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  1. Clutch button wear- heat ?? ventilation ?

    ATV Performance Modifications
    Has anyone seen or heard of a modification for the clutch cover ? Such as a 1" 90 degree watertight fitting that could be mounted onto the clutch cover in the centre of the secondary clutch. Using a piece of 1 " pipe leading up below the seat for the intake. The movement of the secondary clutch...
  2. 1996 Polaris Sport 400 will not move when put in drive

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    Hello everyone. I am not sure what is happening but the other day my Son took our 1996 ATV Polaris Sport out and said as he was climbing a small hill the bike "slipped out of gear" so he thought. So he put it back in drive and gave it gas and nothing happened. So he pushed it back home. I took...
  3. 05 Sportsman 500 Clutch issue

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    I was working on a friends Sportsman 500 over the weekend. Original complaint is that the clutch creeps a bit at idle. Dealership says this is common with these machines and the fix is to replace the washers in the drive clutch (on either side of the one way clutch between the sheaves)....but...
  4. 2011 Sportsman XP 850 EPS - Clutch Engagement Issue?

    Polaris Sportsman
    I have two 2011 Sportsman XP 850s...one has a harsh clutch engagement issue and the other does not. The clutch issue just started last weekend and I've had both since 2011 and they were bought brand new at the same time... Could this be a bad belt or does it fall under the new spring fix...
  5. 2002 Sportsman 500 - Plow mount Assembly

    Polaris Sportsman
    Hello, I'm new to this forum. Will be purchasing a 2002 Sportsman 500 HO over the weekend. Want to add a winch and snow plow. Neighbor can fabricate something from scratch. Anyone have patterns, pictures or suggestions on this. Could be a purchase if needed. Also, has a clutch problem...