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Restoration of a 1946 Chris-Craft Sedan Cruiser

The Chris-Craft Sedan Cruiser Restoration Project – Part 3

The staff at the Resort Boat Shop wanted to show our customers what a complete restoration project looks like from start to finish, so during the coming months, we’ll chronicle the restoration of a 1946 Chris-Craft Sedan Cruiser. In the blog posts, we’ll detail challenges, successes and what to expect when you work with our…

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Restoration of a 1946 Chris-Craft Sedan Cruiser

The Chris-Craft Sedan Cruiser Restoration Project – Part 2

The staff at the Coeur Custom wanted to show our customers what a complete restoration project looks like from start to finish, so during the coming months, we’ll chronicle the restoration of a 1946 Chris-Craft Sedan Cruiser. In the blog posts, we’ll detail challenges, successes and what to expect when you work with our restoration…

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Restoration of a 1946 Chris-Craft Sedan Cruiser

The Chris-Craft Sedan Cruiser Restoration Project – Part 1

The staff at Coeur Custom wanted to show our customers what a complete restoration project looks like from start to finish, so during the coming months, we’ll chronicle the restoration of a 1946 Chris-Craft Sedan Cruiser. In the blog posts, we’ll detail challenges, successes and what to expect when you work with our restoration team….

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ways to extend your boat's battery life

3 easy ways to extend your boat’s battery life

Many people wonder what the easiest way is to extend the life of a battery for a boat. Simple battery maintenance can extend battery life and save money on replacement batteries. Here are three easy ways to extend the life of your battery: Store your boat’s battery properly As people begin to commission their boats for…

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Prepare your wood boat for summer with annual spring maintenance

Prepare for Summer with Annual Spring Maintenance

This spring is the time to have annual maintenance done when you commission your boat for summer. Here are the top four things North Idaho, Washington, and Montana boaters should have done when they take their boat to a professional for annual maintenance: Seawater pump impellers Checking these each year will make sure your engine…

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Before summer starts, change the fluids in your boat.

Now is the time to change fluids in your boat before summer starts

Before you set sail for the first time this spring, let the staff at Coeur Custom help you perform the proper annual services that will keep your boat running smoothly for years to come. When you commission your boat for summer, you want to take care of all basic maintenance Similar to a car, boats…

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Three Reasons to Commission Your Boat for Summer

Three Reasons to Commission Your Boat for Summer

Regardless of snowy mountains and cold temperatures, the crew at Coeur Custom in Coeur d’Alene, ID is always getting ready and excited for warm weather and boating season. Summer will be here quicker than you think, and with it, time to get back out on the water. For now, your boat is probably winterized at a professional storage…

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Complete your wood boat restoration during the winter.

Why should you complete restoration work this winter?

While you’re getting your routine boat maintenance done this winter, think about restoration services through the Resort Boat Shop. Our team knows how important it is to take care of your boat, both inside and out. Our team of certified technicians are equipped with the expertise to complete mechanical and electrical repairs, as well as boat…

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Coeur Custom can take care of your boat's exterior care and maintenance

Gel coat finish protection is key to a beautiful exterior

Between the mild winter and the beautiful sunshine we’ve had lately, the crew here at the Coeur Custom is already starting to think about summer, and we’re excited! We’re already getting busy, commissioning boats for summer, and we know there are still plenty of boaters out there who still need to perform routine maintenance before…

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Three reasons to have boat maintenance done in the winter

Three reasons to have boat maintenance done in the winter

It seems that North Idaho is in the dead of winter right now. You’re probably thinking about skiing, building a snowman and wishing for warmer climates. Your boat might be the furthest thing from your mind, but at Coeur Custom, we think now is the best time to think about your boat! It may seem…

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