Boat Winterization

Mike’s Performance Marine

Protect Your Boat Every Winter

Mike’s Performance Marine can get your boat ready for winter with one of the boat winterization packages available to do it for you. Shrink-wrapping is great for your boat throughout the winter. When you get your boat winterization done every year, it helps you to avoid costly boat repairs and protects your investment. If you would like to understand more about why your boat needs to be winterized check out: https://www.bestboatreport.com/ information.

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Stern-drive & Inboard Winterized Package

  • Add fuel stabilizer (50 gal treatment)
  • Grease all fittings and wheel bearings
  • Change engine oil and filter
  • Remove stern-drive, grease U-joint, replace gasket
  • Inspect bellows and gimbal bearing
  • Change stern-drive oil
  • Change transmission oil
  • Remove whole drain plugs
  • Drain engine block and manifolds
  • Drain power steering/transmission coolers
  • Drain all ballast pumps and tanks
  • Drain heater and shower (if applicable)
  • Treat engine with fogging oil
  • Grease prop shaft
  • Check FWT system freezing levels (if applicable)
  • Disconnect batteries
  •  Install warning tags

Outboard Winterized Package

  • Add fuel stabilizer (50 gal treatment)
  • Grease all fittings and wheel bearings
  • Change engine oil and filter (up to 3 quarts)
  • Change spark plugs
  • Remove whole drain plugs
  • Change lower unit oil and drain field
  • Drain all ballast pumps and tanks
  • Grease steering and prop shaft
  • Treat engine with sogging oil
  • Disconnect batteries
  • Install warning tags