You can undoubtedly put a quad bike through its paces during its lifetime by adventuring through the beach, farmland, moorland or the open road. You will inevitably experience the breakdown of certain parts, which may require a replacement. By recognising vital components, you can preserve the condition of your bike and have the knowledge to acquire the correct parts.
Old oil can collect dirt and debris, which poses a threat to the function of the inner components of the ATV. Therefore, it's wise to change the filter and oil regularly, and the rule of thumb suggests doing this after 15 hours of using the bike.
Tyres are a crucial aspect of any vehicle. The last thing you want when you’re out a flat. So, before you take your quad bike out, you should inspect the tyres to ensure they're in ideal shape to support you in rough terrain.
Generally, people use their quad bikes during the warmer months which means it sits in storage during winter. You should keep an eye on it as the battery might go flat. Charge the battery with an external charger, keeping the voltage above 12.5 Volts throughout the winter by connecting it to a charger after two months of inactivity.
Tips for Getting More Value Out of Quad Bike Parts in NZ
When you're investing in quality parts for your ATV, you should take care of the bike and its internal components to ensure that you obtain a maximum return for your troubles.
Whether your bike is new or it's your first one, you should spend some time reading the owner's manual. The key to maintaining the vehicle lies in the manual since it lays out information about specific parts. Additionally, you'll find requirements for breaking in a new engine.
Combustion engines require clean air to function efficiently. When you bear in mind the type of environment you're exposing the ATV to, the air filter will fill up faster than on-the-road vehicles. Therefore, we advise riders to inspect the air filter after each ride to determine its condition.
Tightening the bolts around the ATV might seem simple and insignificant, but it's quite the opposite. Friction can cause nuts and bolts to become loose over time. Every month, slowly tighten the lug nuts, pivot bolt, and axle nut along with other engine components.
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