How to Decarb an Outboard?

Answer If you see white billowing smoke when you start your outboard boat motor it might be time to decarb it. "Decarb" is short for the term "decarbonization," which means to decrease the amount of carbo... Read More »

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What is an oil injected outboard?

An oil injected outboard is a type of watercraft with an external engine featuring oil injection. Oil injected engines have a separate reservoir for storing oil, rather than mixing the oil with the... Read More »

DIY Outboard Bracket?

Attaching an outboard motor to the transom of your boat requires the use of an outboard bracket. This type of bracket will support outboard motors of various sizes and weight. Installing a bracket ... Read More »

How to Trim an Outboard for the Best MPG?

Your motor's trim control--the button on the throttle that changes the angle of the motor in the water--is a valuable tool in maximizing your boat's fuel consumption. Trim changes the angle at whic... Read More »

How to Keep an Outboard in Water?

An outboard motor includes an engine, gearbox and propeller and is used to power small boats, including pontoon boats, jon boats and bass boats. These types of boats are commonly used in waterways ... Read More »