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Volvo’s Hybrid IPS

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Davit Maintenance

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Check your Clamps and Hoses

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!

Mercury Marine makes a mark in Miami.

At every boat show there’s at least one company that makes a big splash with new technology or multiple product introductions. At the 2015...

Green Maintenance Tips

While a certain famous frog (the one with a swine fetish) once opined, “It’s not easy being green,” today’s boat owner has more options...

Rethinking Boat Fuel

Natural gas (NG) is finally available for boaters looking for a cheaper, cleaner, safe fuel alternative Natural gas (NG) has been used for years in...

Yamaha’s Helm Master: Total Control!

Warning! When the Yamaha Helm Master system is in action, your outboard engines may be positioned at crazy angles that look catawampus, asymmetrical or...

Inverters

Get 120-volt power on board just like at home. If your boat is without a generator you're stuck with 12-volt DC power like the cigarette...

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