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  1. 2009 Sportsman 500 H.O. fan issues

    Polaris Sportsman
    While riding the other day I got the message saying HOT ENGINE. I shut down the machine and let it cool for awhile before restarting and took it easy on the way back to the trailer except for a couple of deep holes I just couldn't resist. When I got home I hooked the fan up to a battery and it...
  2. Sportsman electrical issue ??

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    Hello all-- after numerous google searches on issues I keep finding myself back at this website so I figured what better way to have my questions answered than joining and chatting with you fine folks. So here goes-- Back about a month ago now I found a 1999 Sportsman 500 online for sale for a...
  3. 2004 Sportsman 500 overheating???

    Polaris Sportsman
    I recently purchased a used 2004 Sportsman 500 HO with 1,700 miles. The machine mechanically sounds solid however, when I run the machine for 15 to 20 minutes at a time, antifreeze in the overflow pushes out. The fan turns on and runs pretty much the entire time. When I first purchased the...