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  1. 2009 Sportsman 500 H.O. fan issues

    Polaris Sportsman
    While riding the other day I got the message saying HOT ENGINE. I shut down the machine and let it cool for awhile before restarting and took it easy on the way back to the trailer except for a couple of deep holes I just couldn't resist. When I got home I hooked the fan up to a battery and it...
  2. 2004/5 scrambler 500 4x4 multiple electrical issues

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    I just picked up a 2006 (not an 04 or 05)scrambler that has been ridden pretty hard and it has a few electrical issues. I am courious if they migh all be related or if you think they are seperate. The issues are as follows: No electric start-just clicks back by the battery Will not idle when...
  3. Electrical turns on for 20 sec. Then shuts off

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    Hey guys I am new here... I have a 2005 polaris sportsman 500 ho. It has been a great bike and I have had no problems with it, however a few weeks ago I went out riding in a rain storm with the kids, played in a few puddles nothing deep and now I can't get the bike to start.... The electrical...
  4. 850 sportsman overheating and electrical problems

    Polaris XP
    I have a 2013 sportsman 850 that is overheating. It started from the very first ride the hot light will come on and engine goes into limp home mode. i have not acctually let it get to the point where antifreeze comes pouring out but i can tell it is exteamly hot. the fan works but only for a...
  5. '07 electrical problem.

    Polaris Sportsman
    I recently drowned my '07 800 sportsman (water at handle bar level). I was able to start it ride it home. It started and seemed fine the next day but not the day after that. Now it will start if I jumper the starter solenoid but I have no dash lights and my winch doesn't work. I still have...
  6. 04 polaris sportsman 700 problems HELP!!!!!!!!

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    hey im new to this forum and i have an 05 sportsman 700,its runs great and everything but when i got into water thats like kinda deep but not that to the snorkels,it bogs out and wants to die but it drives a little,like one time i was about 4 inches off the rack deep and it started dieing and...
  7. 2005 polaris sportsman

    ATV New Members
    I have a 2005 sportsman 700 and im having problems with it . I turn the key on and the screen wont light up and the atv wont start . The only way it will start is if I set the parking brake . But as soon as I release the brake it dies out . Can anyone help me with my problem ?
  8. Electric Start Problems

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    I just bought a 1996 polaris 400 scrambler that was in pretty rough shape. I am now stuck on a problem with the electic start. When i push the electric start button - nothing happens(no clicks, no nothing). The starter turns when i hook it up to jump cables, i replaced the solenoid, and i...
  9. sportsman 500 switch problem

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    I have a 2000 polaris sportsman 500 4x4. Turn switch on aand all lights come on and it will start, but if I turn the switch off it stillstays running and the all the lights go off, if I turn back on and use the kill switch all lights go off and it still stays running. With the switch on the...