Originally Posted by Rango
The 4WD on my '09 Sportsman 500 works fine as long as the icon on the instrument panel is on. The icon goes out and the front wheels wont engage.
This could also be a symptom of an electrical problem. The icon's going out b/c power to the lamp from whatever is controlling it (and the AWD) is being lost. Follow the logical path back from the light. It may or may not be electrical but you just need the schematic for a place to start and it'll take you to the problem anyway
'01 Polaris Sportsman 500 HO project (needs a 'lil TLC. OK, OK, a LOT of TLC)
My first 4WD ATV!
1" wheel spacers, 25" STI Black Diamond Tires, Front and rear storage with seat.
My other ride is a 2-stroke sport quad.