Tag: 1983

Ask the Editors: Smoking, Screaming Zook

Dear ATVC: I got a 1983 Suzuki ALT 125 that wouldn’t run. So I rebuilt the carb, put new rings and new timing chain on it and it still smokes like crazy and takes a while to idle back down. Any ideas?? Spencer Schambach High idling is simply a matter of further fine tuning your […] More »

  Comments | By - January 30, 2017

Ask The Editors: What Was The First Electric Start ATV?

Dear ATVC: I was wondering if you know what the first ATV to come stock with electric start was and what year that would have been? Absolutely, to answer this one we have to head all the way back to the year 1983; a period of time when ATVs came a wheel-short… from the factory! […] More »

  Comments | By - July 9, 2012