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  1. 2004 Sportsman 700 EFI

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    Within the last month my bike has died at idle. It doesn't matter if its as soon as I start the bike or after I've been riding it for an hour. It takes off as it should and seems to ride fine under throttle at all positions except idle. It also makes a "puff" sound before dying almost like a...
  2. 2004 Sportsman 400 No Start

    Polaris Sportsman
    Initial Issue: after an electronic start I had a high pitch sound. A noise I had never heard before. I was in the field and I immediately trailered the ATV. After reading advice from this forum, I replaced the battery(needed replacing), and cleaned the connections to the solenoid. I still...
  3. 2004 Sportsman 400 front tire rub

    ATV Brakes & Suspension
    Anyone know if the front forward offset a-arms for the 05+ sportsman 500’s will fit on a 04 sportsman 400? Reason for asking is i have larger tires on and the front rubs the inside seam of the fenders. Unless anyone knows of a clean way to remove that seam and keep the fenders looking stock...
  4. 2004 Polaris Sportsman 600 For Sale

    ATVs For Sale
    Hey guys, I'm new to this website but here you go. I have a 2004 Polaris Sportsman 600 for sale. It's in good condition and runs/drives great. I'm actually looking to buy a truck so I have to let this beast go. It has around 140 hours on it and I'm listing it at $4000 or best offer, cash talks...
  5. Major sportsman problems

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    Hello y'all. Got some problems with my 2004 polaris sportsman 400. It runs PERFECT. But, when the machine is cold, it starts very very hard. And when it eventually starts, the idle screw has to be turned at least 4 rotations before it will even idle. As the motor warms up, the idle gradually...
  6. need help! 04 90cc polaris sportsman help

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    Recently perplaced oil injector, now went to start and kick stater will not move. stuck in up right position. motor has been sitting In garage for 8 months before running, used kickstarter before putting in oil injector and it worked but now it doesnt. Dont think engine is seciezed but why would...
  7. Winch wiring question for 04 Sportsman 500

    Polaris Sportsman
    Hello Friends, Spent the weekend installing a Badlands 2000lbs. winch. All hooked up except one thin gauge red wire that runs from the winch control switch to the ignition switch. It is supposed to be connected in to the ignition as a safety features that prevents the winch from operating...
  8. Rear brake caliper rebuild kit

    ATV Brakes & Suspension
    Wondering if there is a rear brake caliper rebuild kit for a 2004 Sportsman 400. any reply will help thanks.
  9. Best Seat Cover

    ATV General Discussion
    Well I'm fixing up my 04.5 Sportsman 500 H.O. Well I got a rip in my seat cover up in front right where it starts to bend over the seat. So which is the best seat cover, as in holding up, and looking good. Preferably not OEM as the POLARIS on the side rubs off. What do yall have? Thanks
  10. Firing Problem

    ATV New Members
    2004 Sportsman 500 4x4 I have replaced the battery, the fuel system is good, turned the key and checked the breaker packs with key on and while cranking on and they are not getting hot so assume they are good. I have no way to test the CDI module, the regulator, the kill switch or the key...
  11. 2004 sportsman 500, high RPMs

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    I have a 2004.5 sportsman 500 h.o., this past weekend I took it on the trails and ride for about 6 straight hours with only a couple of 5 min breaks, as the day progressed I noticed that my idle RPMs were running high and also seemed like they were really high for the speed I was goin. I was...
  12. 04 Predator 500 dies after it warms up

    Polaris Predator
    Hi all, I just picked up a very nice 2004 Polaris Pradator 500, Troy lee edition today and am having problems with it. I test drove it before the purchase and everything worked great! Problem is that when it gets good and warmed up then the problem starts. It starts spitting and sputtering...
  13. 2004 Sportsman 500 H.O. help

    Polaris Sportsman
    I am picking up a 2004 Sportsman 500 h.o. tommorow. i paid 1400 for it. it is camo. new itp tires, winch, heated hand grips. kimplex back box with backrest pad. "skinny" gas container for the front rack. problems are broken pull start rope, speedometer doesnt work, and the man i buying it from...
  14. 2004 Predator 500

    ATVs For Sale
    hey guys. I just sold one Pred. and now i got my main bike left. My goal is to upgrade to a newer quad, maybe a 525 but i do have to pay some bills first. anyway i have this bike for sale locally, but i guess pred's arn't too popular around here. So i figured i'd put it up and see if anyway...
  15. What's the deal with 2004 Sportsman 400's?

    Polaris Sportsman
    Hey guys, I just purchased a 2004 Sportsman 400 and am new to the forum. This seems to be an odd year and am wondering if anyone could further explain this to me? It seems all the accessories go up to 2003 and then skip to 2005 and newer. Also I've seen some mention of a 2004.5, how can I...
  16. No Spark 2004 500HO

    ATV New Members
    I could not find a thread that covered this, so thought that I would add one. I experienced a no start on my 2004 500HO with 2800 miles on it. I had just backed it out of the garage to top off the gas and after filling it fired once and that was it. I checked that it was not flooded, and...
  17. 04 Sportsman speedo/guages/4x4 not working

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    Greetings, this may have been answered since the machine is 6 years old already, but I don't know what all the parts may be called for a thourough search of the forums so here goes. My machine starts and runs fine. However, the speedometer, tac, guages, and 4x4 switch do not work. I have no...
  18. 2004 ATP 500 HO 4x4/elec. issue

    ATV New Members
    Hello All! Can anyone help? I have a 04 ATP that won't activate the AWD. The first thing I noticed was the cluster no longer indicated the gear in. Rest of cluster is fine. Also unit would not go into diagnostic mode. Here's the puzzle to me, If I (using a test light) ground out the drum...
  19. Sportsman 600-AWD inop/Light is on-Please Read!!

    Polaris Sportsman
    Guys, This is an Early 2004 Sportsman 600. The AWD light stays on no matter where the switch is. AWD does not wrork period. I tested the wires going to the center transfer case. There is only .03 volts with switch on and .oo volts with it off. Some how the 12 volts that should be there is not...
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