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  1. Rad Relocation Kit on my 2011 Sportsman 500 H.O.

    ATV Performance Modifications
    Hey guys, I just ordered a rad kit from Rubberdown Customs and expecting it next week. I am not concerned about the front 'Dry' box as it is useless after 6 months anyways, but I am concerned about access to my fuses. It would really suck if I had to remove hoses etc just to get access to...
  2. 2011 Big Boss 800 EFI - sputtering, dying, poor running

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    Well, as a noob with my first Polaris I just wanted to give a shout out. First props to Darren who hooked me up with pdf manuals. I got my big boss used about 4 months ago and didn't run it much before I bought it. I get to use it every month or two. As with my motorcycle forums, when I think I...
  3. 2011 Sportsman XP 850 EPS - Clutch Engagement Issue?

    Polaris Sportsman
    I have two 2011 Sportsman XP 850s...one has a harsh clutch engagement issue and the other does not. The clutch issue just started last weekend and I've had both since 2011 and they were bought brand new at the same time... Could this be a bad belt or does it fall under the new spring fix...
  4. Lubrication - Steering Column

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    Is there a way to lubricate the steering column on a 2011 Polaris Sportsman XP 550? My steering has become pretty stiff @ 60 hours. Was thinking there might be a Zerk Fitting somewhere for the column, but can't find one. Thanks, Chris Dunn
  5. Polaris power issues

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    Hey guys I am new to this forum and stuck and in need of help. I was driving my rzr through deep water and didnt put the gas cap on all the way and got water sucked in through the low gas tank. I stalled out so i towed it back home siphoned the gas out and took a rag to clean out the gas right...
  6. Power steering

    Polaris XP
    Hello. I am new here. I was wondering if anyone could help me with a few issues. I bought a 2011 sportsman 850 XP EPS earlier this year. Shortly after my warranty expired I began having issues with my quad. #1 I was out with a group of guys on a fairly long ride one day (about 90 kms) and my...
  7. 2011 500 HO 27" tires?

    ATV Wheels & Tires
    I've got a stock 2011 sportsman 500 HO. I picked up some 27" swamp fox plus tires for it. They are 10-12 and 12-12 front and back. Anybody know if i can get rims for this that would have about a 1" offset? The dealer says they don't exist and i need to get spacers. I find this hard to believe...
  8. 2011 850xp idle issues

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    I've got a 2011 sportsman 850xp. When I first got it it idled between 1150-1200 rpms cold and when it warmed up. I replaced stock exhaust with hmf swamp xl. Also put 28" tires on. That's all I've done to it. I've put about 35 hours on it since I've made the upgrades. I've changed the oil and oil...
  9. Help please!? Break in gone totally wrong on new 2011 sportsman 500 ho

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    Hey I've just moved to Australia and bought my first ATV here. I've ridden quite a few but never owned one therefore it's unfortunate to say I'm a complete mechanical moron with any faults on my new bike. I'll get to the point... I had taken it out riding last weekend for 2-3hrs alternating from...
  10. 2011 sportsman 500 h.o. Odometer issue

    Polaris Sportsman
    I have a 2011 500ho and I took it from the showroom to hatfield and mccoys in WV. I rode with a honda 350 Honda 500 and a yamaha 450, anyway everyone noted the miles on there atv and we drove the rock house trail system the trip for everyone else was right around 45 miles but for my new 500ho it...
  11. Any Upcoming 2011 Events in the Southeastern Area?

    ATV Trails
    Hey ... do any of you guys know of any off-road events coming up anytime soon or this year even that might be cool to attend or possibly even take part in? I have an RZR and am looking for events other than race events, since I already have a huge list of those. :) Thanks
  12. Upcoming Events in NC/SC?

    Southeast
    Hey ... do any of you guys know of any off-road events coming up anytime soon or this year even that will might be cool to attend or possibly even take part in? I have an RZR and am looking for events other than race events, since I already have a huge list of those. :)
  13. 2011 Polaris Sportsman 90

    2011
    The 2011 Polaris Sportsman 90 Youth ATV is a best-seller, perfect for young riders. Styled after the adult Sportsman, it has a parent-adjustable throttle limiter plus many other important safety features . Includes a youth helmet. Key features are: • 4-Stroke Air Cooled Engine • Automatic...
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