If you are riding a late-model two-stroke sled, chances are it is likely fitted with reed cages. The reeds on the reed cages act as your “intake valves” for your engine, and the reeds are exerted to torture as they open and close thousands of times each minute. While... Read more
As many of us discover when the snow gets really deep, a snowmobile can start to suffocate and have a hard time breathing, both in terms of intake and exhaust. Riding in a couple feet (or more) of fresh, light powder snow makes for great riding, but it really... Read more
For some die hard sledheads, fine tuning their sled is everything. Dalton Industries now has a wide selection of tuning components for the 2016+ Arctic Cat models featuring the new TEAM primary and BOSS secondary clutches. Dalton now has more helixes and more of the new springs that are... Read more
If you have installed an aftermarket muffler on your E-TEC sled, pay attention.
We often times are asked about the billet head kits that are available from the aftermarket. So, here’s the deal. The OEM engine configuration has to assume you might run into some bad gas somewhere along the way, and they have to assume you might be running the sled... Read more
There are still a bunch of us that are using the traditional coil-spring ice scratchers, you know, the long ones down on the suspension rails that we unhook from the rails and drop down onto the snow. The coil spring design provides great tension and we get a great... Read more
The new harder-compound drive belts found on most of the new high performance models provide extreme durability and last extremely well.
Anytime the primary (drive) clutch has been removed from the engine and re-torqued to spec, it is always a good idea to re-check the torque after 10 hours of operation.
Anytime you experience an over-rev condition that is thought to be caused by moisture on the clutch sheaves,
If you have an Arctic Cat fitted with the Arctic Cat drive clutch (pre-TEAM, 2015s and earlier) then this is a MUST-HAVE mod, and it is so simple and inexpensive it might make you mad. Install a set of Go-Rings from Thunder Products. Yep, a new set of Go-Rings... Read more