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  1. 2005 sportsman 400 “hot check engine”

    Polaris Sportsman
    Can anyone help with this issue. I turn on the atv and right away the error message appears on the gage. My fan kicks on right away, And when I turn off the atv my fan stays on for some time so now I have had to disconnect the battery so the fan turns off. A few things happen before this issue...
  2. Warm ATV looses all power

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    HI, I am new here and a new ATV owner of 2 days. To skip the sob story jump to the 2nd paragraph.... I just purchased a 50 acre farm and frankly have no cash. But I needed a way to get around the place, check on animals and fix fences. Without the capital to buy a truck, I decided an ATV...
  3. Running HOT??

    Polaris Predator
    :)Hoping someone can help me. Recently picked up a 2003 Preddy. Love it! Installed a new timing chain,tensioner and guides. Previous owner suggested it due to slap. Purged cooling system of air pockets, and primed oil pump as described in service manual. Runs and sounds great. After...
  4. Overheated engine and high RPMs

    Polaris Sportsman
    Hello All, happy holidays! So we had six inches of snow and I've been riding the Sportsman 500 pretty hard through snow and mud for the past 24 hours. This afternoon, Hot Engine flashed on the instrument cluster and when I stopped to let it cool, coolant was spaying out of the coolant...