Polaris Ace 570 Battery Location

  • By George
  • April 29, 2017
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The battery on a Polaris Ace 570 is located on the left side of the seat under a plastic panel. There is a molded plastic cup holder molded into the … Continue Reading →


Inside a Low Cost, $2.84, Walmart Supertech ST6607 Oil Filter

  • By George
  • December 18, 2016
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Walmart sells a line of oil filters manufactured by Wix under the Walmart Supertech label. All Walmart Supertech oil filters have a low price of $2.84 regardless of the filter … Continue Reading →


Inside a STP S6607 Oil Filter For Automotive And Motorcycle Use

  • By George
  • December 15, 2016
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Right off the bat I can tell you I would not recommend this oil filter because it only has a 93 percent efficiency rating. Its too easy to find a … Continue Reading →


Inside a FRAM PH6017A Motorcycle Oil Filter

  • By George
  • December 11, 2016
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I almost always use OEM oil filters in my vehicles and equipment and motorcycles I work on, but there are times when I need to buy a filter at my … Continue Reading →


Kawasaki OEM Oil Filter 16097-0008

  • By George
  • December 8, 2016
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I was told the OEM Kawasaki 16097-0008 oil filter is poorly constructed and allows motor oil to bypass the filter element through an opening between the filter element and bypass … Continue Reading →


Low Profile Socket And Ratchet Set

  • By George
  • March 17, 2016
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Craftsman sells a socket and ratchet set call Max Axess, and Harbor Freight had a similar one with the part number #67974.


How to Clean and Lubricate a Motorcycle O-Ring Chain

  • By George
  • March 7, 2016
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Modern motorcycles use o-ring final drive chains. O-ring chains are roller chains with o-rings placed between the roller link plate and pin link plate. The o-ring is used to seal … Continue Reading →


Using A Scissor Jack With A Motorcycle Lift For Motorcycle Maintenance And Repair

  • By George
  • March 1, 2016
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If you use a full length motorcycle lift for motorcycle repair or maintenance, than you need a way to lift the rear wheel off the lift. Some high end motorcycle … Continue Reading →


How To Lubricate Cables And Maybe Prevent The Cables From Freezing

  • By George
  • February 23, 2016
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Condensation can cause water to form inside cables, and if the temperature falls below 32 degrees Fahrenheit, the water will turn to ice and freeze the cable to the cable … Continue Reading →


Schebler Carburetor and how it works

  • By George
  • January 27, 2016
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Shebler Carburetor Company began manufacturing carburetors in 1902. Shebler was a popular carburetor used on many Harley Davidson motorcycles in the early days. To identify a Schebler carburetor the carburetor … Continue Reading →