Perhaps the most important, but often overlooked part of owning and enjoying a boat is keeping up with the maintenance that is required to keep the boat in an operable condition. From Main engine repair and maintenance, to gelcoat restoration and care, there are a lot of areas that need constant attention in order to make sure that you get the most out of your investment. Mechanical and topside maintenance is crucial for the longevity of your vessel, and we offer comprehensive care for any size boat with unmatched quality and service!

Mechanical Repairs

Have Mechanical failures caused you to lose the ability to safely operate your boat? No problem, we will get you back out on the water in no time! Our trained technicians provide mechanical repair for both gas and diesel engines and generators, control systems, transmissions, and all other “below deck” systems. We offer a full range or repairs, from basic electrical work to complete in-frame main engine rebuilds.

We also perform repairs on tenders, dinghy's, and personal watercraft. All of our boat repair services come with a warranty that is unmatched in the industry, and we use the highest quality parts available in order to ensure that the repair is done properly the first time. With the ability to work in shipyards or come dockside, our versatility is something we are proud of, and If we can’t get it done, then it probably can’t be done. Give us a call to set up a service appointment today.


Staying on top of routine maintenance is perhaps the single most important thing a boat owner can do to ensure that you are spending more time on the water than on the dock. We offer  complete maintenance from the engine room to the flybridge. Main engines, transmissions, Generators, macerators, HVAC, Bottom cleaning, antifouling, and much more.

We also offer annual maintenance plans that are tailored to your boat’s specific needs. Regardless of vessel size or budget, we have a plan that is right for you. Let us inspect your vessel and provide you with a comprehensive inspection report that gives you a clear picture of its condition, and we will come up with a proactive maintenance solution that will keep your boat looking and running its best.

Topside Service

We offer complete topside maintenance along with our other boat repair services to ensure that your boat continues to stand out and look stunning. We do fiberglass repair, gel coat restoration and repair, non-skid restoration and application, stainless work, topside painting, Isinglass maintenance and repair, and much more. We also offer washing, waxing, buffing, and sealing on a monthly basis. We have the know-how and the experience to make your dull boat shine once again.

Electronics Installation

From complete autopilot systems, to fish finders and GPS Chartplotters, we have you covered. As your boat ages, it may become necessary to update some of the electronic systems with the latest and greatest that the industry has to offer. We also offer electronic control retrofits (from manual to electronic), and can provide you with the proper equipment to bring your vessel up to speed.

Need to expand the capabilities of your AC power system? We specialize in inverter and battery installation, and can ensure that your existing AC power system is functioning properly or we can expand it to suit your needs. We can also upgrade accent lighting to more modern L.E.D. fixtures, which can give your boat a more modern feel while using less power. Top to bottom, inside and out, OC Dockside boat repair services has you covered.