ATV How To Category

Using mud tires

Mud tires, due to their aggressive design and taller height, give the ATV added ground clearance as well as improved traction. Before you run out and buy a set of mud tires, make sure you can use them on all the trails where you ride. Some trails and private OHV parks ban tires with lugs greater than...
June 26th, 2006 | Filed under: Other | Read More

Lift Kits

Along with taller tires, an ATV lift kit can make a world of difference in a mud bog competition. More recently, the ATV aftermarket has been producing lift kits. You can find kits that will add an additional 2 inches and others that can add more than a foot. Keep in mind, super high lift kits will affect...
June 26th, 2006 | Filed under: Other | Read More

Relocated Radiator

It’s not the most attractive look for an ATV, but let’s get serious. If you’re into looking good, you may not be a true mudder anyway. By relocating the radiator to the front rack, you can reduce the amount of mud, clay and other debris from clogging it. A clogged radiator means your machine can’t...
June 26th, 2006 | Filed under: Other | Read More

Snorkels

Why? Because these things let ATVs tackle the deeper mud holes and water crossings. People add snorkels to their quad’s exhaust, clutch housing, air intake and carburetor. A snorkel connected to the airbox may increase the airflow and force you to compensate by rejetting or changing the electronic...
June 26th, 2006 | Filed under: Other | Read More

Clutching Is Key

Superior to manual-shift models, centrifugal clutch systems automatically find the best shift ratio, providing better overall performance and versatility. They allow the rider to concentrate on driving by not having to worry about finding the right gear. Furthermore, clutch systems have an infinite number...
June 22nd, 2006 | Filed under: Sport ATV, Utility ATV | Read More

Plug It On Poly Tech Add-Ons Improve Our Hunting Quad

The Georgia-based ATV accessory company helped turn one of our quads into a versatile, carry-it-all machine. Now we can hunt more efficiently. We can also conveniently haul more gear and supplies, while maintaining our available rack-lugging and towing capabilities. And that’s something we appreciate. We...
April 4th, 2006 | Filed under: Other | Read More

Better Utilize Your Accessories With Imagination

Most of the fun in owning a four-wheeled toy is riding it, right? For some of us, that’s only half the fun. The other half is spending time tinkering and outfitting a machine with products needed to help use the machine to its fullest capability. Use your imagination, and you’ll have even more fun...
April 4th, 2006 | Filed under: Other | Read More

How Do You Accessorize Your Hunting Machine?

Since the hunting season’s approaching, we’ll tell you a little bit about our favorite ATV accessories that help make our time on our ATV more enjoyable during the season. After we’re finished, we hope you’ll have a better idea on what you may need to install on your ATV to make your adventure...
January 12th, 2006 | Filed under: Other | Read More