When the Sportsman 500 stops or loses power, this may be because there is not enough fuel. Nunc rutrum dui ipsum, ac tincidunt felis pharetra sed. Make sure that you also clean out the holes through the board! If there are defective spark plugs or no spark is going to them, then the spark plugs should be inspected and replaced as necessary. Always follow proper operating procedures as outlined in this manual. I also checked the throttle switch and it's not making contact to stall it.
Start the engine and allow it to warm up. Check fuses under the hood as some vehicles have fuses under the hood, not all are located in the fuse box. It is also possible that water is present in the fuel or that the fuel is too old, in which case it must be drained and refilled. . I wanted to get input from you guys that have experience with Polaris machines. Move the needle up-scale by hand again and verify that it will slowly move down, indicating that it isn't binding anywhere.
Look ahead and learn to read the terrain. Polaris also gives a one year limited warranty on the final drive chain for failure due to defects. If it doesn't then take it to the dealer. When that button is depresssed you get full power in reverse. Here's a link to the listing and pictures in there - looks like a copy of the sportsman.
Follow the battery charging instructions on page 101 before installing the battery. Headlight Lamp Replacement When servicing a halogen lamp, don't touch the lamp with bare fingers. Still got nothing to happen. The left side is the 2000 Polaris Sportsman 500 Early wiring diagram and the right side is the 2000 Polaris Sportsman 500 Late. Everything is functioning on it. Use a professional-type washing cloth, cleaning the upper body first and the lower parts last. Take all the fuses out and spray contact clean on all fuse connections ,then reinstall fuses after a light sanding with fine sand paper.
This indi- cates the proper type and heat range for the engine and the service. Here's a link to the listing and pictures in there - looks like a copy of the sportsman. Torque spark plugs to specification. It is also possible that water is present in the fuel or that the fuel is too old, in which case it must be drained and refilled. Ignition connections should be inspected and tightened, and spark plugs should be cleaned and replaced if necessary. Always make sure lights are adjusted properly for best visibility. After 5-10 minutes yes, it may take that long to slowly move back! Once you have the cover off, set it aside with the black, plastic rod laying inside the cover.
So, I think I will just cross no. See your dealer as outlined in the owner's manual. May just depend on how willing you are to make it work. Jul 10, 2016 Tony, sounds like a transfer case issue, have machine checked or scanned for error codes. Thanks again James jberggren500 aol. I believe the entire front drive system is enclosed, so you can't really see any of the moving parts without taking the gearcase or the front diff apart.
Make sure that the four black screws are tightened firmly - but not so tight that you crack the plastic. Thanks, JeffJeff: Older Polaris models have a seperate 4wd control module. These brakes are self- adjusting. Plug Condition New Spark Plug Previously Installed Spark Plug Spark Plug Inspection Spark plug condition is indicative of engine operation. This module also limits the engine in reverse to prevent the machine from going very fast in reverse.
If the operator's foot is not firmly planted on the footrest, it could also contact the rear wheels. Certain procedures require the use of special tools that are not available to the general public and your dealer will have to perform these procedures for you as necessary. I was almost ready to go get my technician, general, and extra in one sitting when I got sidetracked with other things in life. PolarisIndustries All-Terrain Vehicles Owner's Manual. The 2011 Scrambler 500 battery must be charged to 12.
Even though only one or two of these components may be bad, I would recommend replacing all three of them. It is also possible that there is low battery voltage. Use the K-turn to turn around. This vehicle handles differently than other vehicles, such as motorcycles and cars. The unit must be powered up in order for the speedometer - and odometer, for that matter - to indicate. That sounds like a different problem - one that is mechanical rather than electrical. You just flip a button on the right handle-bar and a solenoid engages the front drive unit.