Outboard Care

Taking care of your outboard is key to maximizing your time on the water

Step-by-step videos to help you maintain your V6 / V8 FourStroke Engine.

  • Flushing
  • Oil change
  • Changing gear lube
  • Changing fuel filter
V6/V8 FourStroke Engine Care Videos

Step-by-step videos to help you maintain your 6-cylinder Mercury Verado.

  • Flushing
  • Oil change
  • Changing gear lube
  • Fuel filter
  • Checking engine oil
  • Maintenance decal overview
Verado 6-Cylinder Engine Care Videos

Step-by-step videos to help you maintain your 150hp FourStroke Engine.

  • Flushing
  • Oil change
  • Changing gear lube
  • Changing fuel filter
150 FourStroke Engine Care Videos

Step-by-step videos to help you maintain your 75-115hp FourStroke Engine.

  • Flushing
  • Oil change
  • Changing fuel filter
  • Changing gear lube
75-115 FourStroke Engine Care Videos

Step-by-step videos to help you maintain your 40-60hp FourStroke Engine.

  • Flushing
  • Oil change
  • Changing fuel filter
  • Changing gear lube
40-60hp FourStroke Engine Care Videos

Step-by-step videos to help you maintain your 15-2hp EFI Engine.

  • Oil change
  • Changing gear lube
15-20hp Engine Care Videos
How to Remove Hard Water Spots from Your Boat & Engine

After a long season on the water, your boat can be covered in hard water spots. Here is an easy way to keep your boat and motor clean and spot-free.

Engine Cowl Care Explained

Ever wonder how you can remove stubborn water spots from your engine cowl? Wired2Fish host, Scott Glorvigan, explains how to keep your Mercury outboard engine cowl looking brand new with Mercury Cowl Finish Compound.

Verado Break In Procedure Explained

Wired2Fish host, Scott Glorvigan, explains the Verado "break-in" procedure. If you are a new Verado outboard engine owner, be sure to follow these basic procedures from first idle to a full 8 hour break-in.

View our Frequently Asked Questions related to Mercury outboards.

Outboard Care FAQs

Mercury has an extensive network of factory-trained dealers to help answer any questions you may have. Your authorized Mercury Marine dealer is your "go-to" for all things Mercury.

Find your local Mercury dealer

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