Marine Engine Maintenance Tips

WHEN SHOULD I USE ANTIFREEZE?

HOW SHOULD I CARE FOR MY BOAT’S BATTERY?

HOW SHOULD I CARE FOR MY ENGINE’S COOLING SYSTEM?

WHAT CAN I DO TO PREVENT GALVANIC AND STRAY CURRENT CORROSION?

WHAT CAUSES PITTING IN CYLINDER LINERS?

PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE — CAN IT BE SIMPLIFIED?

WHAT IS CATERPILLAR DOING TO REDUCE WHITE SMOKE AT START-UP?

HOW DO I WINTERIZE MY BOAT?

WHY DO I NEED TO REPLACE MY ENGINE’S THERMOSTAT?

WHEN DO I NEED TO ADJUST THE VALVES ON MY NEW ENGINE?

WHAT’S INVOLVED WITH SCHEDULED OIL SAMPLING?

IS THERE AN OUTSIDE TERMPERATURE AT WHICH WE SHOULD USE THE BLOCK HEATER?