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Our workshop facilities include a purpose build sterndrive and outboard workshop, lathe and milling machines to fabricate obsolete or hard to find parts and we have a dynometer facility to test your engine under load out of the water. We also have all the required lifting equipment for engine removal from boats.

Our highly trained and experienced service engineers can carry out fast fault diagnosis, inspect engines prior to purchase, service, repair or overhaul most makes of marine engines.


All our engineers attend new product training courses to keep them up to speed with the very latest technology on all the engine dealerships we hold and are all trained to operate the latest computer diagnostic test equipment so many modern engines require.

We offer:

• Inboard servicing and repairs

• Repowering outboard and inboard engines

• Sterndrive repair and service

• Stern gear repair and replacement

We can collect your vessel from Brighton Marina, Sovereign Harbour or Newhaven Marina by sea or by road with one of our boat trailers or you can drop your boat off yourself. We can travel further afield if required. Please contact us with your requirements.

We specialize in re-powering all types of boat and as we have our own boatyard you will find we can offer unbeatable re-power prices as we include boat lifting, storage and re-launching all in the re-power price. Please contact us with your requirements.

We are a main sales and service centre for:

• Mercruiser petrol inboards and sterndrives

• Yanmar inboard, sail drive and sterndrive engines

• Mercury outboards

• Mercruiser diesel engines
  • Tohatsu outboards
  • Yamaha outboards

We are also service agents for:

• Nanni marine

• Mermaid marine (including the new JCB based engines)

• Vetus diesel

• Volkswagen marine diesel engines

• Bukh diesels

• Beta marine engines

We at Peter Leonard Marine are proud to have many trade customers. We are the preferred service contractors to:

Environment Agency

We service, maintain and repair all the inland water boats and boat trailers for the South East of England.

Eastbourne Borough Council.

We are the preferred service agent for their outboard engines they use on their rescue boats.

Brighton City Council

We have been looking after their Lifeguard Rib for the last few years. This year, we re-engine it with a pair of brand new Yamaha four stroke outboards.

Newhaven and Seaford sailing club.

We carry out all the service and maintenance work on ‘Ark’ and 2 rescue ribs as required. We work closely with the Sailing clubs Commodore to insure these vessel are always ready for sea.

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