New Website Launch!

Boatengine.com 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 … Read more

Mercury Repower Rebate Promotion

MERCURY REPOWER SALES EVENT Discover Rebates on New Mercury Outboard Motors Buy a new Mercury Engine today and save big. Choose between two great repower 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 … Read more

Duck Season!

Duck Boat Mercury Outboard

Judging by the huge quantity of duck boats we have in our repair shop for tune ups right now, it seems that duck season is upon us. Learn some boat repair tips below. To be sure your first duck hunting trip this year goes smoothly, we highly suggest your outboard motor is running in top … Read more

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 … Read more

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 … Read more

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 … Read more

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 … Read more

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 … Read more

Mercury Marine launches 115 Pro XS FourStroke

Mercury Marine® launches new products including 115 Pro XS FourStroke outboard at Miami International Boat Show Mercury Marine, the world leader in commercial and recreational marine propulsion and technology, is raising the bar even higher by introducing the new 115 Pro XS FourStroke outboard at the Miami International Boat Show. In addition, Mercury is launching a … Read more

Mercury Motor Repower Rebates

Mercury Rebates on New Outboard Purchases

Mercury’s SUMMER – HERE WE COME Sales Event Love your boat, but lacking performance? Upgrade your rig today with Mercury Motors repower rebates. Mercury now offers a REBATE OR FINANCING for complete repower packages with down payments as low as 10% and low monthly payments. REBATES 4 Strokes: 9.9  / 15             … Read more

Chris Craft on Pawn Stars

Shop online for boat parts

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: https://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 … Read more

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 … Read more

Open Saturdays Beginning March 1

Boat Parts Inventory

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 … Read more

Changing Oil for Your Lower Unit in a Mercury Outboard

Mercury Marine Oil and Oil Filter

Changing Oil for Your Lower Unit in a Mercury Outboard Maintaining your Mercury outboard lower unit provides a peace of mind knowing that your boat’s motor will function efficiently when out for a day on the water. Mercury lower unit oil changes are an important part of maintaining an outboard motor. Changing the lower unit … Read more

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 … Read more