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
The new harder-compound drive belts found on most of the new high performance models provide extreme durability and last extremely well. In fact, they will typically wear out prior to losing cogs or blowing. That is good for most of us, but we have seen this kind of extended... Read more
When you hop on a snowmobile, any snowmobile, there is one adjustment that almost always can and should be made so the sled works properly for you. More accurately, for your weight. For a snowmobile to perform properly, it must be in balance, front to rear. When you place... Read more
Some snowmobilers are not rich, but they do still like to enjoy some of the finer aspects of the sport. While most of us are carrying a smart phone that has some form of GPS app on it, and while these phones work sometimes while out in the woods,... Read more
Just introduced on select 2015 AXYS models last year, Polaris is now making their innovative Interactive Digital Display available for all other AXYS and Pro-Ride models (except 550 fans). The PIDD is a 4.3” color LCD display that is a combination gauge with all of the typical gauge functions... Read more
If you find the need to perform service on the battery or electrical system of a sled fitted with a battery, be sure to follow the proper procedure for disconnecting and re-connecting the battery to prevent damage to any of the sensitive electrical components. The newer... Read more
In the busy world today, fewer of us are taking the time to adjust the deflection of the drive belt on our snowmobiles. However, even with the new drive belt compounds that last so very long, you should adjust the belt deflection after the first 150... Read more