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  1. 335 A arm bushings

    ATV Brakes & Suspension
    I have a 99 Sportsman 335. Found that the bushings are shot especially the outer top one in the rear and the shock bushings. Bought the JC Capri set and was installing and came up with 2 issues: 1. the inner bottom bushings do not go all the way to the frame mounts. There's probably a 3/16"...
  2. 335 A arm bushings

    Polaris Sportsman
    I have a 99 Sportsman 335. Found that the bushings are shot especially the outer top one in the rear and the shock bushings. Bought the JC Capri set and was installing and came up with 2 issues: 1. the inner bottom bushings do not go all the way to the frame mounts. There's probably a 3/16"...
  3. scrambler ball joints / bushings

    Polaris Scrambler
    Hey guys, so its finally time for me to replace several items on my bike. This is a 05 scrambler 500 4x4. Soon i would like to begin work on this since its winter and i have time. I will be replacing both ball joints, inner and outter tie rods, and also the rear swing arm bushings. The ball...
  4. A Arm bolt/pin question

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    Hi there, wondering if i can get some advice? I am looking at replacing bushings and getting a new pin on my sportsman 500. Even with new gear the bolts that go into the pin still have some play, almost like the bracket has been reamed out a bit due to having too much play for too long is my...
  5. Sportsman 500 HO 2001 A-Arm Bolts Turn

    Polaris Sportsman
    I need to replace the front a-arm bushings on my 2001 Sportsman 500. When I turn the front bolt, the back bolt loosens. I tighten the back bolt as best I can and it still breaks loose before the front one loosens. Any tricks to this? Is there lock-tite requiring heat? I chased this before...
  6. Lower Control Bushings before/after Oct 2001?

    ATV Brakes & Suspension
    Finally getting around to replacing the @$$-end bushings on my 02 sportsman 500HO. Bought the whole kit from jccapri when I did the front end last year. Turns out my lower control arm bushings are also toast along with those on the stabilizer tube (which are not part of his kit). I looked...
  7. Tie rod end upgrade now?

    ATV Performance Modifications
    My new to me 2012 500 ho needs suspension maintenance immediately. It's running 27" mudlites with no lift. The tie rod end outers are shot shot shot. I see brand new OEM units lasting maybe a 1000 miles. The rods themselves are not bent. Everything I've searched for online comes up with...
  8. upper control arm bushings

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    I have replaced all but the rear upper control arm bushings on a 2002 sportsman 700. The bolts on the rear upper control arm are blocked by the upper CV boot. How do I remove the bolts in order to replace the bushings? Thanks for your help
  9. 2012 850xp front prop shaft and sway bar bushing problem

    Polaris XP
    I have a 2012 850xp. The front prop shaft seems a little loose on the transfer case side! The U-joint also seems a little looser then I would like. Is this normal or should I start looking for some replacement parts?? I also have a problem with the rear sway bar bushings (On the bar itself)...
  10. '05 Sportsman 800 camber issue

    ATV General Discussion
    I have an 05 sportsman 800 with a camber issue. The right rear tire always has negative camber (top of tire is leaning in tward the centerline of chassis). The machine has never been wrecked and niether arm is bent and niether are the mounting points. There seems to be no play in the bushings...
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