Monterey Bay Marine at the Santa Cruz Harbor

Parts & Service: (831) 479-6910
Engine Sales: (831) 471-5188

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Boat Engine Repair

Our full time technicians offer prompt and professional service at our shop, at your dock, or on the water. We pride ourselves on quality service.

Our Marine Services Include:

Some of our more popular marine services are listed below.

Complete Maintenance Service for Boats with Inboard Gas Motors

  1. Change engine oil and oil filter
  2. Check and/or change transmission oil
  3. Check engine mounts
  4. Service water pump
  5. Service ignition system (cap, rotor, etc)
  6. Check and/or change spark plugs
  7. Check and/or change belts
  8. Change fuel/water separator and secondary filter
  9. Clean and inspect flame arrestor and crankcase ventilation
  10. Replace engine anodes (heat exchngr & cooler)
  11. Check fuel hose & clamps for tightness & leaks
  12. Check cooling hoses & clamps for tightness & leaks
  13. Check sea strainer for blockage or leaks
  14. Check shaft packing condition
  15. Check coolant level (closed cooling systems)
  16. Check heat exchanger end caps for blockages
  17. Check lube, shift & throttle linkage
  18. Check battery condition & clean connections
  19. Run & check overall operation
  20. Check gauges, navigation lights & bilge pump

Complete Maintenance Service for Outboard Motors

  1. Change engine oil and oil filter when applicable
  2. Change gear lube
  3. Service water pump
  4. Check and/or change spark plugs
  5. Change fuel/water separator
  6. Replace external anodes
  7. Check fuel hose & clamps for tightness & leaks
  8. Check lube, shift & throttle linkage
  9. Lube steering tube & swivel housing
  10. Lube driveshaft, propshaft, shiftshaft, lower unit fasteners
  11. Check battery condition & clean connections
  12. Run & check overall operation
  13. Check gauges, navigation lights & bilge pump
  14. Check power trim & tilt operation/seals
  15. Lube bearing buddies & check tire pressure
  16. Replace thermostat & gasket
  17. Replace cylinder head anodes

Complete Maintenance Service for Boats with Stern Drives

  1. Change engine oil and oil filter
  2. Change gear lube
  3. Service water pump (engine and/or drive)
  4. Service distributor components
  5. Change spark plugs
  6. Change fuel/water separator
  7. Replace anodes (on engine and drive)
  8. Check fuel hose & clamps for tightness & leaks
  9. Check all fluids (coolant, pwr steering, etc.)
  10. Lubricate steering, shift & throttle linkage
  11. Check belts for cracks and tension
  12. Check or change bellows, lube gimbal bearing
  13. Check battery condition & clean connections
  14. Remove prop and lubricate shaft
  15. Run & check overall operation
  16. Check gauges, navigation lights & bilge pump
  17. Check power trim & tilt operation
  18. Lube bearing buddies & check tire pressure

Boat Engine Winterization

  • Change engine oil and filter
  • Change gear oil
  • Change fuel/water separator
  • Run fuel stabilizer through system
  • Run fogging oil through intake
  • Drain exhaust/cooling system/engine block
  • Remove transom bilge plug
  • Check auto bilge pump switch
  • Lubricate all points
    Call or email for a price quote or to schedule
    (Prices are subject to size and condition of engine)

Shrink Wrapping For Boats

  • Protects against weather damage
  • Advanced corrosion inhibitor / UV protectant
  • Flame retardant, contains no hazardous material
  • Recycling disposal bag included!
  • "Weather Tight" vents available
  • Hi-capacity dehumidifiers available
  • Zipper access doors also available for easy entry

Winter Boat Watch

  • Monthly boat check
  • Run engines up to temp
  • Check bilge pumps
  • Tighten dock lines
  • Report condition monthly
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