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  1. 2006 predator 500

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    I week ago I bought a 2006 predator 500. I ran it for about 3 hours then went to start it it started up fine but bogged out about 1 minute later. Tried to start it back up and would only start with choke on. After that I found out that the battery cables were loose. Long story short I had to buy...
  2. Predator 500 carb

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    I just rebuilt my carb in my 03 predator and its leaks a lot of fuel over night, We went riding and it wasn't dripping, (I turn my fuel off when transporting and even when it just sits, even when i washed it after riding that same day there was nothing on the ground. So i parked it in my garage...
  3. Carburetor for Polaris outlaw 500

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    Hello all, I was wondering if it was possible to get a complete carburetor for a Polaris outlaw 500 2006 instead of having to get all the inner pieces and rebuilt it myself because that is way out of my scope of ability. If so does anybody know where about I could get one. Im located in...
  4. Outlaw 525 IRS wont idle consistently

    Midwest
    Hi All, I have a 2008 Polaris Outlaw 525 IRS that I cannot get to idle consistently. I have cleaned the carb really well and have recently replaced the throttle cable. The problem existed before the new cable so I do not suspect that this is the issue. The reading on the TPS sensor through the...
  5. 98 magnum carb rebuild- now won't start

    ATV New Members
    Hey everyone, thanks for taking a look at this. I just bought a used 98 magnum 425 4x4 and realized that I needed to replace the petcock. While I had it open I did a rebuild on the carburetor. (I had at one point unscrewed the throttle cable and worry I might have adjusted it wrong.) I put...
  6. Carburetor for sale -Fits Big Boss 500 $150

    ATV Parts for Sale
    ***********SOLD ******************* I have a known good but used carburetor for sale. It recently came off a 1998 big boss 500 6x6 but I believe it will fit several newer year models. This carb was replaced with a new one in an effort to fix the "wont rev up" symptom. but it turned out to...
  7. 95 Xplorer 300 4x4 won't start

    Polaris Xplorer and Xpedition
    So far I have replaced the old fouled plug (cylinder has compression and there is spark), changed all fuel lines, put a new needle in the carb and a bowl gasket, as well as check for spark. On first round of trying to start it, I had the top cap off the carb and after a few pulls it started...
  8. 2001 sportsman 90 aftermarket carburetor? ????

    Polaris Sportsman
    my sons 2001 sportsman is in need of a new carb. I am looking for one that will work with it. I don't like the electronic choke or the oil injection. I bought one from eBay and I will never do that again, huge piece of junk. So the factory carb is an mikuni am7 it's a 19mm carb I believe...
  9. Loss of power, early sportsman HO, carburetor diaphragm

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    Hi Guys! I take, I give. Loved to read through forums to orient my assesment on my Sportsman 400 HO 2011. I did not find the exact problem I encountered on the forums, but forums helped me to find it quicker, so I'll explain what happened: Rode my bike wintertime as usual on packed snow...
  10. 2002 Polaris Xplorer 250 Carb

    ATV Performance Modifications
    Hello, I own a 2002 polaris xplorer 250, and I am wanting to buy a bigger carb and a new pipe for it, but I'm having loads of troubles on the internet searching for some because there are none that I can find. The only ones i've found are ones for a TrailBlazer, and even those are stock...
  11. Polaris Predator 90 Carburetor Bolt Size?? HELP!

    Polaris Predator
    Hi Basically I have been rebuilding a carb with my friend on his Predator 90, the carb was stripped and left for the past year. We came back to it and theres only 4 bolts! we managed to get 2 on the float bowl crossed over and it holds without leakage and 2 on the top of the carb for the...
  12. Carb Swap on a Hawkeye 300

    Polaris Sportsman
    I'm told by the polaris dealer that these carbs are horrible, overly complicated to meet emissions, and need to be tuned to each elevation your in, they're also slow, so I am thinking of swapping out to a more traditional style carb. Maybe a Mikuni VM34? I believe this is a 34mm mikuni carb...
  13. Where does the oil line go!? 96 explorer 300

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    Okay so my ATV was ripped apart by somone on craigslist and I was told i needed a bunch of new parts.. after a few weeks i got a call saying due to family issues he was not going to be able to fix it or put it back together, so now im out my money and all i have is a pile of parts. I was able...
  14. High altitude prep

    Polaris Sportsman
    Hey guys, planning a trip to Colorado in the near future. I've taken my quad up there before but since it's carbureted (06 450 sportsman) it doesn't run very well at high altitude (Even with the air box cover off). Anyone have any tips I could use to help it run better? It's completely stock...
  15. Need help with 1998 Scrambler 400

    Polaris Scrambler
    So... I'm new here and have run into a problem with my ATV. I let a friend ride my scrambler and he said he stopped it and shifted into neutral. He claims that when he did, the motor reved up wide open and wouldn't go back down to idle. He said he hit the kill switch and turned the key off and...
  16. 2003 Sportsman 500 carb floats

    ATV New Members
    Hey all My carburetor started leaking and after research decided to replace the needle and seat. I have done so but I have never seen floats that look like these so I have no reference as to how they are supposed to fit. The manual I have shows your typical black floats for this year (2003)...
  17. Carburetor/Throttle issues - 2003 Sportsman 500

    ATV New Members
    Hey All I have the above noted machine. Last night after using it to plow the driveway I parked it in the garage. This morning I could smell fuel throughout the garage and saw a puddle of gas under the machine. A close look revealed gas dripping out of the bottom of the carb. There is a small...
  18. 03 Predator 500 Carburetor problem, NEED HELP!

    Polaris Predator
    I Rebuilt the carb and installed new jets. When I put the carb back on the bike, it only runs with the Choke pulled out. it dies the second I barely push the Choke in. Other symptoms include backfiring, exhaust and intake popping with flame. So far the things I have checked or tinkered with...
  19. 2001 Polaris Sportsman 500 H.O. Idles but won't Run

    Polaris Sportsman
    Hey, A while back (last year) I rolled my Four wheeler over and it ran fine for a while, I was in the woods at night and had to use the headlights. The battery went dead after about 30 mins, so when I tried to pull start it the rope got stuck and it was left hanging out. I fixed the pull start...
  20. 06 sportsman 500 carb

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    Im having trouble with my machine bogging down and dying when I give it any throttle. It will idle fine, and will run on about half choke if you give it gas. I have already checked and cleaned the fuel lines and fuel pump, put in fresh gas, and cleaned most of the carb. ( couldnt get the main...
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