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Engine Hazards

Engine Hazards

Cox Powertrain and the CXO300

Cox Diesel Outboard: CXO300

Engine & Upkeep

Engine & Upkeep
Keeping up with your engine and general maintenance can feel overwhelming without the right tools. That’s why Southern Boating breaks the upkeep your boat needs into manageable articles. View our information on inboard engines, outboards, electric, systems, generators, hulls, and general maintenance. Check back soon—new Engine and Upkeep posts are added weekly!
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New Outboard Models

If the get-up-and-go in your outboards got up and went and never returned, it's time to consider new power. So check out these new...
tilt and trim troubleshooting

Tilt and Trim Troubleshooting

Tilt and Trim troubles? Here are some top tips for tilt and trim troubleshooting. The time you most appreciate your motor’s tilt and trim feature...
its simple to install rod holders

How to Install Rod Holders

Most boat owners have experienced moments when that one missing thing on board would help make boating easier. Take, for instance, an extra rod...
Trailering Don'ts

Trailering Don’ts

There are a few constant trailering do's. But there are far more trailering don'ts. Trailering a boat is more popular than ever. But there are...
This is an image of a boat that has run aground. Learn how to re-float your boat.

So you’ve run aground, now what?

How to re-float your boat after going aground. Most boaters have heard the saying: “You’ve either already gone aground or will go aground!” If you’re...

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