"98" Xplorer Main Bearings - Polaris ATV Forum
ATV Repair and Maintenance Having problems? Doing a rebuild? All Repair/Maintenance Discussions here.

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 04-26-2010, 06:29 PM Thread Starter
Junior Member
 
Palmetto Polaris's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2010
Location: Palmetto
Posts: 9
"98" Xplorer Main Bearings

I am having a problem taking the gear off of the water pump. I am not talking about the impeller gear. The actual gear has 3 holes for the puller but it does not want to come loose. I need to know if there are any bolts holding the 2 halves together under that gear. I have to replace the bearings anything I need to be careful of when replacing my bearings.

Thanks for your help
Palmetto Polaris is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old 04-27-2010, 04:57 AM
Polaris ATV Legend
 
Bruce!'s Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2009
Location: Port Angeles WA
Posts: 20,001
Welcome to the board!




I tried setting my password to "penis" but it said my password wasn't long enough...
Bruce! is offline  
post #3 of 5 (permalink) Old 04-27-2010, 05:17 PM
Polaris ATV Legend
 
4getful2's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: illinois
Posts: 2,352
the counterbalance gear is press on ,press off deal.if the bearing doesn't have too much play in it,i'd say reuse it,that particular bearing is kinda different and usually doesn't come with the standard bottom-end bearing kit.
You may want to mic. the new bearings and compare with the old ,you MAY need to shim for end-play. also easier if you install the crank seals last,and i mean after you have it all torqed back together and ready for the top parts.
4getful2 is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #4 of 5 (permalink) Old 04-28-2010, 05:08 AM Thread Starter
Junior Member
 
Palmetto Polaris's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2010
Location: Palmetto
Posts: 9
Thanks,, I have rigged up a puller and applied alot of pressure and it is not poping off. I think I may need to bring it to a repair shop just to take off the gear. Now this is the gear under the waterpump fin. The other larger gear unscrewed and pulled right off.
I am talking about the gear not a bearing
Thanks,Warren
Palmetto Polaris is offline  
post #5 of 5 (permalink) Old 04-28-2010, 11:31 AM
Junior Member
 
atomicstew's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2010
Location: Blaine, MN
Posts: 9
Smile

i put mine in a hydrolic press at work and pressed the gear and bearing off using a socket. both the gear and bearing are pressed on the counterbalance.
atomicstew is offline  
Reply

  Lower Navigation
Go Back   Polaris ATV Forum > Polaris ATV Technical Discussions > ATV Repair and Maintenance

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Polaris ATV Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in










Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Service manuals cookies ATV Repair and Maintenance 1119 09-10-2019 08:47 AM
2009 sportsman 500 ho (carb) tranny interchangeable with other years? aldom Polaris Sportsman 2 06-23-2018 01:46 PM
Bearings for 2002 Polaris Trailblazer baskervi ATV General Discussion 3 04-08-2018 05:36 PM
hilliard clutch dbweathe ATV Repair and Maintenance 2 12-27-2017 07:28 AM
Rear wheel carrier bearings polarisman1999 ATV Repair and Maintenance 0 09-04-2017 02:24 PM

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may 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

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome