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  1. Polaris Outlaw 500 2006 Wont Start

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    Hello all, This is my first post or thread and I feel it will be the first of many as I am somewhat a novice to atv repairs. Backstory, the bike want not starting properly and I switched out the battery and still no luck. Tested the coils and they were fine but the spark plug needed to be...
  2. Starting issue

    2010
    I have a 2010 sportsman 550 Eps with 1300 miles on it, it will not start, it just turns over and over and won't fire it floods out and I have changed the spark plug, air filter added 92 octane without ethanol I'm not a mechanic by any means so any help would save me a trip to the dealer.
  3. 1997 Scrambler (Rescued from near death.)

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    Hey everyone. A couple of months ago I bought a 97 Scrambler 400 4x4 for little to nothing. I thought it was a steal, and possibly I may still be in luck. I have put over $400 in parts just to get it riding again. I took it on a ride the other weekend and after riding for about 25-30 minutes, it...
  4. starting problems @ 18 hours

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    I have a 2013 sportsman 500 ho. At 18 hrs it had a dead battery, likely from sitting for a while. Put new battery in and still having problems. Had it on the battery tender and showed full charge. Unplugged, started and loaded on trailer. Two hours later, started backed off trailer. I shut it...
  5. 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.
  6. 330 trail boss not started in long time

    Polaris Trail Boss
    hi im new and im sorry if im repeating a question i tried looking for the answer I have a 2003 trail boss 330 and it hasn't been started in probably 2 years. I changed the oil, oil filter, and battery and it will not start. The engine cranks but i don't think any gas is going in at all. What...
  7. 2008 400 will not start.

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    I have a 2008 400 HO. I tried to start it with the key. I heard a loud pop. Tried key again and get the solenoid clicking. It will start with the pull rope but dies after 20 seconds. Pressed the throttle while running but it will die. Battery good and charged. New starter solenoid. Circuit...
  8. Sluggish turnover when trying to start my 2009 850 XP!? Please Help

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    I can't figure out why it's doing it. When I turn the key over to start she barely turns over and sounds real week then fires up!? Always sounds like it's not even going to start every time. Had the guys look at it here they replaced battery and starter a while back but still doing it. I'm...
  9. 2008 Sportsman 800 EFI Pull Start Location

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    I have never had to pull start my quad but went to start it today and its dead have the charger hooked up now and still wont turn over, hasnt been started for a couple a months and going ice fishing in the morning and could really use it just wondering where the pull start is located if there is one
  10. 09 Sportsman 500 H.O. won't start

    Polaris Sportsman
    I have an 09 Sportsman H.O. that will not start.....it has plenty of gas and the battery is charged and ive run it a few times this summer but it sat for over a month before i tried starting it again. It started once and it ran for a few minutes to warm up and when i hit the throttle it stalled...
  11. 400 Starter issue

    Polaris Sportsman
    While i have my 400 torn apart for a carburetor issue, I figure I should ask this question too. My 2004 Sportsman 400 has an electronic starter that will not budge. When i turn the key, I just here a click, nothing else, just one click. If I use my pull chord, the atv starts right up (aside...
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