|Here, I'm pumping the old oil out|
Yes, I must admit that until yesterday, I had never done an oil change on our boat's engine. Perhaps we can blame it on the fact that my partner in crime works as a marine mechanic (among his many other duties and talents) and the care of the engine has been his responsibility. That is, until now.
I have a desire to keep learning more about the systems on our boat, and don't like being ignorant about something as important as our engine. After all, who knows if one day I'm out on my own and something happens... right? Something always happens. So a simple engine oil change was Sunday's lesson (including replacing a filter and checking the raw water pump, etc, etc.