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Old 06-01-2010, 05:13 PM
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No Power To Starter

Tried the Repair and Maintenance forum and got no help.

I just picked up a 2006 Sportsman 700 Twin EFI and it won't start.

While we were riding this weekend the seller accidentally left the key and the lights on when he parked it. We recharged the battery, tried to start it, and nothing. The instrument panel comes on and I hear a pump turning on for a couple seconds. I assume that's the fuel pump pressurizing. My problem is I don't even get a click from the starter.

The starter terminals look good as does the battery.

Any ideas what might be the problem or how to troubleshoot? I'm pretty savvy with vehicles but I've never worked on an ATV before other than changing an air filter or spark plug.

Any help would be great!

Thanks,
Stew
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Old 06-22-2010, 06:40 PM
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I have had to replace the starter solenoid on my 2005 700 EFI. the shop repair manual wiring diagram led me to the culprit. I had power at all the positions, but like yours, no click-no nothing.
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Old 06-23-2010, 04:09 AM
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starter solenoid
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2001 500 H.O. Sportsman "Hoggwaller"
2in. lift,with HD ranger springs up front w/stock axles,2in. in the back
heel clicker
Warn 2500 puller outter
SS108's
29.5's Laws skinny/fat
rubber down custom intake
homemade exhaust snorkel
rad. relocated up top
chains on front & rear A arms
swaybar removed
working on quads for 12 yrs let me know if i can help
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Old 06-23-2010, 08:35 AM
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Thanks! You guys are spot on. I came to the same conclusion and she's running great now.
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2006 Sportsman 500 X2 EFI: Superwinch Terra 25 w/Synthetic Rope, Kolpin 4 gal Gas Pack, 3" Passenger Foot Risers, 3-Headlight Mod, K&N Filter

SOLD 2010 Sportsman 300: Polaris 2500 lb. Winch, Kolpin Rear Seat (for the dog), UNI Foam Filter
SOLD 2006 Sportsman 700 Twin EFI: 27" Mud-Lite XTR, Superwinch Terra 35 w/Synthetic Rope, Polaris HD Front Springs, OEM Front Bumper Guard, WES Rear Seat, Kimpex Fender Guards w/Footpegs, 3-Headlight Mod, K&N Filter, Symtec Heated Grips
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Old 06-23-2010, 03:37 PM
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good job
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2001 500 H.O. Sportsman "Hoggwaller"
2in. lift,with HD ranger springs up front w/stock axles,2in. in the back
heel clicker
Warn 2500 puller outter
SS108's
29.5's Laws skinny/fat
rubber down custom intake
homemade exhaust snorkel
rad. relocated up top
chains on front & rear A arms
swaybar removed
working on quads for 12 yrs let me know if i can help
"Hold my beer and let me show you how to really f#%* shit up"
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Old 06-23-2010, 05:34 PM
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glad you figures it out I had same problem with not starting but mine was the starter. pulled it apart and the bearing went bad and froze to the shaft. new starter is on the way
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