Are There Manual Transmission Go-Karts? (How to make one)

Manual Transmission Go Kart

Most go-karts do not have a manual transmission. However, should you want to add a manual transmission to your go-kart it is possible and not overly difficult. Keep in mind that adding a manual transmission to your go-kart will change the overall dynamics, which may be for better or for worse depending on your desires. … Read more

DIY Go Kart Differential

Go Kart Differential

A differential will help the go-kart go around the corners smoothly, but differentials are very heavy, which affects the racing power of a go-kart; that is why the go-karts don’t come with a stock differential.  If you have a go-kart for non-racing purposes, then putting in a differential is an excellent idea to increase grip … Read more

How to Plasti Dip Power Wheels

Plasti Dip Power Wheels

Has your kid outgrown the current color of their power wheels and need it repainted? Well, you’re not alone, kids tend to change their favorite colors frequently, and when this happens, you may have to repaint their toy cars. Luckily, there is a way you can cover your kid’s toy repaint the power wheels in … Read more

Power Wheels Makeover

power wheels makeover

Your child will lose interest if the Power Wheels are old and with many scratches; give it a new look with a makeover. You can paint the Power Wheels in a combination of colors that your Kid will love, add custom-made decals to make it cooler.  You have to disassemble the vehicle, remove the stickers, … Read more

Are Power Wheels Tires Interchangeable?

Are Power Wheels Tires Interchangeable

You bought your child a Power Wheels vehicle and you are thinking of changing the tires. You start looking at other vehicles for a style you like best and that will still look good on this particular vehicle. You pick out a set and now you start to ask ‘are the tires interchangeable’? Unfortunately, Power … Read more

Can Power Wheels go in Snow?

Can Power Wheels go in Snow?

Power Wheels are fantastic vehicles that give children the capability to explore their world in a whole new way. However, being powered by an electric battery presents some disadvantages to their use. Power Wheels cannot go in the snow. The main issue with the product is that they are highly susceptible to water damage, meaning … Read more

How to Add Seat Belts to Power Wheels

Power Wheels With Seat Belts

Have you ever wondered if the safety belt on your kid’s power wheels can keep your kid safe in case of an accident? There are numerous power wheels with seat belts; however, most models have a decorative seat belt that can’t offer much safety. Luckily, there is a way you can keep your kid safe … Read more

DIY Power Wheels Trailer

DIY Power Wheels Trailer

A trailer will be a great addition to your kid’s Power Wheels toy, but only a few brands offer trailers in stock that are not compatible with other models.  You can create one Power Wheels trailer in a DIY activity using metal square tubing, wheels, expanded metal/plywood, metal rods, nuts, bolts, etc. First, you need … Read more

How to Install a Remote Kill Switch For Power Wheels

How to Install a Remote Kill Switch For Power Wheels

A remote kill switch in the power wheels allows parents to control the vehicle when they see a possible danger when their kid is playing with the Power Wheels. A remote kill switch can be installed in the Power Wheels by modifying a walkie-talkie or any other radio device using some other parts. Once the … Read more

Power Wheels Upgrades: How to Soup up Power Wheels

power wheels upgrades

Does your kid want his/her power wheels vehicles to run faster than their friend’s toy vehicles? Some parents have complained that their kids have asked for better-performing power wheels, even after using their new toy vehicles for only a few weeks. Unfortunately, buying a new one after every few years can be costly. Luckily, there … Read more