Contamination in Fuel – Where did it come from in my boat?

Contamination in fuel is the leading cause of accidents in boating next to alcohol consumption. Groundings can be caused by losing power in your engine. This is caused by bacteria and contamination loading up your filters and starving your engine of fuel. In a recent article this was illustrated when contamination in fuel (diesel) left the […]

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Water in diesel- the source of fuel filter IN DIESEL problems?

Water gets in to diesel fuel storage for generators and marine tanks in several ways – condensation, transportation from the refinery, leakage through fill pipes or vents, or careless handling of the fuel. The fuel filter problems stem from water infiltration. Water is needed to support life on this planet bacteria included. The bacteria breathe the […]

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Have a Safe Boating Experience with Spare Filters on board.

Summer is coming! The boating season has started and the month of June, July, August are typically when our American neighbors show up The radio starts chirping as they travel in groups and plug up the airwaves on their way to the Gulf Islands, Desolation Sound and the Broughton Archipelago. Boaters are checking their safety […]

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