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  1. Polaris sportsman 400 2012. All wheel drive not engaging

    ATV General Discussion
    Polaris Sportsman 400 2012. All wheel drive not engaging. Good condition, under 100 hours on the clock. I've just had the voltage rectifier replaced and new battery. Any ideas would be greatly appreciated. Thank you
  2. AWD Bypass is not working

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    Brand new to the forum! This is my first post. This is a great forum with a wealth of knowledge! I'm really hoping someone can help. I need to get my awd to work. I don't need the speedometer and I really don't want to purchase a new speedometer for $350-400 just to get my awd working...
  3. AWD problems.

    Polaris Sportsman
    I know this is in here a lot but I need help whether to look electrical or mechanical. I have a 2004.5 sportsman 500. I just changed fluids in the front and rear. Before I changed them the AWD worked ok. Seemed like the switch was a little sticky but it worked. Now it doesn't do anything. When...
  4. AWD?...Nope 3WD..

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    Hi everyone, new to the Polaris family with a 2004 Polaris sportsman 500 ATP. I just bought this off a guy who told me it all worked with the exception of needing new brakes. And after a test drive it appeared that the awd was working. Now that I've had it home for a few days and driven it...
  5. 2009 550 xp AWD only in reverse

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    I have a 2009 550 xp, AWD stopped working in forward, it works in reverse. I changed the fluid, check the ohms on the coils. Everything checks out. Any help is appreciated. I have the machine up on a jack, the indicator is lit up for AWD.
  6. Speedometer/AWD Switch tied together?

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    I have an 1999 xplorer 400 that has served me well over the years (2nd owner). I recently noticed that my speedo is not working. That by itself is not very important to me but the AWD switch is not working as well.. Is that tied in to the speedometer? If so, I guess I'll have to bite the...
  7. 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...
  8. 2000 Sportsman AWD not working

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    I have a 2000 Sportsman 500 HO the AWD is not working the AWD light is not even come on. Checked brown wires and still nothing, not sure what the black wire does going to the AWD switch? If anyone has any suggestion it would be great thanks.
  9. New to Polaris

    ATV New Members
    Just saying hey. Just bought my first Polaris, 2001 Sportsman 500 HO, got some work to do to it so I'm sure you will be hearing from me....ALOT!
  10. 02 Polaris Sportsman 500 AWD problem!

    Polaris Sportsman
    I have an 02 Polaris Sportsman 500ho, and the two front tires will not spin! I have put it on a jack and flipped the AWD switch and the tires spun. But as soon as I put weight on them they would just stop! Need help as soon as possible!
  11. 4 wheel drive

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    I have a 2009 polaris sportsman 500 HO, The machine only has four wheel drive in reverse. Does anyone know of a fix for this problem. Thanks