not to mention missed time out on the lake next spring while you wait for your motor to be repaired.  Spend the time and…

Genuine Mercury Oil
Which Outboard Motor Oil Is Best?

2 and 4 stroke motor oil 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 the aftermarket or generic oil in my outboard motor?” The bottom line answer is: You get what you pay for….

New Mercury Motors in Stock

It’s been an exciting week at US Boatworks. We just received 8 new Mercury Outboards, unpacked them, loaded them up on stands and wheeled them out to the showroom floor. Four of these shiny new Mercury motors for sale have 9.9 horse power and offer several different options such as electric start, tiller handle, long or…

Remaining Mercury Outboards

The 2016 boating season is in full swing.  Warm temperatures this July are getting boaters out on the water to cool off.  Don’t miss out on great times at the lake.  Consider that new Mercury Outboard now while you can get out on the water to enjoy it. We have just a few remaining 2016…