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  1. 2008 Sportsman 500 HO EFI Won't Charge

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    Cant get my 500 sportsman to charge. Tested and cleaned the stator, but something else must be wrong too. While messing with it yesterday it suddenly started to charge and the engine started running better but then it stopped again after a few minutes. I wouldn't expect the stator or regulator...
  2. 09 ranger cuts out with headlights on

    ATV New Members
    I was sure that I would find low or no charge voltage, but it's at 14.4 with lights on and cutting out in mid range rpm, the radiator fan doesn't seem to effect it to much. idle voltage is about 14.2. Disconnected, the Yellow stator wires to ground are open and yellows are each putting out 9.8v...
  3. 2000 magnum not holding volts

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    OK let me see if i can explain this. First off i have a new battery. With the engine off i have 13 volts. With the engine idle i have 13 volts for about 4 minutes then the volts drop quickly all the way to about 6 volts, if i rev the motor it will read back up to 12 volts. I tried the same test...
  4. polaris Sportsman 700 new battery wont hold charge

    Polaris Sportsman
    Install a new battery and my 2003 Polaris 700 won't keep the battery charged. Have to jumpstart it after a few rides...
  5. Polaris 2001 Sportsman 400 won't start

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    I have a 2001 sportsman 400 and I'm having trouble getting it to start. I tried using the starter button but that didn't work, but I could start it with the pull cord. I figured it was the battery so I charged it over night. The next day I checked the voltage of the battery and it said 12+ volts...
  6. 98 Polaris sport 400L Not charging.

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    I'm new here. I hope I'm in the right forum. Ok I have a Polaris Sport 400 that is not charging. Had a 6 year old battery in it.....Got a new sealed one. Rectifier had a "goo" or something coming out of it so I changed it out with a new one. When I put the new battery in it it started up just...