Canal Boat Engine Servicing

We have engineers available at both bases, Grand Union Canal, Bridge 49 at Warwick, or Stockton Top Marina at the top of the Stockton flight on the the Grand Union Canal.

Our engineers are experienced in a wide range of engines, we run Beta Marine, Isuzu, BMC and Kiote in the hire fleet, but have experience with many more, including, but not exclusive to, Peachment, Barrus, Lister, Gardner, Russell Newbery.

We hold a range of spares, and can always source parts as required.

Please ring 01926 492968 or email for a reservation.

Service Levels

1:Oil and filter change

  • Oil and filter change
  • Top up stern tube greaser
  • Check/tighten drive belts
  • General check over

2:Standard service

  • As option one plus:
  • Replace fuel filters
  • Check and top up battery level
  • Check/tighten engine mounts
  • Check/tighten prop shaft coupling
  • Check/tighten stern gland
  • Replace air filter
  • Check condition of coolant hoses and tighten hose clips

3:Winter service

  • As option one and two plus:
  • Battery condition check
  • Replace gearbox oil
  • Lubricate morse control and linkages
  • Check weed hatch and propeller
  • Check engine wiring for condition
  • Check charging system
  • Check/Adjust valve clearances
  • Check condition of antifreeze
  • Test glow plugs
  • Check fuel tank for contamination
  • (Drive plate check by discussion – cost to be estimated)