Polaris ATV Forum
Go Back   Polaris ATV Forum > Polaris ATV Discussions > ATV New Members

ATV New Members If you are new here please post in this section so everyone can get to know you. This will be a kind of icebreaker section for new members.

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1 (permalink)  
Old 08-22-2011, 06:16 AM
wmmechanic4life's Avatar
Junior Member
 
Member #17930
Join Date: Aug 2011
Posts: 2
02 Sportsman 500 H.O. no spark!

Hi guys, I recently purchased a 2002 Polaris Sportsman 500 H.O. and everything was in good condition when I got it, however, every time I have taken it out on a trail something else has gone wrong with it. First I broke the hilliard clutch on the left front then my ignition switch went out, or so I thought. Well I just bypassed the switch so I could go riding on the trails with some buddies. Well I got in stuck in a hole, let me say no water got above the foot rests. But after we got it out of the hole I let it run for a few minutes then I turned it off so it could cool down. Well when we finally decided to call it a day I tried starting the bike and it would turn over but wouldn't start. We pulled the spark plug boot off and tried grounded it and no spark! So, I went to the local Polaris dealership and bought a brand new ignition because I figured I needed to fix one problem before the other. Well, hooked up the new ignition and nothing. No lights, wouldn't turn over or anything. I can bypass the wires on plug 2 and 5 and my lights and everything will come on and hook up 2 and 6 and it will turn the starter over, but still will not crank. Someone please help!!!
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
PolarisATVForums is the premier Polaris ATV Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see these ads, So Register, It's Free!
  #2 (permalink)  
Old 08-22-2011, 01:28 PM
mstermechanic907's Avatar
Extreme ATV Enthusiast
 
Member #17047
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: barrow alaska
Posts: 211
Send a message via MSN to mstermechanic907
i would check your stator,you need a shop manual and a good multimeter to test the stator,also check the battery voltage and voltage regulator.
Reply With Quote
  #3 (permalink)  
Old 08-22-2011, 02:52 PM
wmmechanic4life's Avatar
Junior Member
 
Member #17930
Join Date: Aug 2011
Posts: 2
Ok I will give that a try. Would that also make my new ignition not to work?
Reply With Quote
  #4 (permalink)  
Old 08-23-2011, 04:23 AM
Bruce!'s Avatar
Super Moderator
Premium Member
 
Member #193
Join Date: Feb 2009
Location: Port Angeles WA
Posts: 18,372
Welcome to the board!
__________________
I tried setting my password to "penis" but it said my password wasn't long enough...
Reply With Quote
Reply

Lower Navigation
Go Back   Polaris ATV Forum > Polaris ATV Discussions > ATV New Members


Search tags for this page
02 polaris sportsman 500 no spark
,

02 sportsman 500 no spark

,
02 sportsman no spark
,
2002 polaris 500ho / no spark
,
2002 polaris sportsman 500 ho no spark
,

2002 polaris sportsman 500 no spark

,
2002 polaris sportsman 500 will not sta rt no spark
,
2002 sportsman 500 no spark forum
,
500 ho sportsman spark plug
,

polaris sportsman 500 ho no spark

,

polaris sportsman 500 no spark

,
sportsman 500 no spark
Click on a term to search our sites for related topics.

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
sportsman 90 no spark quadworx ATV New Members 9 11-08-2013 10:06 PM
no spark 99 sportsman 500 huntdiamondjim Polaris Sportsman 1 08-03-2011 10:34 AM
Sportsman 335 Spark collins5637 ATV Repair and Maintenance 1 03-18-2011 04:15 PM
Sportsman 500 no spark cumberlandguy ATV Repair and Maintenance 4 02-01-2011 06:05 AM
04 700 Sportsman Efi No Spark suds ATV Repair and Maintenance 0 12-04-2010 08:29 AM

Motosport.com


All times are GMT -8. The time now is 02:10 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.