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!

Small Boat Performance

Four ways to optimize your get up and go! Feeling sluggish and inadequate? Eagerly awaiting that weekend water time but worried your small boat won’t...

PetrolFusion Fuel Additive

PetrolFusion is an advanced fuel catalyst technology infused with nano technology to protect gas engines, outboards and components from Ethanol damage. The nano micro...

The Unseen

Bearings, belts, engine mounts, and more I heard it first. Accustomed to the sound my diesel engines make when running properly, I could tell that...
Top three boat systems to know

Top Three Boat Systems

Every boat owner should know these top three boat systems—and know them well. Congratulations! You’ve purchased your dream boat, and you’re ready to cruise faraway lands...

Shaft Seal Maintenance

Shaft seal maintenance should be part of your boat's regular check-up. Ever since the first prop was connected to the first shaft being turned by...

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