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  1. What Fluid Did I Drain?!

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    Attempting to drain the counter balance oil but a few ounces of green fluid came out. The plug is on the bottom just forward of the starter. It's a 10mm plug with a Phillips slot. Angled about a 45 degrees compared to the floor. After closer inspection it appear to below the output shaft to the...
  2. How to pull counterbalance

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    Hello all, I am in need of some step by step advise on how to pull and press back in a counterbalance from a 2001 Explorer 400 4x4. I have the right side case torn down to the crank gear and the counter balance gear. I have removed the two bolts and the retainer for the counterbalance but need...
  3. Pulling Counter Balance Help

    Polaris Xplorer and Xpedition
    Hello all, I am getting ready to pull off the right side of the case to change the waterpump seals and bearings in my 2001 Polaris Xplorer 400 4X4. While I am there I wanted to inspect the Counter Balance and CB Bearings as there was coolant in the CB oil. I just got the OEM maintenance manual...
  4. Newbie with dumb 95 Sportsman 400 lubrication questions

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    OK..still really new to this and feeling my way around. I just purchased a 95 Sportsman 400 2 stroke 4x4 (selectable). Probably not the best idea for me since 2 strokes are not my forte AND this is my very first ATV...but for $500 for a running atv..couldn't pass it up. So..here are the...
  5. Oil Questions 93 350l

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    Okay last year i bought a 1993 polaris 350l from my uncle who just had it fully rebuilt due to the oil injection failing on the previous owner i bought it and immediately had to change the motor mounts and buy a new inner and outer clutch cover along with some other minor things now i got it...
  6. Counter balance and water pump?????

    Polaris Scrambler
    i have heard that counterbalance oil is what lubes your waterpump gears and when i checked mine it did not look very good was milky and very thick. Does anyone know if there is a way to check the high temp light to see if it is functioning properly. I also found an extra cap in the rad reservor...