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  1. ATV Brakes & Suspension
    Save $...Custom Shock Bushings makes replacement shock bushings for most all Polaris ATV's, Rangers, RZR's. go to www.shockbushings.com. Click and get directed to my store on ebay. 100% positive feedback. Thanks.
  2. ATV Brakes & Suspension
    Hi. New here. Had a sportsman 500 in the past, just bought a 2004 700 last fall. It's got low hours, doesn't seem to have been used too much, (was used as an extra machine by a Maine Guide for hunting trips), but it's also never had anything done to it besides general maintenance stuff like...
  3. ATV Brakes & Suspension
    So I'm looking for new shocks for my 2016 850SP.. does anyone have experience with https://www.amazon.com/POLARIS-SUSPENSION-SPORTSMAN-1000-2879892/dp/B00MQ7XY94 which appear like they are fox made shocks for the Polaris? Polaris part number 2879892.. On the Fox website they recommended the...
  4. ATV Performance Modifications
    Hey everyone, I have a 2016 Sportsman 850 SP that I am looking to upgrade/ modify. If you could chose between these couple things what would you pick and why.. QSC clutch kit and big gun evo full exhaust kit with programmer, or fox podium 1.5 rc2 shocks? Or would anyone recommend something...
  5. Polaris Xplorer and Xpedition
    Okay, I have an issue, prolly minor to most, But major to me since i can not find any info on repair or replacement, and my first time working with them. Front left shock has come out of the boot inside the spring. I shoved it back in and continued home very slowly, had to repeat several times...
  6. ATV General Discussion
    I'm getting ready to change springs on my 2014 850 xp, was wondering about changing shocks. Putting better springs any suggestions about shocks. Don't want to spend $900 on shocks though.
  7. Polaris XP
    so i noticed the other day the my 2011 850 xp was sitting low on the front right corner. when i put a level across the fron rack, it showed that its sitting about 3/4" to 1" lower on the right side. I checked to make sure i had all of my springs at the same setting (turned all the way down to...
  8. Polaris Sportsman
    Hello all, My 2006 450 is making a strange noise when I turn the handle bars or when I press down on the front rack comoressing the shocks. It is a screaching/squeeky noise. I have noticed that it is also getting harder to turn the handle bars and steer while im riding. Anyone have any ideas...
  9. ATV Brakes & Suspension
    I bought a beater and I've had to rebuild it all. At this point in time I have the front end taken apart in order to change the seals in the front hubs and I noticed that a ball joint was dead. So I removed the ( lower control arm ) I think that's what its called and noticed that I can easily...
  10. ATV Brakes & Suspension
    I am looking to replace my factory shocks. Any advise on aftermarket shocks for a 2012 Sportsman 500 HO would greatly appreciated. Thanks
  11. ATV Brakes & Suspension
    Hey guys, new to the forum so HELLO...got a quick question, I'm putting a 2 in lift on the front of my sportsman 800 and i would like to lift the rear as well...If I turn the adjustment piece on the bottom of the rear shock will that give me any lift or will it simply make the shocks stiffer? Thanks
  12. Polaris XP
    I have 26" Bighorns on 14" rims on my 850 XP. From your experience what is the best pressure and shock setting for riding a mix of steep mountain trails, mud and rocks with my weight of 220 lbs and 150 lbs of gear? I know there isn't a magic number but for those with Bighorns on their 850 XP...
  13. ATV Brakes & Suspension
    whenever i hit a pot hole, bump, hill whatever it may be, my 2x4 trailboss 250's struts/shocks go down, but they dont come back up! I always have to get off the bike put my foot on the front tires and pull up on the front gaurd bar and it'll stay up until i hit anoher bump or something. do i...
  14. ATV Performance Modifications
    Hi, I need to install Fox Podium X shocks to my atv. Polaris 850 Sportsman Touring 2012. The problem is that Fox says that the 2012 model of Polaris has EPS and because of that the shocks won't fit. My qusetion is: Have anybody bought these shocks and installd them och a Polaris Touring 2012...
  15. 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...
  16. ATV Brakes & Suspension
    I have a 2010 Sportsman 850 Touring model. It has a lift kit and 28" tires (came with 30" Gorillas) on 14" wheels. The shocks are currently in the highest pre-set slot. What type tool do I need to adjust them down? Also, know anyone who wants to buy a barely used set of Gorilla Silverbacks...
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