A ManateeMobileMarine.com, we want to ensure that you have a safe and well-maintained boat to use for all of your river and lake excursions. However, there are some things that you, the boat owner, can check for the make sure that your boat is always in good working order. The hull and body of the [...]

During the winter, I always like to protect my boat. There are several ways to do this: If you can take it out of the water, that’s best. It needs to be in storage or at least under a cover. You can take the battery out for safe keeping, and you can add mold and [...]

Keeping your boat looking new year after year… Even if high-quality polishes are used, the efforts are fruitless on a boat that has been excessively exposed. Irreversible damages are caused by exposure to the sun and other harsh elements of nature like snow and hail. The best polishes cannot reverse years of damage. That is [...]

When you don’t have your boat on the water, it still needs to be kept in shape so that it is in pristine condition when you do take it out again. At Manatee Mobile Marine, we can help keep your boat in the best condition possible by offering a full line of services. If there [...]

After you have spent a lot of money on a boat to enjoy with family and friends, there are some things that you can do to maintain it to keep it in the best condition possible. Put a protective coating on the boat to keep it from getting scratched. Sanding discs and acetone are good [...]

Winterize your boat with our help Why worry about your boat lasting through the winter when you can take measures to ensure your motor is ready to start up and rev like the day you bought it? When it’s time to put your boat away for the off-season, take the following steps to winterize it: [...]

Checking Oil in Outboard Engines

Oil is the lifeblood of any outboard engine. It keeps internal components cool and moving smoothly. It is for these reasons that oil levels should always be checked and filled as needed before operation. Two common types of outboard engines are two-stroke and four-stroke designs and they have different procedures for oil checking and filling. [...]

Let us keep your boat in working order

Lounging on the sand by the ocean is what many people call a fun outing, but sailing over the waves and feeling the sea breeze on your skin is unparalleled. Enjoy the benefits of owning a boat without the hassle by letting Manatee Mobile Marine help with your engine needs. Boating enthusiasts love Manatee because [...]

Proper ways to store your boat

Each fall you have to store your boat and anxiously await the return of the warmth in the following spring. Make sure you put your boat away for its winter rest with the right care so you won’t have any problems when it’s time to make the next launch. The following winterizing steps will keep [...]

Ensure your boat is properly hooked up to your vehicle

If you have a boat attached to your vehicle at a marina, you might want to know how to make sure it stays attached. The first thing that you need to do is drop the socket on the trailer over the ball so that it attaches firmly. The ball has to be the same size [...]