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  1. Low Gear Won't Engage

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    I recently got a 1997 Polaris 6x6 that I'm going over, cleaning up and starting to use... Hi and Reverse work OK (new to these machines so I don't know how it SHOULD do) but anyhow when I try to use LOW: shift lever moves, the linkage and shift ear on outside of trans both move but the gears...
  2. gear shift issues

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    I have a 2002 sportsman 500 ho and the issue i am having is sometimes the shifter does't want to change gears and when i kinda force it it actually stays in gear but the leaver itself jumps to neutral. I don't know if it is worn parts in the shifter unit itself or in the transmission.I can get...
  3. 1994 polaris 400 2 stroke 2x4 HELP!

    ATV New Members
    i just got this wheeler .. and yesterday i had to redo the throttle assembly cuz it was broken .. i got all that fingered out ( it rev'd to the max and refused to shut off at first ) i had to plug the exhaust and turn the gas off to kill it .. even with they key off and killswitch on . now...
  4. Newb

    ATV New Members
    Hi All, I joined the forum to learn about a transmission problem that developed on my 2009 Sportsman 800 yesterday. I live in Western Montana and have been having a ball with this rig playing in the snow. I pulled out into deep snow, bogged down and had to back out. I was backing up and my thumb...