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Off-roading puts a strain on your ATV, so it's important to perform the scheduled maintenance recommended in your owner's manual. You can avoid a breakdown and possible injury.

Tools and Supplies Checklist

Along with a tool kit and your owner's manual, carry these other emergency items:

  • 25 feet of nylon rope
  • Cell phone
  • Electrical and duct tape
  • Extra key
  • Extra spark plugs—worn plugs are the number one cause of engine stalling
  • First-aid kit
  • Flashlight
  • Headlight and taillight bulbs
  • Knife
  • Sturdy tow rope or chain
  • Sunblock
ATV essential tools and other emergency items