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Hilton Sno-Flyers, Western NY Snowmobile Club
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Snowmobile Checklist

For a lot of you this is second nature, but this may be of help to some of our other members, you veterans may even see something on this list you may have forgotten.

Pre-Season Preparation Check List

  • Check the spring repairs list for necessary actions and take care of any problems noted
  • Chassis check – Inspect track, track tension & alignment, track studs, skid frame & mounting bolts, hyfax, idler wheels & wheel
    bearings, shocks & springs, steering system, skis & ski alignment, ski runners, tighten ski bolts, check all other fasteners, and repair as needed
  • Engine check – Inspect throttle cables, choke cables, fuel filter, fuel line fittings, exhaust system springs, fan belt or coolant l level, spark plug wires & caps, starter rope & recoil action, remove exhaust block rags, and service or repair as needed

    Check water level, charge up, and install battery

  • Check drive chain tension and chain case oil level – add recommended oil if needed
  • Grease all fittings – don’t forget the speedometer drive fitting under the driven clutch
  • Clean faces of both clutches and install/replace drive belt – follow manufacturer’s recommendations on clutch lubrication & replace belt if 1/8-inch narrower than specification
  • Add some fresh gas and run sled on jack stand to burn out storage oil in engine
  • Check all lights and kill switch operation
  • Check brakes for proper operation
  • Install new properly gapped spark plugs
  • Top off oil tank
  • Add owner’s manual, tool kit, spare parts, and tow rope
  • Apply new registration validation stickers
  • Wash and wax snowmobile thoroughly
  • Apply vinyl protectant to seat cover and soft plastics
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2 days ago

Hilton Sno-Flyers
Reminder!! Tonight is the first club meeting of the 2021-2022 season. We reserved a room at BTB Wood fired Pizza Bar. You can come @ 6:30 to get food and drink before a 7:30 meeting start. Hope to see you there! HSF ... See MoreSee Less
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1 week ago

Hilton Sno-Flyers
Join us this Wednesday the 15th for our first club meeting of the 2021-2022 season. The legion is limiting gatherings at this time, so we have reserved a room at BTB Wood fired Pizza Bar & Grill to hold the meeting. You can come @ 6:30 to get food and drink before a 7:30 meeting start. Hope to see you there! HSF ... See MoreSee Less
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4 weeks ago

Andy Honan
Got a pretty sweet pic on one of our hunting cams figured the rider might like it ... See MoreSee Less
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5 months ago

Hilton Sno-Flyers
Join us this Wednesday the 21st for our last club meeting of the season. Dinner @ 7, meeting starts 7:30. The Legion will be serving Ziti, meatballs, bread and butter for dinner. ... See MoreSee Less
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5 months ago

Patrick Dishaw
Can anyone provide contact info for the guy in Churchville who has used parts for older sleds? Thanks. ... See MoreSee Less
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6 months ago

Justin Mensing
Noticed this while in the Eagle River, W.I. Snowmobile Hall of Fame. Like it when yah see it!.... ... See MoreSee Less
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6 months ago

Hilton Sno-Flyers
For anyone that still has SuperRaffle tickets, we must have them in hand by this Friday, April 2. You can still order them online until Wednesday, March 31 at the below link. Thanks! HSF ... See MoreSee Less
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6 months ago

Hilton Sno-Flyers
Join us this Wednesday the 17th for our March club meeting.Food @ 7, meeting @ 7:30. Legion will be serving up Corned beef and cabbage. ... See MoreSee Less
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6 months ago

Hilton Sno-Flyers
You can now buy tickets for the NYSSA Super Raffle on our website! Enter for the chance to win over 50 prizes.www.hiltonsnoflyers.org/super-raffle-tickets/ ... See MoreSee Less
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7 months ago

Suzanne Cimino
Not snowmobile related, but we know some of you may be in the drag racing world too....Front Engine Dragster for sale. See flyer for details. We also have a custom open trailer for sale. ... See MoreSee Less
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