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  1. 2000 xpedition 425 starting problems

    ATV New Members
    Hi all I'm new to this site from Manitoba Canada The problem im having is that when i press the start button all i hear is a clicking sound engine wont turn over. the starter is newly installed last fall have also replaced the battery and the starter solenoid this spring...when i took the atv...
  2. Hesitation at start

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    Hello, I am a new member and I apologize if this has been posted about before but I need some help. After 6 weeks spent in two different shops and several hundred dollars in fuel to get there I figured I would try to come ask the real experts. I have a 2013 Sportsman 400 H.O. A while back it...
  3. 2004 sportsman 500 won't run

    Polaris Sportsman
    Hey everyone, I have been having running issues with my 2004 Sportsman 500 HO. I start it, but it will only run for about 5 seconds then it dies. The only way I can get it to start back up again is to flip the kill switch off then on again, but it still only runs for a short amount of time. I'm...
  4. 2004 Polaris Sportsman 500

    ATV General Discussion
    I am having a start problem with my Sportsman 500. I thing it is the starter, however, when I used the pull start I found the pull starter full of rusty water. I have not used the pull starter for a very long time, is rusty water anything like normal?
  5. 07 outlaw 500 turned key NOTHIN'. Please help!

    Polaris Outlaw
    I have a 07 outlaw 500. Worked awesome, next day went to start it. Nothing. No lights. No sounds. Nothing. Checked battery. Battery is good. Cleaned off all connections, reconnected them. Still Nothing. I don't know much about electrical at all so any suggestions are muchly appreciated.
  6. 2001 Polaris Sportsman 500 HO wont start

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    I have a 2001 Sportsman 500 HO and it wont start. I have purchased a new bendix for the starter and it gets mechanically stuck in the flywheel after one attempt to start. If I remove the bendix, the starter gear turns freely. Not sure what to do next. The flywheel does turn.
  7. 99 Polaris 300 Xplorer Start Problems

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    I just bought a 99 Polaris 300 Xplorer. I am having trouble getting it started. It will just click when you push the start button. It will start with the pull cord but pretty hard to pull. I put the battery on my Mad Dog tender I use for my motorcycle. Over a half day it indicated it was...
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