Ice Scratchers

Upgrade your snowmobiling adventure with Ibexx's high-performance Ice Scratchers. Our universal and bi-directional ice scratchers are designed to provide exceptional ice and snow clearance, ensuring improved traction and efficient engine cooling. Engineered for durability and versatility, Ibexx offers top-notch solutions to enhance your riding experience in icy terrains. They are also designed to function in reverse, allowing you to back up your snowmobile without any damage taken. Explore our range of ice scratchers for a reliable and smooth ride in challenging snow conditions.

Ice Scratchers FAQs

What is an ice scratcher?

Ice scratchers are devices mounted on snowmobiles that create friction with the ice, producing a spray of ice and snow onto the heat exchangers to prevent overheating. They are essential for maintaining proper engine temperature and preventing damage during low-snow or icy conditions.

Do ice scratchers prevent overheating?

Ice scratchers are designed to prevent overheating by throwing ice and snow onto the sled's heat exchangers, promoting efficient cooling. They are particularly useful in low-snow conditions where natural snow cooling may be insufficient.

Can you clean a snowmobile clutch?

Yes, you can clean a snowmobile clutch, and it's a crucial maintenance task to ensure optimal performance. Cleaning involves removing any built-up dirt, debris, or oil from the clutch components, which can help maintain the efficiency of the clutch system.

How do you mount an ice scratcher?

To mount an ice scratcher, typically, you attach it to the rear suspension of the snowmobile. The specific mounting process may vary by brand and model, so it's advisable to follow the manufacturer's instructions provided with the ice scratcher kit.

How do you cool a snowmobile engine?

Snowmobiles typically cool their engines through a combination of air and liquid cooling systems. The cooling process involves the circulation of coolant through a series of passages, and as air flows over the coolant-filled heat exchangers, it dissipates heat from the engine.

Why do snowmobiles overheat?

Snowmobiles can overheat due to various reasons, such as insufficient coolant levels, a malfunctioning thermostat, or clogged cooling system components. Additionally, operating a snowmobile in deep or soft snow conditions without proper cooling can lead to overheating as the engine struggles to maintain an optimal temperature.

Ice Scratcher Install