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ATV Winch Mounting: Upside Down? Truckbed? Hitch? Rack?

ATV winches are powerful, reliable, and compact little units that can pull a substantial load. The most common mounting position is at the front...

Why Aren’t All ATVs Four Wheel Drive? 2wd vs. 4wd

ATV stands for All-Terrain Vehicle, and as the name implies, it's a type of vehicle designed with off-road riding applications in mind. But this...

What ATVs Are Shaft Driven, and Why? Which Are Not?

When you're in the market for a new ATV, there are many factors to consider, one of them being what drive system you should...

Troubleshooting an ATV That Cranks but Has No Spark

So you've established that your ATV doesn't have a spark or only has a weak spark. But now what?  Troubleshooting an ATV with no spark...

How to Keep Your ATV Clean and Looking Like New

Even though ATVs are built to be used in wet, muddy, or dusty riding conditions, there is no reason not to take care good...

ATV Keeps Fouling Spark Plugs – Common Causes and Symptoms

When your ATV keeps fouling spark plugs, there is likely an underlying issue that should be addressed before installing new plugs.  Fouled spark plugs can...

ATV Overheating (Symptoms, Causes and How to Prevent)

In this post, we’ll look at what symptoms to look for to know when an ATV is overheating, the most common causes for overheating...

ATV Won’t Shut off – The 5 Most Common Causes

However strange it may seem, having problems shutting off the engine on an ATV is more common than you may think. The bike may...

Which ATVs Have Automatic Transmissions? Do They All?

ATVs use one of three main types of transmissions; manual, semi-automatic, or fully automatic. Different riding applications require different transmissions, where fully automatic CVT...

Will Bigger Tires Make an ATV Faster? (Or Slower?)

Installing bigger tires is one of the most common modifications ATV owners make to their machines. The majority of riders do it to improve...