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  1. Predator won’t crank!

    Polaris Predator
    Hello. I recently purchased a polaris predator 500. The day after bringing it home I went to start it and it wouldn’t start and would barely crank. The next day it no longer cranked at all. It will bump start/pop start, but will not crank at all from the electric start. Installed a new battery...
  2. Camshaft half moon guides?

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    I have a 2005 Polaris Predator 500 and I'm assembling the top-end and just noticed that I'm missing one of the guides that goes on top of the bearing on the camshaft that sits between the camshaft bearing and a camshaft cover. Does anyone know what this part is called or if it can be purchased...
  3. 06 polaris predator 500 high idle after throttle press

    ATV General Discussion
    Need some help, when i start my atv i press the throttle and it revs high for like 5 - 10 seconds after letting off the throttle, also even after its warmed up it will die on me randomly, i tried adjusting the idle screw but that didnt help.
  4. predator power problems

    Polaris Predator
    I picked up a 2003 predator about a week ago, it was a little rugged but seemed to run alright. So i take it for a test ride, i'm not beating it or anything, it seems good so i take it. later when i get home i ride it again and i notice when i try to ride it hard it doesn't have much power...
  5. 2006 predator 500

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    I week ago I bought a 2006 predator 500. I ran it for about 3 hours then went to start it it started up fine but bogged out about 1 minute later. Tried to start it back up and would only start with choke on. After that I found out that the battery cables were loose. Long story short I had to buy...
  6. New here. Need Predator 50 manual

    ATV New Members
    New to this site. I just acquired two identical 2005 Predator 50 cc machines for my twin grandsons. They haven't been started for 4 years and I am about to dive into them. I am in search of a maintenance manual. Any help would be greatly appreciated!
  7. 2004 Polaris Predator 500cc for sale***

    ATVs For Sale
    2004 Polaris Predator 500cc for sale. It is located in Southern California Temecula area.
  8. Razr2 vs GBC xc monsters or other?

    ATV Wheels & Tires
    I've bn doin a bunch of reading and people seem to either really like the gbc or say they wear extremely quick. For nearly half the price I would be OK with a lil quicker wear then the razrs. My razrs are the original from 05 an r bald on tops in a bad way. So I don't mind paying the extra money...
  9. 06 outlaw 500 jetting problems

    Polaris Outlaw
    Hey everyone I'm a new member to this site. I've been using these forums for a while now and I've been trying to figure out why I can't get my outlaw to run nicely since I put a pipe and intake and jets in. I ordered the HMF borich slip on with a foam umi clamp on filter and HMF jet kit and...
  10. Fuel pump bypass

    Polaris Predator
    My 2005 predator 500 was barely starting and if It did would run rough. After looking into it I realized it was a bad fuel pump and disconnected the lines and ran a line from the tank straight to the carb to get me by for now. The quad ran great for hours with no issues. Is there any need to...
  11. Predator 500 Newbie Rebuild

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    Hey guys. Im new here to the forum and was hoping to gain some incite and helpful information from here. I recently picked up an 03 pred 500 that a guy had ordered all the part to redo the top end and never put it back together. Ive got a service manual and am planning to put it back together...
  12. ISO 04 Predator 500 wiring harness

    ATV Parts Wanted
    In need of a complete wiring harness for an 04 Predator 500. any help or leads appreciated
  13. 05 500 predator won't start, electrical

    Polaris Predator
    I have a 2005 predator and it all of a sudden won't start. I can push/pull start it but my starter solenoid keeps clicking. I put a new solenoid in it and it still keeps clicking. Once in a great while it will barely turn over. HELP????
  14. idling problems

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    I have a 2004 predator 500 and every time I pull the clutch in it likes to kill its self is this due to not jetting the carb yet for the exhaust? Help
  15. Another FNG

    ATV New Members
    Hey Yall My name is Randall and I'm from Hereford AZ. Realized a 20 year old dream a few days ago and bought a 03 Predator. I'm definitley going to need some help because she is def a fixer upper. She runs alright now but I know she's got more to give. Looking forward to getting a lot of help...
  16. Predator 500 key and tether relocation

    Polaris Predator
    I just bought a trail tech vapor for my 03 predator and was looking to relocate my key and tether. If you have relocated your key and/or tether please post a picture of your setup.
  17. 04/05 Predator 500 Fuel/Carb Issue

    Polaris Predator
    Hey everybody, So for starters I might as well say what I have done to the quad thus far. Some 560cc kit (We have rebuilt the entire engine when I got it. We did a conversion (not much of a conversion) from a ‘04 bottom end to a ‘05 bottom. Found out that the quad was bored out I believe it...
  18. 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...
  19. Polaris Predator 500, 2003 rear end probs

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    Ok, so I bought my 2003 polaris predator 500 a few months back. I have had a hand full of problems (its 11 years old, not surprised). I recently got into ice riding during the winter months. I ran 1 1/2 " sheet metal screws from the inside of the tire out, sharp as can be :). I went out for a...
  20. MN Rider, New to Polaris Predator

    ATV New Members
    Hello everyone, I've been riding ATV's and dirt bikes off and on since I was 16, but usually just on a friends or families machines. I'm 31 now. Last summer I finally bought my own. I went all out and spent $500 on a 1986 Honda TRX200SX. It's a fun little ATV but it didn't take me long to...