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  1. ATV New Members
    Hello. I have a 2020 Sportsman 450 awd efi. Not too long ago, I bough an aftermarket K&N PL-1003. I heard that it was supposed to give you more power. The second I installed it and put a pre-filter on, I saw an immediate increase in power. It was a lot but it was noticable and had a better...
  2. ATV Repair and Maintenance
    I have 2017 sportsman 450, started to run rough like water in fuel, then check engine light came on, when throttling up will not power up and wants to stall. If I feather gas I can move some but power intermitted, put dry gas in with no results. Fuel gage isn't reading right either, tank is...
  3. ATV General Discussion
    Hello everyone, new around here. Got a 2021 Polaris Sportsman 450 this year as a gift. Has a winch on it and I'm looking to get a plow now. Problem is, we have about a half mile lane to plow and 3 decent driveways (we live in the country). We used to use an old farm truck with a plow on it..but...
  4. ATV Repair and Maintenance
    so i bought this fourwheeler about a year back and so far i’ve had to replace the ecu and headlight cluster due to other issues. since I've bought it, it never liked full throttle and i thought that they may have been because it sat for 4 months and the carb just needed ran through and possibly...
  5. ATV Repair and Maintenance
    I just bought a used 2016 Sportsman 450 that needs a new starter solenoid. The previous owner was using a screwdriver to jump the terminals. Where should I purchase a solenoid? Prices are all over the place online: $10 on up to $83.99. Does anyone have experience using the replacement...
  6. ATV Wheels & Tires
    Hello everyone, new to the whole atv thing, and not to beat a dead horse but I'm trying to wrap my head around the offsets. Now I got a good deal on some ITP terracross R/T tires, 26x8-14 and 26x10-14 sized. This keeping the stock width of the tires, just increasing the tire height and rim size...
  7. Polaris Sportsman
    I have a 2016 Sportsman 450ho. I charged the battery, before I turned the key I unplugged the charger. it started right up. When I removed the contacts from the battery it died and has no power. If I put the contacts back on the battery it will start with or without the charger plugged in. What...
  8. ATV Repair and Maintenance
    Hello, I am new so thank you for your patience. I have a 2016 Sportsman 450 that won't crank. When I turn the key over nothing happens, no clicking, no cranking, no nothing. But with the key in the run position or on position, when I jump the starter solenoid it starts fine and runs perfectly...
  9. ATV Repair and Maintenance
    I'm at my wits end... I have 06 sportsman 450. Battery light flashing so I put on volt meter and getting overcharge (up to 18v @3000 rpm). I have new battery in it and just replaced ecm today. Put in new ecm and SAME DAMN THING! If i put on lights it brings voltage down to 12+, likely...
  10. ATV Repair and Maintenance
    Hey guys, doing a tune up on my 06 sportsman 450 this weekend. I'm planning on cleaning the carb, cleaning the air filter, new spark plug, change the oil, and change the fuel filter. Anyone else have any other recommendations? Can anyone recommend a good plug? And anyone use oil other than the...
  11. Polaris Sportsman
    Hey guys, ive got a question. Ive got an 07' Sportsman 450 that im lookin to relocate the rad. Im tired of after a good mud trip tryin to clean the dam rad out... its in the dumbest place. Im wantin to relocate it ontop of the front rack. I haunestly don't care for the front rack on my machine...
  12. ATV New Members
    Beat the hell out of my machine today...not the first time.. And now..when I'm in high, and I smash the throttle from a stop, it revs really high-like stuck in low gear-before it abruptly transfers to a higher speed. Some noise coming from I believe the belt area..particularly at lower speed. I...
  13. ATV Repair and Maintenance
    On my sportsman Ijust picked up the speedo isn't working. Its all wire no cable but is dial type speed display. That isn't working but all other display stuff does. Inside the dash the big plug that goes into the back of speedo there is a blue wire with white stripe that is pulled out of the...
  14. ATV Repair and Maintenance
    I got a 06 sportsman with a bad motor real cheap. I bought a used low hr replacement motor and installed it. After i started it the bat light is flashing,so I checked the voltage and it shows 17 to 17.5 volts. Does this help?
  15. ATV Repair and Maintenance
    I'm having problems with my 450, I am new to ATVing and not much of a gear head, but pretty mechanical capable and willing to try and tackle anything. The problem I am having is lack of power transfer, I think. I've searched the threads and thought my problem was a worn belt, changed belt...
  16. ATV General Discussion
    Hey just wanna check on it... Im pretty much buyin it regardless... but anything i need to know bout these particular atv's? and my biggest concern is I tested it out today... rides good runs good kinda hard to shift but no biggie... but as i was ridin i noticed there was some sorta rattle...
  17. Polaris Sportsman
    Hey guys, I'm new to this forum. Question. Can I use a snow plow to move mulch? I am in South Florida but I would like to try using the plow on mulch. I have a local tree guy supplying me with about 15 loads of mulch, probably. The piles are about six feet high and 15 ft long & six ft wide...
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