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  1. NEW '97 Polaris Magnum 424 (2x4) owner

    Polaris Magnum
    Hello: I was given this Polaris Magnum by a good friend that had it sitting around collecting dust and rust. That being said, I cleaned the carburetor, fuel tank, replaced the fuel lines and fuel filter - it sparked right up!! Now, I'm going through it and looking it over and making a list of...
  2. 2001 500 Scrambler that has been rode hard and put away wet

    Polaris Scrambler
    Hi Folks, I'm new. If you read my intro you know I'm working on a 2001 Scrambler that has seen a fair amount of use and little maintenance. A factory manual is on the way but in the mean time I'm doing what I can. The first thing I do when I buy a used machine is a complete lube & fluid...
  3. 2010 Sportsman 850xp

    Polaris Sportsman
    I have a sportsman 850 xp. We had a couple issues this last weekend. While on throttle no issues, when coming to a stop it stalled out. It immediately restarted. This happened twice. It has 120hrs - I am going to replace the spark plugs. Is there anything else I should look at? Any other tune up...
  4. Cold Blooded Not Idleing Until Warmed Up

    Polaris Sportsman
    Yes I am new the forum and I would be happy to get input or opinions from all. I have a 2002 Sportsman X 500. The thing seems to be very cold blooded and I have to warm it up for quite some time in order for it to idle without quitting. Once warmed up for about 5-7 minutes all is good. Any ideas...
  5. When to get First initial tune up?

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    Gents, I bought a new 2009 XP550. I now have about 500 km's on it and haven't really driven it hard (yet). I'm hearing that you should "break-in" your bike and get your first tune up/servicing. Can anybody tell help me out with a few things?? 1. What 'breaking in' actually does/means. 2. Why...