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Swap Feat: Upgrading a Ford 9-Inch Rear Axle with Larger Gears

You’ve been working on lowering your elapsed times all season—bumping up horsepower here, tweaking the suspension there, and practicing your tail off at test and tune night—when you hit that […]

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Video: Carburetor Basics

Few parts are more synonymous with a classic American hot rod than the carburetor. Ironically, few parts are more misunderstood than the venerable carb, which still came equipped on some […]

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Protect Your ATV Undercarriage in 7 Easy Steps

Let’s establish a few important things. Some of the most expensive stuff you can break on your quad is located in the undercarriage. If you’re not running hard enough or […]

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Carb Detective: Troubleshooting 6 Typical New Carb Problems

Ah, the carburetor. For some guys, it’s a symbol of American automotive performance…a genuine hot rodder’s answer to the “evils” of modern fuel injection. For others, it’s a source of […]

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7 Simple Steps to Keep Your Dirt Bike or ATV/UTV Battery Running Strong

Few things can make a kid go from happy to sad more quickly than these three words: “batteries not included.” After all, the latest electronic toy or gadget is useless […]

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How to Clean Your Dirt Bike Air Filter

It’s an unfortunate irony, but a true one—your dirt bike doesn’t like dirt. More specifically, your bike’s engine doesn’t like dirt. Too much of it will inevitably clog your air […]

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How to Choose a Carburetor

Wondering how to choose a carburetor? This is a question that confronts anybody in the market for a carburetor, whether it’s for a street or race vehicle. Many companies offer […]

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How to Improve Your Fuel Mileage

Monday is Memorial Day—the unofficial start of summer and travel season. And of course, fuel prices are through the roof. Blame OPEC, the oil companies, speculators, or Martians, but it’s a situation that […]

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An Introduction to Motor Oil for Dirt Bikes, ATVs, and UTVs

Our friends at Klotz Synthetic Lubricants used a joking tone, but what they said was true nonetheless: In the United States, you have many freedoms. And one of them is […]

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Dyno Duel: Engine vs. Chassis Dynos & What You Should Know

So you just A) bought a high performance engine; B) bolted some go-fast parts on your existing engine, or C) built a brand new engine. Now you’re chomping at the […]