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  1. ATV Repair and Maintenance
    Hey guys I’m stumped after my years of doing this. info: 2012 Polaris 400 HO not charging I have this machine in my shop an it’s not charging at all. I checked the stator which is running 59.6 +/- rpm at 2500 dependent which changes with throttle and it’s new. I checked winding an it ohmes out...
  2. ATV Repair and Maintenance
    Hello got a 94 400L 4x4 it charges but it's weak can't keep up with the light bar when I turn it on its only 120 watts. I tested the stator got these results 3 Yellow wires had 1.2 to 1.1 ohms and no continuity to frame Yellow wires Ac volts At idle Yellow/red to yellow 13.2-14.6...
  3. ATV Repair and Maintenance
    My last ride the battery light came on as well as the needle started flashing when headlights were on and the fan was on. I went ahead and replaced the battery with a NAPA Legend AGM battery, and now I just want to make sure all is good. Next month my son and I are going to trail fest and I...
  4. ATV Repair and Maintenance
    Hi, I am new to the forum and I know this topic has been discussed to death as I have been researching it for the last few weeks. Just hoping to get some direct help as I have reached a kind of grey area in my repairs. The last ride this bike was on was about a year ago when the battery stopped...
  5. ATV Repair and Maintenance
    So my 2005 Sportsman 400 ate it's second stator so far in the time that I have owned it. Battery light started blinking on me and slowly got worse and worse until it would blink at idle. Checked the three charging legs with a multi-meter and all 3 had continuity to ground. Anyone know if these...
  6. ATV Repair and Maintenance
    Hello! Have some problems with my polaris, sometimes its charging and sometimes not? You can watch the youtube video... and on the video is a box it says flasher on it and the backside is burned, what is this? everything else works fine, no problems and no batterylight is flashing... Can ride...
  7. ATV Repair and Maintenance
    Hello! I have some problems with my atv, its not charging enough, at idle it is about 12.2 and 3000-4000 rpm its about 12.6... and the battery is ok and the stator is ok, i have used a multimeter to check it. But the strange part is that no battery lamp is flashing? And i think it works, its...
  8. ATV Repair and Maintenance
    Hi Everyone, I have a 2007 Sportsman 450. As the title says, my battery warning light on display will start flashing at higher RPM's, usually around 4500 RPM. It will stop flashing when engine slows back down. Get up around 6000 RPM, and the tach reading will drop back to the high...
  9. ATV General Discussion
    Out on the trail this weekend, I received the flashing battery indicator on the speed display. After about 15 minutes, the engine quit all together. I tested the battery and all was fine. I have scoured the internet. I have found likely culprits as the Magneto/stator and the voltage...
  10. ATV Repair and Maintenance
    My 06 Sportsman 450 wasn't charging anymore so I replaced the bad stator and crankshaft position/pickup sensor and now I'm recieving the charge but my RPM's are incorrect.. Not even relative to actual engine speed I can a steady high idle and watch RPM go past 4000 at which point engine begins...
  11. ATV Repair and Maintenance
    I got a 06 sportsman with a bad motor real cheap. I bought a used low hr replacement motor and installed it. After i started it the bat light is flashing,so I checked the voltage and it shows 17 to 17.5 volts. Does this help?
  12. ATV Repair and Maintenance
    I have been working on this problem all summer. My daughter has a sportsman 90 that runs fine, until the battery runs down. Then if I charge the battery overnight, it runs great again, until the battery dies again. I pulled the stator and had the shop test it. It was bad, so I replaced it...
  13. Polaris Sportsman
    Hi Guys!!! I have a 2005 500 sportsman. The issue I am having is that it's not charging. I can charge the battery and it will start and run great. After a while the battery gets low it runs bad and then will die. The battery light will blink and the whole time the tach won't work. Any ideas were...
  14. Polaris Sportsman
    Howdy, Dad had a new battery installed by dealer on 2000 Sportsman 500 a while ago. Started fine weeks ago but battery now test as flat dead. I assume battery never got a full enough charge to start. Any chance this battery can be revived? Trickle charge did not work. I will try a full...
  15. Polaris Scrambler
    Charging issue? Stator failed.Replaced. Reassembled.Checked, seemed to be charging fine. Revved up a to about 4000 rpm saw volt meter hit 17 volts(approx) Yellow/Red(the one from the voltage reg)wire got so hot it melted the plastic that surrounds the connector.Manual gets very sketchy about...
  16. ATV Repair and Maintenance
    i just got a 03 sportsman 700 twin,and it has been sitting for a while,the battery is dead.it runs with jumper cable but dies as soon as they took off,will a 700 run with out a battery? thanks
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