Snowmobile Maintenance for a Sled That Shreds All Winter Long

Modern snowmobiles are remarkably reliable and easy to operate thanks to advanced fuel systems and durable designs, but like most other machines, snowmobiles require routine maintenance to preserve dependability and safety. Track tension, condition of the skis and runners, and operation of the brake and throttle should be checked before each ride. Annual snowmobile maintenance requires a deeper dive to inspect the machine’s track, skis, suspension, clutches, chaincase and more. Here’s how to inspect.