How To's

How To's

Turning wrenches on these machines can be intimidating, but doesn't have to be. In our how to videos I plan to show anyone interested how to get the job done. We will include what tools are needed, time estimates, and of course a step by step how to demonstration of the process. 

Video Notes and How-To Write Ups

Sled Maintenance: Polaris Turbo Spark Plug Change

Video Length

If your snowmobile is difficult to start, has a bogging throttle, or a rough idle, it might be time to change the spark plugs. See exactly how to get the job done on the 2008 Polaris 750 Switchback Four Stroke Turbo.

Job Difficulty

Time

Tools

1.Jpeg

5:31

Basic Hand Tools

2-3 Beers

40-60 Minutes

Moderate

UTV Maintenance: Polaris RZR 800 Oil Change

Video Length

Oil changes are the best thing we can do to keep our machines running strong. Its pretty easy and here's exactly how to do it on your Polaris RZR 800

Job Difficulty

Time

Tools

IMG_4466.Jpeg

4:19

Basic Hand Tools

2 Beers

40 Minutes

Easy

UTV Maintenance: Can-Am Maverick Oil Change

Video Length

Oil changes are the best thing we can do to keep our machines running strong. Its pretty easy and here's exactly how to do it on your Can-Am Maverick or Maverick Max.

Job Difficulty

Time

Tools

mav thumb.PNG

5:35

Basic Hand Tools

3 Beers

60 Minutes

Easy/Moderate

ATV Maintenance: Can-Am Outlander Oil Change

Video Length

Oil changes are the best thing we can do to keep our machines running strong. Its pretty easy and here's exactly how to do it on your Can-Am ATV.

Job Difficulty

Time

Tools

Oil Change Thumbnail.PNG

4:21

Basic Hand Tools

2-3 Beers

40-60 Minutes

Easy/Moderate

ATV Maintenance: Can-Am Brake Job

Video Length

In this video I'll show you how to replace the brake pads on your Gen 2 Can-Am Outlander.

Job Difficulty

Time

Tools

Brake Pad Thumbnail.PNG

2:30

Basic Hand Tools

3 Beers

1 Hour

Easy

UTV Upgrades: Winch Wiring

Video Length

Wiring can be intimidating, but really its not that bad. In this video we will go through how to wire a winch as well as installing a Can-Am Winch In/Out switch.

Job Difficulty

Time

Tools

winch wiring thumbnail.PNG

3:33

Basic ElectricalTools

6 Pack of Beer

1-2 Hours

Moderate

UTV Upgrades: Commander Winch Mounting

Video Length

In this video we will show how to mount a winch to your Can-Am UTV

Job Difficulty

Time

Tools

winch mounting thumbnail.PNG

3:12

Basic Hand Tools

6 Pack of Beer

1-2 Hours

Moderate

UTV Maintenance: Can-Am Commander Oil Change

Video Length

Oil changes are the best thing we can do to keep our machines running strong. Its pretty easy and here's exactly how to do it on your Can-Am Commander.

Job Difficulty

Time

Tools

4:36

Basic Hand Tools

2-3 Beers

40-60 Minutes

Easy

ATV Maintenance: Spark Plug Replacement

Video Length

If your bike is getting fuel, but still won't start, might be time for a spark plug. Good news, with a step by step video and printable write up this job is going to be no problem. The bike in video is a Honda TRX450R, but the procedure is similar for almost all Atv's and Dirt Bikes.

Job Difficulty

Time

Tools

5:38

Basic Hand Tools

2-3 Beers

40-60 Minutes

Easy/Moderate

ATV Maintenance: Grease Fittings

Video Length

Greasing an atv is an easy maintenance job, that will keep your machine riding smoothly.  It is also critical for preventing premature failure on wear items such as bearings. If your suspension squeaks it might be time for some grease.

Job Difficulty

Time

Tools

3:13

See Write Up

1 Beer

10-20 Minutes

Easy

Snowmobile Belt Change

Video Length

If you ride a sled, its not a matter of if, but when, you will need to change the belt. No worries though its an easy job with the right tools and know how.

Job Difficulty

Time

Tools

5:37

Hand Tools

1 Specialty Tool

1-2 Beers

20-40 Minutes

Easy/Moderate

A Closer Look at Rekluse Clutch

Video Length

A few of my thoughts on the Rekluse Automatic Clutch.  After 20 trail hours of one on a 2013 Honda CRF250R here's what I've learned about it.

Product

Pro's

Con's

2:18

A Few

Several

Automatic Clutch

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