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  1. 2008 Polaris Sportsman 800 EFI Touring X2 , Front Storage Rack Latch Not Staying Locked

    ATV New Members
    First off, hello! I am so excited to begin my journey as an ATV owner. I have rode and driven my families for years growing up, finally now taking the dive into owning my own. So, yes, I bought an older model, mostly wanted a 2-up with low miles and the 2008 is what I ended up with. I took...
  2. Any good DIY bumper pics/builds on here?

    ATV General Discussion
    I just added a 19 570 Sportsman to my collection I really didn't need a 4th ATV but the deal was to good to pass up and my pole barn is big enough my wife won't notice it for awhile haha. In the past I've always put ATV-Guru bumpers on my ATVs but for this one I've decided to build a set both...
  3. Best Practices to Restore Older Xplorer 4x4s

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    Hello Everyone! Why: Please help me and others, by contributing to a useful "best practices in restoring an old Polaris Xplorer" thread. Hopefully, we can generate a good list to help myself and the whole community. I can synthesize a checklist including consensus agreements. Background: I...
  4. how to : Polaris Sportsman remove starter - pics

    Polaris ATV How-Tos
    This was done on a 2007 sportsman 500 X2, but if the starter is on top of your motor it should be very similar. After lots of searching i found people saying a couple different ways to get the starter out. The easiest way was to remove the starter below the airbox. So i did that today...
  5. DIY Carb removal ??

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    Does anyone have a video, diagram, or pointers to remove a carb on a 2002 sportsman 500. Need to clean it. Looks fairly simple, but I would love to have something to fall back on since I HAVE NEVER DONE IT. :) THANX
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