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  1. Bike wont start - Need Help - At my whits end

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    This is my first post on this forum and I'll take all the help I can get. I recently purchased a used 2006 Polaris Outlaw 500. I purchased it knowing it did not run, however that did that deter me. To the best of my knowledge the bike has the KTM 500 in it. Correct me if I'm wrong. The bike...
  2. Predator 500 carb

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    I just rebuilt my carb in my 03 predator and its leaks a lot of fuel over night, We went riding and it wasn't dripping, (I turn my fuel off when transporting and even when it just sits, even when i washed it after riding that same day there was nothing on the ground. So i parked it in my garage...
  3. 05 predator 500 transmission advice

    Polaris Predator
    Last year my chain snapped, punched a whole in my crankcase and broke 3 teeth off the gears in my transmission. Despite my lack of special tools I've been able to get it all apart. Figured I would just order a new set of gears off ebay and throw it back together with new gaskets. Well this...
  4. Wheel Studs to Short?

    ATV Wheels & Tires
    Bought a Polaris Predator 500 about 2-3 weeks ago. And 2nd ride lost a front tire due to stripped lugnuts.. Bought some new ones and noticed they did the same thing.. Studs seem kind of short.. The wheels on the bike are not stock which I assume is causing the problem not sure what brand the...
  5. 2006 Predator 500 Levers

    ATV Brakes & Suspension
    Just bought my new (to me) Predator 500.. Looking to change bars and levers.. Would there be any reason for the RENTHAL Intellilevers (Brake&Clutch) to not work? Dont think there would be a problem, just to double check! Thanks,
  6. 2005 predator 500 kill switch Install?

    Polaris Predator
    Is there a place to quick connect a kill switch?
  7. Click and no start..

    Polaris Predator
    Went to start my 2003 500 and all I got was a click coming from back by the battery. Feels like maybe a relay because I can actually feel it click. Had to jump it off the car battery earlier today due to leaving it on for a few hours and killing battery. It started fine several times after...
  8. Help with 03 Predator Carb!

    Polaris Predator
    I own an 04 Predator 500, like new, I'm the original owner, runs great! I recently bought a 03 Predator 500 that had been sitting outside for 4yrs as a project bike. Transmission was stuck in first gear, so i split the cases, got the main shaft changed and while I was in there I decided to do...
  9. Rear Axle

    Polaris Predator
    Hi Does anyone know where i can get a wider rear axle so i don't have to use spacers. Thanks
  10. (03) fuel pump leaking from vent hole(?)

    Polaris Predator
    seems to be one problems after another with this quad but im working my way though them and its getting better and better. Previously ive had absolutely no issues with the fuel pump, its always worked well. however, I recently removed the carb and gave it a good clean out (which was well...
  11. 03 Predator 500 Carburetor problem, NEED HELP!

    Polaris Predator
    I Rebuilt the carb and installed new jets. When I put the carb back on the bike, it only runs with the Choke pulled out. it dies the second I barely push the Choke in. Other symptoms include backfiring, exhaust and intake popping with flame. So far the things I have checked or tinkered with...
  12. Predator 500 SOMEONE PLEASE HELP!

    Polaris Predator
    Predator 500 WONT START!! PLEASE HELP!! I bought a 2003 Polaris Predator 500. I listened to it run from a cold start, I test drove it up the road and it seemed perfect. I loaded it up and brought it home took it up the road a few times and it was running fine, I pulled it out of the garage the...
  13. new engine (Predator or outlaw)

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    I am looking at buying a new or newer used engine for my predator that blew.. the main part is the connector rod and the crank but i don't know if i can just get a crank splitting kit and put a new crank in and not buy a new one if that would save me some money but the point being is if i were...
  14. Weird noises/shutting off Predator 500

    Polaris Predator
    I have a 2003 predator 500 and it will run perfect for a good time and then after awhile if i turn it off then turn it back on it making a noice such as a rattling can or crushing can and then it shuts off or starts to brake a little i can feel it jerk somewhat too! What could it be? Been having...
  15. Predator 500 crank

    Polaris Predator
    Hey guys I am new hear and have a few questions I have a 03 500 and I it has a bad crank barring. Does anyone know what other years will fit? And ware are some good places to find parts?
  16. predator 500 flywheel trouble. HELP

    Polaris Predator
    I cannot find a flywheel for my 500 predator. Does the outlaw flywheel work or is their any other flywheels that interchange. Or sites to find reasonable parts? Thanks
  17. With new wheels and extensions, what's the biggest tire for my 500?

    ATV Wheels & Tires
    I've got an '06 Predator 500 and need to replace my Maxxis Razrs on the rear. Currently I'm running stock size of 20x10x9. I realize I can change the rim size to virtually anything but but what about the over all height? It seems to me that with the stiff shocks I have, I should easily be...
  18. Best sprocket/tire setup for Predator 500?

    Polaris Predator
    Ok so here's the deal. I have a 2006 Predator 500 and it's time for new tires. I figured while I'm changing the tires I'll also replace the chain and sprocket set up. I'll keep it simple......I want to be the first one off the line, I want to come out of corners faster, I want more torque, I...
  19. HELP!!! can anyone help me

    Polaris Predator
    i need a shift lever for my predator can anyone help me out i cant fnd one anywhere exept oem i want a aftermarket or one to another quad that will fit mine
  20. adjusting fox podiums w/ rezzies on predator 500

    ATV Brakes & Suspension
    Ok, I have the fox podiums w/ resivoirs on front and on rear. Medium jumps I'm almost bottoming out. I know I need to stiffen my preload some but I know nothing about adjusting these shocks. Dials on the resivoirs....... lower number stiffer? Softer? And other than the dials on the rezzies is...
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