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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Exhaust System Maintenance

Before the heat of summer sets in, make sure your boat engine’s cooling and exhaust system will stay cool. After a long, cold winter and...
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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...

The Wood Factor

Keep your varnished wood trim or rails in Bristol fashion. Back in the day, during high school summer vacations, I was a yard snipe at...
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Fish Faster with Propspeed

Loosen Up Keep propellers and underwater gear free of marine growth for top performance. Marine growth can be a real drag on your boat’s performance. When...
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Rartian Engineering’s Macerator Pump

Rartian Engineering's Macerator Pump with Waste Valve makes marine sanitation service quick and easy. This technical innovation, recently awarded a U.S. patent, has a Viton motor shaft...

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