Reliability of your boat’s mechanical systems is essential for your safety and enjoyment on the water. You can trust our skilled technicians to handle your mechanical service, repair and upgrade needs in a thorough and professional way. Our services include simple service to major overhauls and repowers. Whether it’s your running gear, Volvo Penta IPS pod, engine or other system that needs attention, we’re here to help.
La Conner Maritime Service is one of the premiere Volvo Penta dealers in the Pacific Northwest. We are experts in Volvo diesel service, repair and repower. We maintain the latest diagnostic software, training and tools for performing specialized tasks, including in-depth troubleshooting and repairs of Volvo Penta’s Integrated Propulsion System (IPS) and Electronic Vessel Control (EVC). Our sixty-plus years of combined Volvo Penta technician experience surpasses that found in most other marine service businesses.
- Engine service, including oil, filter and coolant changes
- Outdrive/sterndrive or IPS service, including oil and filter change and inspection
- Engine repower and rebuild
- Laboratory oil analysis, for baseline, impact or periodic checks.
La Conner Maritime also maintains an extensive inventory of Volvo Penta diesel parts to support local marine businesses and hands-on boat owners doing their own work. Stop by or call to find out how we can help.
Bow and Stern Thrusters
La Conner Maritime Service is experienced in bow and stern thruster installations. We perform many of these each year on a variety of boats, from aluminum trailer boats to 50’+ trawler yachts. Whether you’re looking for electric or hydraulic, we can help. Most of the thrusters we install are Side Power, but we also install other brands.
Fin-type Roll Stabilizer Systems
If your boat is equipped with fin-type roll stabilizers, La Conner Maritime can help! We commonly service Naiad, Wesmar, Key Power/Kobelt and other brands of stabilizers, and have specialized tools and training to help with this. We have also installed many of these systems, including CMC electric stabilizers.
Other Mechanical Services
La Conner Maritime technicians can perform a variety of other mechanical tasks to help keep your boat operating smoothly and safely. Some of the tasks we do regularly in our yard include:
- Hydraulic system repairs and upgrades
- Fuel polishing and tank inspection and cleaning
- AC and DC Electrical system repair and upgrades