Motorcycle Winter Storage: How to do it Right

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Motorcycle winter storage done right ensures your bike will fire to life in the spring and be ready to ride when you are. Here’s our step-by-step guide.



See How AMSOIL Performs in the Harley-Davidson® Milwaukee-Eight® Engine

AMSOIL Harley

Watch how AMSOIL performs in this 2019 Harley with a Milwaukee-Eight 107 engine after 1,000 miles of extreme-heat testing on the dyno.



Break-In Oil: What is it and When Do I Use it?

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Break-in oil seals the piston rings to the cylinder wall for maximum power and minimum oil consumption. Here’s how it works and when to use it.



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

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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?

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



What to Know When Choosing a Fork Oil

Fork oil must deliver consistent dampening, rebounds and performance so you can ride or drive confidently. Here’s what to look for when buying fork oil.



How to Protect a Motorcycle Wet Clutch (and How it Works)

2017 Indian Scout motorcycle

A 10-mile trudge down gravel roads more trafficked by mosquitoes than people. That’s the situation I faced after dumping my Honda 350 motorcycle on a patch of loose gravel. Back then (the mid 1990s), cell phones were a luxury, especially deep in the woods of northern Minnesota where I lived.



Engine Detuning Kills Performance: Here’s What You Can Do

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Though many motorcycle owners don’t realize it, their bikes may be equipped with electronics that detect engine knock. When the computer adjusts ignition timing to eliminate knock, performance suffers.