Handling Boater's Complaints The Right Way
BoatUS Consumer Protection has been helping our members resolve disputes with manufacturers, dealers, and service providers for 30 years. Here's what works and what doesn't.
Results of BoatUS Sponsored Fuel and Fiberglass Gas Tank Tests
Soon after the Long Island Sound area of New York switched to gas mixed with ethanol, BoatUS began receiving calls from boaters experiencing issues with older gas-powered boats with fiberglass fuel tanks.
Consumer Protection's Wildest Cases
From exploding engines to dead-in-the-water boats to uninsurable waterlogged vessels, here are some of the more "interesting" calls we've received that can't easily be overlooked.
Mistakes Boat Owners Make That Can Cost Them
We've seen it all, and we've seen the same mistakes again and again. Don't let these happen to you.
8 Things a Marine Surveyor Wants You to Know
If you've never had a marine survey before, here are some things to help make the experience better.
Advocating for Our Members
Your BoatUS membership offers an invaluable service you might not be aware of — until you need it.
Boater Problems Solved
BoatUS Consumer Protection provides an alternative for those times when your frustration meter is going off the scale.
Avoiding Problems at the Repair Shop
"Don't worry about it!" means you should probably worry about it.