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HOW-TO: Make your kid’s quad better

Jul 30, 2015Comments off183 Views

No matter how you look at it, parents are ultimately responsible for making decisions about their children’s safety. Manufacturers comply with government safety regulations, plaster


HOW-TO: Manual Clutch Tips; Making it work ...

Jul 25, 2015Comments off665 Views

Before you begin any clutching mods or repairs on your sport quad, you should run right out and buy a factory service manual for your


HOW-TO: Install a CVT clutch

Jul 18, 2015Comments off276 Views

We love our continuously variable transmissions. Mr. CVT, if that was his name, invented a marvelously simple and effective way of transmitting power to the


HOW-TO: Restore your old plastics

Jul 14, 2015Comments off953 Views

When you see a shiny ATV in the showroom, it’s like love at first sight. The light gleaming off the carefully sculpted curves of the


HOW-TO: Tune your suspension

Jul 08, 2015Comments off784 Views

Every ATV currently being sold by a reputable manufacturer has shock absorbers. It’s how they isolate rough terrain from the rider, and it’s perhaps the


HOW-TO: Expert Maintenance Tips

Jul 01, 2015Comments off588 Views

The snow is beginning to melt, the flowers are blooming, and the birds are chirping. Spring is finally here, and, for most Dirt Wheels readers,


HOW-TO: Install a Twist Throttle

Jun 11, 2015Comments off492 Views

The thumb throttle that comes stock on ATVs can be very tiresome on long rides. We experienced that under racing conditions or on long trail

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HOW-TO: Install a chain

Jun 07, 2015Comments off738 Views

Everyone who owns a chain-driven machine will go through one or two in its life. On 450s and big-bore sport quads, you may go through


HOW-TO: Install an ATV Axle

May 29, 2015Comments off493 Views

During the making of our project Raptor 734 that we featured in last month’s issue (June 2012), we gathered parts to widen it up and



May 24, 2015Comments off805 Views

THE RIGHT WAY Beadlock wheels not only look trick, they serve a purpose. To get maximum traction out of your tires, beadlocks allow you to


HOW-TO: Align your ATV

May 20, 2015Comments off824 Views

Making your quad faster is easy. Just bring money. There are endless tips on how to make your motor stronger, your suspension better and your


HOW-TO: Change Clutch Plates

May 01, 2015Comments off591 Views

We’ve all done it. You’re on that tight, technical trail, slipping the clutch on a hill-climb, and then a nasty, thick smell rises up from