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  1. Headlights 2004 500HO

    Polaris Sportsman
    I have a 2004 sportsman 500HO. The headlights have gone out, worked then didn't. I can find no broken wires, no blown fuses. Anyone have suggestions of where to start?? It's frustrating.
  2. 2004 sportsman no spark

    ATV New Members
    Ok... this is killing me. I have a 2004 sportsman 500 ho. Ive had it since new and all of a sudden almost a year ago it stopped running. I had some maintenance to do to it so I thought nothing of it and ordered a slew of parts and began the maintenance. After getting it all together I turned...
  3. Insane 500h.o

    ATV Media
    hey guys! Went a little over board on throttle but turned out to be a cool video with couple different angles...watch in 1080 if you can. Hope you all enjoy it and dont forget to subscribe!
  4. polaris sportsman valve/lifter, ticks/nocks and a vibration sound?

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    I have 4 Polaris atvs all sportsmans and my o3 sportsman 700 and the 05 sportsman 500 sound like the valves or rockers need to be tightened. Has anyone had any issues or noises like this and any solutions? Anyone know what the rockets torque specs/ adjustments are? Also I have a vibration sound...
  5. wheel spacers anything else needed

    ATV Wheels & Tires
    I installed a snorkel kit today on my 500 sportsman ho. I noticed when I took it apart that the 27" tires I put on are rubbing the front steering arm. I figure I can put spacers on but wanted to make certain I won't need to do anything else such as I was told I would need new axles if I lift...
  6. new plugs gas and carb...still popping

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    I have a 96 spotsman 500 im working on, it seems to hate me. ive replaced everything from the air cleaner to the plug, even the carb. still it pops in h/l/and r. what would the next logical step be. dealer isn't any help. book doesn't say anything in troubleshooting section. it runs in neutral...
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