What is a boat engine core charge?

Answer A boat engine core charge is a fee added to the cost of a new boat engine to encourage consumers to bring in the old engine they are replacing.How It WorksIf you are purchasing a new boat engine, t... Read More »

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What Is an Alternator Core Charge?

When buying an alternator, or other car part, many consumers are surprised to learn that they are charged a core deposit. However, the deposit is returned when the old alternator is returned to the... Read More »

How do I charge multiple boat batteries?

Install a battery isolator and a dual or triple battery switch to properly charge multiple boat batteries. An isolator and switch can be purchased at most local marine suppliers. A battery isolat... Read More »

What Is a Boat Engine Coupler?

The coupler is the flange that connects the boat's transmission to the engine. The propeller shaft of a boat flexes at the junction between the engine and transmission, rather than between the tran... Read More »

How to Fix a Submerged Boat Engine?

An outboard motor submerged in water is a costly problem if preventative measures are not taken immediately. Water in the fuel lines or in the engine fouls spark plugs and causes permanent damage t... Read More »