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 »

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 »

What is the horsepower of a 5.0 Mercury boat engine?

The Mercury 5.0 liter V8 marine engine has a rating of 260 horsepower. This engine is equipped with a multi-point electronic fuel injection system and has a full throttle range of 4,600 to 5,000 RP... Read More »

How do I Find Out What Size Engine My Boat Is Rated For?

Finding out what size engine your boat is rated for is like going on a small-treasure hunt. The maximum engine size by horsepower for every boat over 13-feet long is rated by standards established ... Read More »