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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 02-28-2015, 08:09 AM Thread Starter
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Question 2014 Sportsman 400

Hi all. Glad to be a member. I am very excited having this machine. I only have about 13 hrs on it. I noticed that my oil level rose slightly. I smelled the oil, and I think I can smell gas, but not sure. The quad runs great. The idle seems to be a bit too high. How can I tell if there is gas in my oil other than the smell? Don't want to take it to the dealer unless I have to. Thanks.
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post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old 02-28-2015, 09:39 AM
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If you are doing a lot of quick starts and running for short periods, that is normal. The break in period was hard for me too, followed it by the book.

I have a 2012 400HO with 3,000 miles on it, absolutely love it.
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