The Boat Doctor

Boat riding isn’t a lot of fun when your craft porpoises constantly at high speeds.

A question about fuel economy

July 05, 2011 at 11:28am

Instrument panels not that tough to fix

March 21, 2011 at 8:33am

Ethanol problems are on the rise

January 26, 2011 at 1:15pm

Diagnose, don’t assume, when problems arise

November 01, 2010 at 10:57am
A 10-micron water-separating fuel filter will stop water and dirt from reaching your engine.

Not all fuel problems caused by ethanol

October 01, 2010 at 7:31am
Tropical cyclones are particularly unkind to boats.

Hurricane plans should include your boat

August 02, 2010 at 12:07pm
Don Dubuc and Wayne Zimmerman watch Andy and Lilli Johnston preparing to have their fish weighed at the 15th annual Rummel Alumni Fishing Rodeo.

Oil spill could destroy your outboard

June 28, 2010 at 1:53pm
The author's dad, William “Bill” Johnston, owned many race boats (circa 1952).

Still lots for Louisiana boaters to do

June 01, 2010 at 4:45pm
Take a few minutes to do a thorough check of your boat, and you’ll have a much more enjoyable summer.

The doctor orders a spring check-up

March 30, 2010 at 3:52pm
The research you do before arriving at a boat show will pay dividends by ensuring you get the boat that suits your wants and needs at a fair price.

Shows offer tremendous opportunities

March 01, 2010 at 1:28pm