Frequently Asked Questions
- MerCruiser Corrosion
- MerCruiser Storage
- Outboard Care
- Product Protection
- Oils & Lubricants
- Fuel & Fuel Systems
- Repower Financing
- Mercury Major Assembly Protection
- Outboard Model Year
- Certified Pre-Owned
- MerCruiser Maintenance
- Parts & Accessories
- Outboard Storage
- Gauge & Display
Can I get a higher horsepower engine on my boat?
Yes, depending on the maximum horsepower for your boat. The dealer you are working with will be able to tell you the maximum horsepower rating for your boat, and how to optimize the boat’s propeller for best performance.
I've heard a lot about the new technology Mercury offers. What benefits are there to repowering my old engine with newer technology?
Boaters may see significant savings in fuel cost, as well as better overall performance, from top end to getting on plane.
Do I need to get new gauges, cables and steering?
That will depend on the engine, the components you currently have and the condition of your current products. Your Mercury dealer can quickly and easily figure out what is needed when you go in to inquire about your repower.
Will the dealer take my old engine in trade?
Some dealers will take engines for trade. Make sure to talk to the dealer about trading in your old engine.
How long will it take to repower my boat?
Dealers can repower a boat in as little as a few days. Their labor and maintenance departments are set up to get you back on the water as soon as possible.
If I finance my repower engine, can I include rigging and labor?
Yes, the financing would include all the rigging needed to get rid of the old and bring in the new! You can even finance the labor involved to get your new power.