Whether you have an inboard, sterndrive or an outboard engine, Go2marine / LFS has the marine engine parts and related engine parts you need to maintain and service your boat's engine. Fuel pumps, water pumps, starters and carburetors are boat engine parts that tend to fail over time without regular maintenance. With a service manual, you can typically service these boat motor parts on your own.
Rebuild kits are available for pumps and carburetors. Another marine boat part that needs to be checked for leaks before departing are fuel tanks and their hoses. To keep an eye on your marine engine, an engine over heating alarm is good to have as well as proper gauges that track engine usage, fuel temperature and other fluid levels. If you have an outboard and are a do-it-yourself type of boater, then consider investing in a motor stand during routine maintenance or for smaller outboards to store during off-season.
Other related boat motor parts include the steering system which consists of a wheel, steering helm, cables or hydraulic lines, pumps and parts. The steering cables tend to wear over time or the helm pumps can start to leak. Newer steering systems offer steering that is much smoother with less feedback. Another marine motor part that can unexpectedly break is the propeller. Keeping a spare prop and making sure each season the propeller shaft is serviced will help keep you on the water.
Inboard marine motor parts need special care especially if boating in salt water. Boat engine parts that come in contact with salt water like heat exchangers and exhaust systems can corrode over time and need to be replaced. Contact our engine specialists for any boat engine parts that you might need help with and they can find you the right replacement part.