Winterization

OldManWinter

Don’t Get Caught
by Old Man Winter!

The Goose Hummock Outdoor & Marine Center has expanded our marine department, we can now service and repair virtually all makes and models of outboard engines.  In addition, our highly trained marine technicians are skilled to complete a number of tasks including:

  • Maintenance & Repair service of most brands of marine engines & boats systems
  • Repair or upgrade vessel steering
    and fueling systems
  • Fiberglass hull cosmetics and repairs
  • Electronics installation & upgrades
  • Trailer repair and annual maintenance
  • Mooring construction and annual servicing
  • Life Raft & Survival Equip. (LRSE) inspections
  • Custom Winterization Packages

We pride ourselves for our full winterization and shrink wrap services and will of course be happy to discuss storing your boat and readying it for use in the spring!   

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  • Flush -N- Fog Winterize Package
    • Stabilize fuel onboard
    • Start and run on fresh water
    • Fog out engine using stabilized fogging mixture
    • Spray down engine with rust inhibitor

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  • Basic Winterize Package
    • Stabilize fuel onboard
    • Start and run on fresh water
    • Check general operation of engine and engine systems (steering, cooling, shifting, charging, trim and controls)
    • Fog out engine using stabilized fogging mixture
    • Replace primary fuel filter (spin-on)
    • Spray down engine with rust inhibitor
      • Lube control cables (AR)
    • Drain, inspect and replace lower unit oil (replace seals)
    • Change engine oil and filter
    • Flush cooling system and fuel coolers with non-tox antifreeze (AR)
    • Grease all fittings, spray steering and trim systems with rust inhibitor
      • Grease trim rams and prop shaft
      • Check steering oil level (AR)
      • Grease/lube engine locks (AR)

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  • Premium Winterize Package  (may vary with engine type)
    • Stabilize fuel onboard
    • Start and run on fresh water
    • Check general operation of engine and engine systems (steering, cooling, shifting, charging, trim and controls)
    • Fog out engine using stabilized fogging mixture
    • Replace primary fuel filter (spin-on)
    • Spray down engine with rust inhibitor
      • Lube control cables (AR)
    • Drain, inspect and replace lower unit oil (replace seals)
    • Change engine oil and filter
    • Flush cooling system and fuel coolers with non-tox antifreeze (AR)
    • Grease all fittings, spray steering and trim systems with rust inhibitor
      • Grease trim rams and prop shaft
      • Check steering oil level (AR)
      • Grease/lube engine locks (AR)
    • Cooling system servicing
      • Backflush cooling system
      • Replace water pump
      • Replace thermostat(s)
      • Replace “Poppet” valve (AR)
    • Fuel system servicing
      • Replace engine mounted filters
      • Flush fuel lines, VST tank and drain for storage
    • Perform computer report (AR)