Types of Marine Engines?

Answer People buy boats for many different reasons, and with so many different types available, it's hard to figure out what you need. Some people like to fish; others cruise, ski or tube. Some work, pla... Read More »

Top Q&A For: Types of Marine Engines

What is the difference between marine engines&passenger car engines?

Some boat builders wonder why they cannot just use an automobile engine instead of a marine engine. The short answer is that, while the two are similar, the marine engine is built with much stronge... Read More »

How to Blend Used Engine Oil in Marine Diesel Engines?

Fuel and used oil disposal costs are often especially high for boat enthusiasts. While used oil is typically stored until it is recycled, it can be safely burned as a diesel fuel additive in boats.... Read More »

Different Types of Car Engines?

The broadest classification of car engines puts an engine in one of two categories: gasoline- or diesel-powered. This description explains what type of fuel and ignition mechanism an engine uses. H... Read More »

Types of Car Engines?

Car engines are classified in different ways, including number of cylinders, fuel type and cylinder arrangement. While engines vary in manufacturer and design, the basic types remain same.