Tips on How to Avoid the Outboard Winterizing Blunder

Avoid this Outboard Winterizing Blunder

Hey boater—yes friend, we're talking to you—if you're about to winterize your boat, we certainly hope you've read How to Winterize a Boat: Prepping for Hibernation. We gathered expert input from far and near to put this all-encompassing article together, and it'll walk you through winterizing everything from the bilges to the batteries. What it doesn't cover, however, is this one big outboard engine winterizing blunder. Whatever you do this fall, make sure not to...

This is, of course, not the one and only mistake people make when winterizing a boat. That's why we also published Five Winter Disasters: Don't Let This Happen to Your Boat! a while back. And if you look through that How To Winterize article closely, you'll find links taking you to many in-depth, detailed articles about specific winterizing chores.