Depending on the size and type of boat, it likely has a system operated by hydraulics. Understanding how they work and how to maintain them is an essential skill.
How To Change Diesel Fuel Filters
Changing diesel fuel filters is something you can do yourself to help protect your engine.
What Your Oil Says About Your Boat's Health
Getting your engine, transmission, or lower unit oil tested can yield valuable information … if you know what to look for.
How To Tighten Your Boat Alternator Belt
Here’s what to do and how to troubleshoot if you hear a squeal coming from your alternator belt.
Exhaust manifolds are important, and ignoring them can potentially lead to expensive problems, perhaps an engine rebuild.
Remember Your Anodes
The rule of thumb on underwater sacrificial anodes is to check them at least once a year, but if you dry-store your boat, inspecting the anodes should be part of your wash-down routine.