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  1. Greasing Bendix Shafts and flywheel/starter gears and minor issues with both

    ATV Oil, Lubrication & Filter
    I have a question for anyone who serviced ATV's specifically the side where the pull starter (on older models) and/or the starter system in general (all models). I have a 2006 Polaris 450 and I go through a starter about once a year. I was told by the local dealer that starters should have a...
  2. Grease Zerk Help....PLEASE!

    Polaris Sportsman
    Today I was greasing my 2014 Sportsman 400 and one of the rear grease zerks pulled out. I found some thread forming grease fittings but I do not know the correct size. Does anyone know the correct size? Thanks in advance
  3. 2015 570 ACE Zerk Fitting locations?

    Polaris ACE
    Hi, Was wondering if anyone knows the number of grease zerk fittings on a 2015 Polaris ACE Sportsman? Thanks in advance.
  4. 2015 570 Sportsman SP- Zerk Fitting ?'s

    Polaris Sportsman 570
    Hi, I am mechanically challenged and I'm learning as I go when it comes to doing maintenance on my ATV. Zerk Fittings- 1- Does anyone have the exact count and location of each on a 2015 570 Sportsman SP? 2- What type of grease gun should be used? Does it need to be the Polaris specific or...
  5. 2 stripped zerks. HELP...

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    I bought a new grease gun from autozone. Was putting grease in my 500 and this dang gun was a bear to get off. Pulling with everything i had and just stuck. Finally get it off and keep hitting all the other zerks with same issue. On my rear upper arm i put 1 squirt in and the zerk popped out...
  6. What grease to use? Lucas? Amsoil? Polaris?

    Polaris XP
    I know this has been asked on here before, but I really can't find exactly what I'm looking for. According to the manual you're supposed to use a different type of grease on the front prop shaft yoke than what you're supposed to use on everything else. Does anyone follow this rule? What...
  7. Ball joint grease gun fitting

    Polaris Sportsman
    All, Just finished changing fluids on my 04 500 HO and wanted to grease the ball joints and shaft yoke. Noticed the ball joints has a fitting that looks like it needs a special end on the grease gun. Can anybody tell me what size the fitting would be and how many pounds of pressure (on the gun)...
  8. how to replace a zerk grease fitting

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    I was recently greasing my 2009 550 XP efi/eps. When I tries to push the grease coupler on the fitting on the upper zerk on the rear left side a-arm, it just fell off. I suspect the guy who last worked on my atv at the dealer ripped it off and jsut stuck it back in place so he wouldn't have to...
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