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!

Volvo Penta Power Punch

Volvo Penta pairs their new D11 diesel engine with IPS950 pod drives for a perfect combination. Green and clean may have a fuddy-duddy reputation to...

Webasto Thermo & Comfort Control Marine Sunroofs

Webasto has been manufacturing top-of-the-line automotive sunroofs for over 50 years and now introduces the Thermo & Comfort Control Marine Sunroof Systems. Highest-grade materials...
an image of sumbrella fabric to resurface your boat

Forget a makeover. Resurface!

Instead of a complete facelift, save yourself a bundle and resurface. Compared to home interior design trends, boat and yacht owners can get by with...

Hull-Prop Relationship

The prop you select must synch with both your engine and your hull. Do you feel a vibration when your boat is running at speed? Does...

Lithium Ion Batteries

There are very few people in the industrial world who have not had some experience with lithium ion battery technology. Lithium ion batteries power...

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