08/18/2014 ToW (Tip of the Week) - Maintenance Schedule: Using quality products will only get you so far. For optimal performance and long engine life, use those products consistently and follow the schedule in your Yamaha Owners Manual. http://bit.ly/KobbOI
#TBT Old meets new for some fun on the water. You can still show us YOUR summer fun powered by Yamaha. Visit the Photo Contest tab on our page, or follow this link (http://bit.ly/UOqUMA) to submit your photos….AND DON’T FORGET TO VOTE FOR YOUR FAVORITE! #MyYamahaSummer
08/11/2014 ToW (Tip of the Week) - You can do it. Want to know the ins-and-outs of maintaining your outboard yourself? We have a wealth of information on our website, like care products, service manuals and a parts look-up program. Not your thing? Your authorized Yamaha Marine Dealer is always ready to help with products, tools and training to keep you on the water. www.yamahaoutboards.com
#TBT to the summer of 86.’ How do you spend your Yamaha-powered summer? Send us a photo showing how it’s done and you could win! Visit the “Photo Contest” tab on our page, or follow this link to make it happen. http://bit.ly/UOqUMA #MyYamahaSummer
Lots of fun stuff happening in social media right now! Our friends at Chevy Florida Insider Fishing Report are giving away an awesome trip for 3 days of billfishing in Guatemala...Check below for details.
This is it! LAST CALL! Enter for your chance to win the trip of a lifetime! One winner and a guest will join Captain Rick Murphy for 3 days of fishing at Casa Vieja Lodge in Guatemala! Be sure to share this with your friends and tune in to the Chevy Florida Insider Fishing Report Thursday to see if you won! For details and to enter: http://bit.ly/1oeklKV — with Bill Hempel.
We want to see how you enjoy the summer with your Yamaha Outboard! Follow this link (http://bit.ly/UOqUMA) for details and to share a photo of you enjoying the water, powered by Yamaha. Vote for your favorite photo and we'll pick 3 winners from the top 10 images. The winners will receive a summer prize pack full of Yamaha Pro Fishing apparel and Costa Sunglasses gear! http://bit.ly/UOqUMA Use the hashtag #MyYamahaSummer in your Twitter and Instagram posts to have them submitted as well.
08/04/2014 ToW (Tip of the Week) - Share the love…with your prop. Periodically remove it to check for fishing line around the prop shaft, greasing the prop shaft with Yamalube Marine Grease while you're at it. Also, there should be no bends, nicks, cuts or cracks on your prop and be sure to periodically check the torque on your prop nut. http://bit.ly/1sijGxe
May is the top tarpon month in the Florida Keys, which means I’m on the water just about every day. I leave home in the dark and it’s usually dark when I get back home, so by this time of the month I’m running on autopilot.