Gauges & Displays
SmartCraft Connect

Integrate Garmin® and Raymarine® multi-function displays with your Mercury SmartCraft-capable propulsion system.

SmartCraft® Connect transforms your favorite multi-function display into an information portal to your boat by providing valuable engine data on the same screen as your GPS chartplotter and sonar. It makes tracking engine performance easy and convenient by putting the data right at your fingertips.

SmartCraft Connect Features

SmartCraft Connect Features

Mercury is continually updating the SmartCraft Connect system to enhance functionality and performance. The module can link with all SmartCraft-compatible 2004 or newer, 40hp and higher Mercury engines.

Current Features

  • Supports up to 4 SmartCraft-capable engines
  • Select Mercury engine data available through VesselView® user interface on compatible Garmin and Raymarine multi-function displays
  • Fault code notifications available through VesselView user interface
  • Comprehensive Mercury engine data available through NMEA®-capable devices (refer to SmartCraft Connect manual for more information)
  • Bluetooth®
  • Wi-Fi®

SmartCraft Compatible Displays

SmartCraft Connect is compatible with Garmin and Raymarine units capable of running the latest operating software. Popular models include:


Raymarine – Axiom®, Axiom+, Axiom Pro and Axiom XL displays with LightHouse 3.14 or higher


Refer to Garmin® and Raymarine® websites for updated lists of compatible display models and to download software updates. SmartCraft integration for Lowrance® and Simrad® displays should be done with VesselView® Link.

Mercury SmartCraft Connect Software Release Notes

You or your Mercury Authorized Dealer can quickly and easily configure the SmartCraft Connect Module with the latest software updates as additional features become available. Contact your Mercury dealer for more information.

The following release notes cover the most recent SmartCraft Connect software update:

February 1, 2023 - Release 5.0.11 is available. Compatibility for Avator electric outboards.

Update your SmartCraft Connect Software through the SmartCraft Manager app, available in the Google Play® Store and Apple App Store®. 

Easy Engine Monitoring

SmartCraft Connect enables you to tap into one of the most powerful engine monitoring systems in the marine industry. There’s no need to crowd the dash with additional displays or gauges. From a compatible Garmin or Raymarine display, you can monitor rpm, speed, fuel flow, temperature, trim and more.

Contact a Mercury Authorized Dealer for SmartCraft Connect installation and setup.

Trademark attribution statement:

GARMIN and GPSMAP are registered trademarks of Garmin Ltd. or its subsidiaries. ECHOMAP is a trademark of Garmin Ltd. RAYMARINE is a registered trademark of Raymarine Holdings Limited Company. AXIOM is a registered trademark of TouchNetix Limited. WI-FI is a registered trademark of Wi-Fi Alliance. BLUETOOTH is a registered trademark of Bluetooth Sig, Inc. NMEA is a registered trademark of the National Marine Electronics Association, Inc. All other trademarks belong to Brunswick Corporation.
Find a Dealer

Contact your local Mercury Marine dealer to learn more about which SmartCraft® products are compatible with your boat. Not all features are available on all engines.

All Mercury Authorized Dealers sell genuine Mercury Precision Parts® and Accessories.


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Buy the Books

You can order all available Mercury literature online or through any authorized Mercury dealer. Please have your outboard or sterndrive serial number before placing the order.

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  • Parts Manual
  • Service Manual

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