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Old 04-09-2010, 03:44 PM
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Sportsman 500 wont idle

I have a sportsman 500 that wont idle. When you start the idle revs high then goes low then revs high. It goes back and forth and makes it hard to get it in gear. Any help at all would be appreciated. Im new to polaris.
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Old 04-09-2010, 04:32 PM
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Old 04-09-2010, 06:18 PM
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Old 04-09-2010, 07:04 PM
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what year?

carbed or EFI?
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Old 04-10-2010, 03:38 PM
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Its an '04 Carbed.
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Old 04-10-2010, 04:00 PM
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Hey Bro check for vacaum leaks....sounds like you may have one...aslo check the rubber grommets around the carb....Muddie49
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