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Should boaters buy an extended warranty?

It’s acknowledged among boat owners that boat engines have improved in quality and reliability through the years and backing that up are recent surveys from J.D. Power reporting a steady decrease in the number of reported problems in marine engines.

Which begs the question: Is buying an extended service contract — also known as “extended warranties” — worth the money today?

BoatUS Consumer Affairs looked at the issue and offers several tips.

Click here to read the boating organization’s advice.