like to get out on a sled to help chase away the winter blues
there are a few things that you can do to make your fun a little
bit cleaner and greener. Most snowmobiles have a 2 cycle or 2
stroke engine which means that they are louder and have more
emissions than other gas powered vehicles. This can be hazardous
to your health as a rider and to the health of the environment.
synthetic, low emission lubricant oils in
place of conventional petroleum lubes - these lubricants
are not only designed to burn cleaner, but will also improve
the overall performance of the snowmobile. There are a few
of these items on the market that are even biodegradable
and will not pose a threat to surface or groundwater if leaked
or spilled directly onto the ground.
Get your sled properly tuned by a qualified
mechanic before the beginning of each snowmobile season.
This strategy helps to ensure maximum fuel efficiency and performance
out of our sleds, while decreasing overall emissions.
Stop your engine during breaks! Snowmobile
exhaust is particularly harmful and has a strong smell because
of its high oil content. For the sake of your health, the comfort
of your traveling companions and the good of the environment,
shut your engine off during those longer rest periods.
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