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  1. 05 400 Won't Idle until it warms up

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    Hey guys, Slight problem on my 04 500, It seems like it wont idle at all unless the engine is warm. And its very hard to start. Normally always have to use the pull start to spin the engine fast enough to get it running. (could be another problem with my starter) Any who, it does it at all...
  2. 98 sportsman 500 carb rebuild kit.

    Polaris Sportsman
    I bought a 98 polaris sportsman 500 4x4 the other day and I want to rebuild the carb. The problem is I can't find anyone who makes them. I've looked for hours and nothing came up. I can find them for the 99- early 2000's and the pre 97's but nothing for the 98. Anybody know of one that will...
  3. polaris 325 magnum carb/vacuum question

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    OK so i bought this 2000 325 magnum 4x4 It apperared in good cosmetic shape, i was told it had been sitting for about 3 years. The guy i got it from cleaned it up and monkey'ed with it to get it to idle by opening up the air screw all the way (more on that in a minute) it idled great and would...
  4. Rebuilding 96 scrambler 400 2-stroke 4x4

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    Hey guys I'm new to the site after surfing it for a while to help with learning about 2-stroke engines. I recently got a 1996 scrambler 400 2-stroke 4x4 for free that has been sitting outside for about 4 years, so you can imagine how gunked and dirty everything is. I got it running pretty good...
  5. Is There A Good Carb Cleaner Additive??

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    I am wondering if there is really an effective carb cleaner you can add to your gas. Thanks for any input.:xmas::xmas:
  6. DIY Carb removal ??

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    Does anyone have a video, diagram, or pointers to remove a carb on a 2002 sportsman 500. Need to clean it. Looks fairly simple, but I would love to have something to fall back on since I HAVE NEVER DONE IT. :) THANX
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