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  1. All wheel drive

    Polaris Sportsman
    How many of you keep your Sportsman in AWD all of the time? I was thinking of doing this to keep the tire wear more even, but would this be hard on the drive system?
  2. 04 Sportsman 500 not engaging in 4wd

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    I have a 2004 sportsman 500, I bought it about a year ago. When I bought it I did not realize it but it was stuck in 4 wheel drive all the time, and would not dis-engage, when we realized this, we changed out the oil in the front differential, tested it, and it was still doing same thing, stuck...
  3. Atp 500 speedo goes on and off/awd not working

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    Hi, I'm new to the forum and I have looked everywhere for a solution to my problem. It's an 04 ATP 500 ho. Manufactured 5/03. The speedometer recently went dead and then comes back on once in a while like there's a short. Checked the wiring and all, tore it all apart and found all wires are...
  4. 850xp Front End Issue

    ATV New Members
    I was at the Highlifter Park in Shreveport this past weekend and my bike was doing just fine the whole ride till close to the end. I hit one hole that was pretty bad not too crazy and everything was just fine. Got to the next hole that wasn't bad I just got high centered and needed to put it in...
  5. Engine dies when 4wd switch engaged

    Polaris Sportsman
    I have an 08 Sportsman 400 HO that just recently started having this issue. After the first time it happened I discovered I pinched the wires running to the front differential. As soon as I un-pinched the wires the machine started right up. This has lasted about 2 weeks until yesterday. The...
  6. tire change

    ATV New Members
    Hello everyone, this site is great for the newbies, like myself to learn about my machine. Just put new 26" itp radials with new ITP 212s on my 2004 sportsman 700. I noticed on the first ride that i developed a wobble in the front end. Ball joints, bearings, tie rods are all new and also did a...
  7. Bypass Gauge to make 4wd Work

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    On my sportsman my gauge stopped working and now the 4wd will not work. Is there a way to bypass the gauge to make the 4wd work? ive heard of people bypassing it somehow, I will be needing it this week for the 4wd. Any help will be appriciated.
  8. awd please help !!!!!!!!!!

    Polaris Sportsman
    hey guys i have a 2000 sportsman 500 i need to know how to troubleshoot the awd system on this thing the speedo doesnt work ... can you jumper around anything to get it to work any info will be great !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! thanks so much
  9. 2000 polaris sp 500 front hub

    Polaris Sportsman
    Ok...up on blocks and had the thing apart....everything looked good but still no 4wd front left....the front right spins ok....switched the wires around (at the plugs near the rad cap) and got the same results front right turns but no front left. I guess it would help if i understood what...
  10. Scrambler 400 4x4 problem

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    i have a 2000 scramber 400. the 4x4 doesnt work at all. but whether im in 2wd or 4wd the right front wheel will kick on automatically and then kick back off. it really yanks the bars when it comes on. the 4wd doesnt work and i dont know why the wheel keeps doing this? any answers?????
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