At Dude Ranch DIY: Tractor Mount Log Splitter InstallSKU: V-00072
Pick up some pointers on how to attach the RuggedMade 3-point hitch log splitter to a tractor.
How to Replace a Log Splitter Valve: RuggedSplit 700-SeriesSKU: V-00024This Tech Corner takes you step-by-step through how to install a replacement valve on a RuggedMade 700-series log splitter. This single spool hydraulic directional control valve features a power beyond circuit that is well suited to multiple valve set-ups, which the 700-series of wood splitters have, thanks to its hydraulically powered log lift. If you are experiencing a leaky valve situation, this video will show you one option that may solve the issue.It can be a messy job, so wear hand and eye protection as you follow along at home!
How to Fix an Engine Starting Issue: Ignition Coil TestSKU: V-00047
If your small engine doesn't start, either with the electric or pull-start, it may not be getting spark because the ignition coil is grounded out. This video will show the steps to isolate the ignition coil from the wiring harness, ignition switch, electric start panel, and low oil shutoff.
If bypassing the electrical components mentioned above using our technique, there is an issue with one of those components. There is an additional path to ground preventing the ignition coil from generating spark. Watch the video for our recommended steps to resolve the issue.
Applies to many lawn and garden engines based on the Honda GX series, as well as most "clones," including Loncin, Lifan, Rato, Raven, and Harbor Freight Predator.
How to Test and Replace an Engine Starter SolenoidSKU: V-00048
In this video, we show you a simple way to test if the electric starter solenoid on your small engine is bad and how to replace it.
We are doing this on a Raven R212 engine, but this technique applies to many home & garden small engines such as Honda GX200 GX270 GX390, Loncin, Lifan, and Harbor Freight Predator.
How to Inspect and Adjust Small Engine Valve ClearanceSKU: V-00049
In this video, we will show you how to inspect and adjust the clearance on your intake and exhaust valves on your small engine. This is also known as valve gap or valve lash. We are doing this on a Raven R420 engine, but this technique applies to many other small lawn & garden engines such as the Honda GX90, Locin, Lifan, and Harbor Freight Predator.