Posts Tagged ‘ Q&A ’

November 24th, 2014

Ask the Editors: Why Doesn’t my UTV Have a Fire Extinguisher?

Dear ATVC: Why don’t the manufacturers include fire extinguishers with UTVs? A buddy of mine had a rollover that resulted in spilled fuel. Fortunately it didn’t ignite but with hot engines and pipes and gasoline in the mix, an extinguisher seems like a must-have item. Good call. We agree with the value of carrying onboard [...]

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November 10th, 2014

Ask the Editors: I Want Kandi

Dear ATVC: Ive been looking for either a Polaris Ranger or JD Gator for around my property to assist in yard work. Now a much lesser quality Asian model is selling locally for 1000.00 It is a Kandi 250. It is two years old and has under 100 hrs. For that price, can I please [...]

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November 3rd, 2014

Ask The Editors: Unraveling the Mystery in Marvel Mystery Oil

Dear ATVC: Ever use Marvels Mystery Oil as a gas additive? What does it do? How does it work? NGiff Marvel Mystery Oil has been around since the mid 1920s and has been marketed and sold as both a fuel and oil additive designed to increase engine performance (by creating a tighter piston ring seal [...]

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October 27th, 2014

Ask The Editors: Help Me Find Parts for Cycle Country Mowers

Dear ATVC: Anyone know where I can get replacement parts for Cycle Country Mowers? Since Kolpin bought them they don’t deal with the mowers. gfdeputy2 Sure do try either of these distributors: Blue Manufacturing (MN) 763 444-9225 or Simonsen Iron Works (IA) 712 262-4191. Also they carry most of the commonly replaced parts that can [...]

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October 20th, 2014

Ask the Editors: How to Combat Mushy-Feeling Brakes

Dear ATVC: I have a 2006 Honda TRX400EX that I love in every regard except for one: I got new brakes put on late last season and they feel mushy to me. Not as crisp as the stock ones were new. Is it because I went with cheaper aftermarket stuff rather than OEM Honda? We’re [...]

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