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  1. Help with 500 h.o. Engine vibration

    Polaris Sportsman
    Hey forum! I went to go sell my '04 500 and the guy told me that my engine vibrated to much at idle. When I looked closely, it had a slight engine movement, but it's nothing that's ever stood out to me. It's not like a Harley where it's wobbling in there, but you could see slight movement...
  2. Vibrations in the steering

    Polaris Sportsman
    Hi everyone, this is my first post here! I just bought my first ATV, a Sportsman 500 1998, but I have a problem. When I drive, I get big vibrations in the steering, like if one of my rims was quite bended. But, I have brand new wheels and tires! I have done theses things: Jacked the from of...
  3. polaris sportsman valve/lifter, ticks/nocks and a vibration sound?

    ATV Repair and Maintenance
    I have 4 Polaris atvs all sportsmans and my o3 sportsman 700 and the 05 sportsman 500 sound like the valves or rockers need to be tightened. Has anyone had any issues or noises like this and any solutions? Anyone know what the rockets torque specs/ adjustments are? Also I have a vibration sound...
  4. Vibration at mid-range rpms. 02 500 H.O.

    Polaris Sportsman
    I just recently purchased a 2002 Sportsman 500 HO, and im getting some strange noise and vibrations from the engine-belt. It has 2000miles on it, and i believe its got the original belt on it, and i dont think the clutch has ever been rebuilt. The noise is intermittant at idle, and its not a...