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5 FEATURES OF KAWASAKI’S KRX1000 NO ONE ELSE HAS

Kawasaki turned heads with the release of the Teryx KRX 1000 last fall. Not that the machine was blindingly fast or had the most suspension travel; it was because of how cool it looks, how smooth it drives and the reputation for reliability the Teryx name brings to the table. There are, however, at least six features Kawasaki's KRX1000 has that no other high-performance UTV has. Here they are. 1. ECO MODE DISPLAY Hidden in the digital instrument cluster is a momentary signal that tells you when you are driving like a…

3 PARTS TO MAKE THE X3 BETTER, STRONGER AND EASY TO FIX 

Can-Am’s Maverick X3 is good, real good. It’s so good it gets the most test miles out of our entire fleet. It’s fast and way fun to drive. Since we put so many miles on our X3 we have discovered a few things that go wrong or wear out quickly. That list is HERE.   Extreme Metal Products hears our pain and has come up with a few fixes of their own to help make the X3 last a little longer and easier to work on that won’t break the bank. Get them all through www.extrememetalproducts.com. or call (216) 267-3900 directly and…

HOW-TO PREP YOUR UTV

Based on the situations of life our UTVs sometimes may sit for long periods of time between rides. This is especially true during the winter months for people who live in the colder northern areas. There are things you should provide special attention to before you go blasting on your machine after it's been parked for extended periods. Here is a handy guide on the procedures you should follow to prep your UTV. FUEL SYSTEM 101 The number-one concern when storing a vehicle for any period of time is the fuel. Since its…

YAMAHA ANNOUNCES 10 YEAR CVT BELT WARRANTY

YAMAHA ANNOUNCES 10 YEAR CVT BELT WARRANTY Yamaha Motor Corp., USA, today announces a 10-year warranty on its Ultramatic® automatic transmission belts for all new 2019 ATV and Side-by-Side (SxS) vehicles that are Assembled in the USA. “We’ve always said Yamaha’s ATV and Side-by-Side vehicles are Proven Off-Road and Real World Tough, and we’re backing up those claims with the industry’s first 10-year belt warranty,” said Mike Martinez, Yamaha’s vice president of ATV / SxS group operations. “This is an unprecedented move in…

GIVE YOUR MAVERICK X3 CLEANER AIR

As we reported in Can-Am Maverick X3 A-Z, Part 1, Can-Am designed a cool Advanced Airflow Dynamics clean-air system for the X3 that pre-filters engine and CVT intakes and ejects accumulated dirt somewhat like the S&B Votrex system. Well, Can-Am and S&B Filters announce a new accessory for Maverick X3. For more than 30 years, S&B Filters has manufactured cold air intakes, filters and other performance parts, specializing in diesel/gas trucks and SUVs. Through its intensive R&D efforts, S&B has designed…