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  1. 550 sportsman smoke

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    Since my last big ride my sportsman had sat up a while and a couple of weeks ago I broke it out and did a little riding. I noticed that it would smoke a little until it got heated up. Then even once heated it would smoke when sitting idle. Never rode much more than an hour or 2 here and there...
  2. 08 Sportsman 800 Remove Engine

    Polaris Sportsman
    I have to figure out why engine is smoking so much. Just replaced head gasket because of antifreeze in oil....not it smokes like a 2 stroke. Its oil in the exhaust this time. Plus there is pressure in the crank! Oil blowing out of dip stick. What do ya think it is? And do you think I should just...
  3. Battery problem from Wales

    ATV New Members
    I've got a 2004 Magnum and in a rush and in the semi dark I connected the battery the wrong way round. When I tried to start the machine there was a wushing noise and smoke came up from the front of the machine by the handle bars. Any ideas as to what I've damaged and need to replace?
  4. 2008 Outlaw 525 irs smoking

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    So recently i sold my 2001 sportsman 500 and bought a 2008 outlaw 525 irs. Now im running into a few problem so maybe someone could help me?! So my first problem is i have a oil leak witch i think is just from to much oil but my main problem is its smoking! i have no idea why. When i bought the...
  5. 2006 Polaris Hawkeye Smoking

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    Hi guys, I'm new here and need a little help. I recently purchased a 2006 Polaris Hawkeye with 1600 miles and need to fix a few things. First off it sends off clouds of white smoke after about 20 seconds of running. Their is oil on the rear of the muffler and it may be down on power...
  6. Reducing oil Smoke or Ditching Oil pump?

    Polaris Trail Blazer
    Seems like my bike smokes a bit. Is there an adjustment on oil pump? Actually, i want to just ditch the pump and run mix. anyone do this on this bike??!?! Thanks!!
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