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Engine Hazards

Inboards

Inboards
Situated in the center of a boat for equal weight distribution, inboards tend to be quieter than their outboard counterparts. Gas or electric, Southern Boating knows a lot about inboard engines. Broken driveshaft? Stern drive acting up? Check out our library of articles about inboard engines for the solution.

Mercury’s Active Engine Trim

Improving boat performance Could manually adjusting the trim of your outboard engine or sterndrive be going, going, gone—just like manual stick shifts in cars? Mercury...
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Spring Cleaning? Don’t Miss the Engine Room!

Spring cleaning your engine room has long-term benefits. A dirty engine room is like dirty fingernails; it says a lot about your boat’s overall cleanliness....
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Clean Fuel for Happy Cruising

9 out of 10 problems with diesel engines are the result of contaminated fuel. We'll show you how to keep your fuel system in...
hybrid IPS Volvo Penta

Volvo’s Hybrid IPS

Volvo Penta’s popular pod drive is going green with a Hybrid IPS. Eco-conscious captains might feel fuel is flowing foolishly when throwing down the throttles...

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