Boat Maintenance Books

Keep your boat in tip-top shape from keel to rudder with this fantastic selection of DIY boat repair books, boat repair manuals, marine service books and more. Whether you run a marina or want to take a stab at do-it-yourself repair, these incredible references will help you get things done the right way. The last thing you want is to set sail on the open water only to find that something’s not right, and these guides will help you avoid getting stranded or having to paddle your way home.

The Motor Bookstore has boat service manuals covering electrical problems, corrosion, battery replacement, generators, transmissions, propeller repair and much, much more. Go-to guides such as 'Know Your Boat” by David Kroenke cover all the basics, while more in-depth boat repair manuals get into the nitty-gritty of professional and DIY boat servicing. The Motor Bookstore also carries books covering boat fiberglass repair and other resources for helping you restore your boat's body.