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Easy Maintenance

Easy Maintenance

April 1, 2016 by · Leave a Comment 

Depending on how and where you stored your boat, spring prep can be complicated or simple. No matter what else you need to do, don’t overlook any of these basics: Examine the positive (red) and negative (black) battery cables and connections between the batteries and engine to make sure they are secure.  If you find […]

Easy Maintenance

Easy Maintenance

August 1, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

The weather reporters are predicting a major storm heading our way.What should you do to prepare and protect your boat? Visiting your boat before the storm arrives can make the difference between a season-ending repair and enjoying the rest of the boating season.  Make sure all bilge pumps are working properly. Inspect the wires to […]

Easy Maintenance

Easy Maintenance

July 1, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

July’s weather brings the potential for severe weather activity.  How should you prepare and protect your boat if the forecast sounds ominous? Get down to your boat and check all the bilge pumps to make sure they are working properly. Put some fresh water in and make sure the pumps actually draw the water out. […]

Start the Season Prepared

Start the Season Prepared

May 1, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

Boating season is here! You’ve paid your docking and insurance fees, had the engines commissioned and performed safety inspections on your boat’s fuel lines, exhaust hoses, intake valves, bilge pumps, and other working components. Now it’s time to check some on the things that might have expired, become obsolete, or been misplaced during last year’s […]

Don’t Do What I Did!

Don’t Do What I Did!

August 1, 2009 by · Leave a Comment 

Don’t Do What I Did!