Posts Tagged ‘ Q&A ’

February 23rd, 2015

Ask the Editors: Is That A Second Clutch Lever on my Quadsport?

Dear ATVC: I have a 1990 Suzuki LT230E I was wondering about the lever on the left handle. It looks like a brake or clutch lever, but it doesn’t seem to do anything. This bike has a sequential shift. It has the little button that you push down like a parking brake. Thanks for the []

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February 16th, 2015

Ask the Editors: Why Are Nerf Bars Required to Race?

Dear ATVC: I just found out that to race at my local track, ATV riders are required to run Nerf Bars. Why is this a required accessory? It seems to me like the track owners should be getting a kick back from the companies that make Nerf Bars.DHawson You are going to find this requirement []

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February 9th, 2015

Ask the Editors: Help Me Find My VIN

Dear ATVC: I need help on where to find the serial number on the motor of a Honda ATC200X. The VIN on the frame was welded over. 4strokeMyBigRed In addition to the neck of the frame, the VIN on the Honda 200X can be found stamped on the gear shifter side, or the left side []

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February 2nd, 2015

Ask the Editors: Where Can I Get Vintage 3-Wheeler Parts?

Dear ATVC: I need the following parts for a 1985 Honda ATC 200x: Rear brake caliper (pins free), headlight guard and front cover sprocket. Can you point me in the right direction? Ole Skool The good news about the 200X is there were a lot of them around. First place we’d be checking would be []

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January 26th, 2015

Ask the Editors: Help me Make my ATV a Winter Beast

Dear ATVC: The cold of this winter has me skipping group rides more than I like to admit. Aside from dressing warmer, what do you recommend to make winter night riding more enjoyable? SteveO199 We say this often but it certainly warrants repeating here- don’t be afraid to dig into snowmobile accessory catalogs when trying []

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