How To


  • Winterizing: Outboard/IO Cylinder Protection

    When it comes to storing your gasoline engine—whether it’s an inboard, outboard or I/O—for long periods, preserving the fuel and prote...

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  • Keeping Water Out of Your Fuel System

    If water happens to find its way into your fuel system, the results are not pleasant—or cheap. In worst-case scenarios, the entire fuel ta...

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  • Video: Marine Battery Care & Feeding

    In the accompanying video, New England Boating’s Tom Richardson walks you through the steps of making sure your batteries are in top shape...

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  • Spring Commissioning: Gas Engine Start-Up Tips, Part 2

    Get your boating season started on the right foot by looking at important items to check on your outboard when waking it up from its winter ...

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  • Checking for Water in Your Fuel Tank

    By now most boaters are aware of the headaches that can be caused by ethanol-blended gasoline (E10), chief among them excess water accumulat...

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  • Boat Financing Tip: Why Financing Pays

    Why finance a boat when you could pay cash or borrow against your portfolio? According to the team at Sterling Associates, one of the nation...

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