John Baker

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AMSOIL Runs on Freedom™ Snowmobile Warranty

Snowmobile warranty

The AMSOIL Runs on Freedom Snowmobile Warranty covers engine repairs for two years or 5,000 miles (8,000 km), whichever comes first, on qualifying sleds.



Can We Still Go Fishing? Wisconsin DNR Interview

John Gillespie

How does Wisconsin’s “shelter-in-place” order to combat the spread of COVID-19 affect fishing throughout the state? Find out from the state DNR.



Why is there Sludge/Slime in my Radiator?

Radiator sludge

Radiator sludge is a symptom of larger problems, many of which are traced back to using low-cost “green” coolants. Here’s what you can do.



What Does Motor Oil Do?

What does motor oil do?

The primary functions of motor oil are to reduce wear and friction. But motor oil must do more than that for your engine to run well and last as designed.



AMSOIL vs. Harley-Davidson Oil: How We Perform

AMSOIL vs. Harley Oil

We submitted AMSOIL synthetic motorcycle oil and Harley-Davidson SYN3 oil to independent testing. Who came out on top? Find out here.



How to Change the Oil in your Motorcycle

Changing motorcycle oil

To change oil in a motorcycle, you just need a few simple tools and about 30 minutes. Here are step-by-step directions to walk you through the process.



Should I Warm Up My Motorcycle Before Riding?

Warm up motorcycle

Warm up your motorcycle for about a minute to ensure the piston expands gradually and the oil has circulated throughout the engine.



How to Check Power Steering Fluid (and When to Change it)

Check power steering fluid

There are a couple ways to change power steering fluid, depending on your technical know-how. Here’s how.



Maintenance Tips to Make Your Car Last Longer

Car maintenance

Good car maintenance is vital to keeping your vehicle on the road as long as possible and running as well as it can. Here are a few tips.



5 Expert Chainsaw Maintenance Tips

Chainsaw maintenance

Chainsaw maintenance requires a little time and know-how to keep your saws running strong and cutting well. Here are a few critical tips to follow.