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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 08-30-2010, 05:38 PM Thread Starter
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2001 Polaris Sportsman 6X6

I take it there is no adjustment on the rear drive chains. Do you just replace them and are there any special tools required
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Adjusting drive chains

you can adjust the chains by looseing the 2 bolts on the back of the swing arm. This will allow you to turn the large nut looking part of the axle. the avle is a cocentric so turning it one direction will tighten and the the will loosen the chain hope that helps jay
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Thanks Colocat ... Since it's a 2001 I just purchased some new chains and will give it a try.
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