Boat Pre-Certification

Welcome to Harbin Marine, Inc., the leading Mercury and MerCruiser Parts, Repair, Winterizing, and Maintenance boat dealer in Alexandria, Fairfax, Lorton, Woodbridge, Aquia Harbor, Stafford, and Fredericksburg Virginia for more than 35 years. Harbin Marine, Inc. is a full service marine repair facility located on 4 1/2 acres serving Fairfax County, Prince William County, Stafford County, and Washington DC boat owners.

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Or goal at Harbin Marine is to insure when you buy a boat it is a high quality and well maintained new or used boat. We use an 82 step pre-certification Check-Out Survey to insure you get the boat of your dreams. Stop by Harbin Marine today with your boat and choose a Survey that is right for your boat. Survey pricing starts at $149.

Harbin Marine used boat pre-purchase check list covers the following areas:

  • Mechanical and Engine Components
  • Hull Structure & Bottom Condition
  • Running Gear Systems
  • Electrical Components & Accessories
  • Helm & Instrument Panel / Electrical
  • Navigation & Electronic Systems
  • Water and Waste Systems
  • Exterior Condition / Appearance
  • Trailer

Here are just some of the Questions you should ask before buying a used boat:

  • What’s the year of the boat and the motor?
  • How many hours does the motor have on it?
  • When were the boat and motor last serviced? And, by which dealer?
  • How long has the seller owned the boat and motor? Are they the first owner?
  • Have there been major repairs to the motor or the hull?
  • When was the last time the boat was used?
  • Are the boat or motor still under factory warranty?

From stern to bow, Harbin Marine, Inc. can do it all.


We can repower your Mercury outboard or sterndrive powered boat that will satisfy your performance needs and still fit your budget.

Let our qualified technicians breathe new life into your older boat! 


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Harbin Marine MerCruiser sales and service boat dealer serving Zip Codes Alexandria City, 22303, 22302, 22301, Alexandria, 22304, 22305, 22306, 22307, 22308, 22309, 22310, 22320, 22331, 22332, 22311, 22312, 22313, Fairfax, 22032, 22034, 22035, 22036, 22037, 22038, Fairfax Station, 22039, Lorton 22079, 22199, Woodbridge 22191, 22912, 22193, 22194, 22195, Stafford, 22554, 22555, 22556, Dumfries, 22026.