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  1. Polaris Xplorer and Xpedition
    My parents Bought me A old piece of trash polaris xplorer 400 2000 for about 400$ off of craigslist. Me and my dad have spent alot of time working on it and replacing faulty parts. so far we have... 1. bought a new battery and installed 2. bought a new solenoid and installed 3. bought a new...
  2. Polaris Sportsman
    I’ve be trying to get my wife’s old bike back up and running. I had it running for a few seconds the other day but had to shut it off because gas was leaking out of the shut off valve. I have a new battery on route, put a new starter, cleaned carb, new air filter, fresh gas. Hooked up to the...
  3. Polaris Scrambler
    Hello i am new to the forum. i have purchased a used scrambler 400 2 stroke 2x4 that needed the water pump seals done. i changed the seals and now have it re assembled. i can not get it to start with the pull cord now. the bike was running before i took it apart. I was wondering if maybe it is...
  4. ATV Gear and Gadgets
    While plowing drive way with my 2014 570. (400miles), idle rpm was 2000-2100 (too high to even shift). Finished driveway and parked quad outside garage for 2hrs (had apt). Came home to pull quad in and it would roll over but wouldn’t fire. I can hear fuel pump run, and after several attempts to...
  5. ATV Repair and Maintenance
    Bear with me lol... I’m no mechanic but dabble well. Just don’t have the experience needed so need some advice please. Bought the bike ran well for about an hour. Transmission problems brought me inside the garage to discover she do t start not more.. last run lasted one hour running fine...
  6. ATV Repair and Maintenance
    Here we go. I purchased a used 2013 Sportsman 500 HO (carbureted) knowing that it didn't run. The symptoms were when I turn the key, the display comes on (HOT ENGINE warning) but nothing else happens. No clicking or starter noise. The previous owner suspected it was the starter. I replaced...
  7. ATV Repair and Maintenance
    Hello! I recently purchased a 1987 Trail Boss 259 4x4, it had been used for plowing and then passed around and mostly sat for the last 20 + years. PO said the oil injector was not working, so for a while I was prefixing. After much tweaking I got it running, really good too! Recently came across...
  8. Polaris Sportsman
    Installed a new motor in my 2007 sportsman 500 HO efi. The motor I installed ran when I bought it and now will not run. After doing some testing I found that the fuel pump is not getting any power. I took a test light and check the plug in for the fuel pump and wasn’t able to get any sign of...
  9. ATV Repair and Maintenance
    Hi guys, The voltage regulator and the battery melted while driving. I replaced those but I'm still not getting power to the fuel pump. Any suggestions? Thanks in advance for any help!
  10. ATV Repair and Maintenance
    1996 sportsman 500 Replaced everything. Starter, solenoid, rebuilt carb, new battery, spark plug, air filter. Still won’t turn over. It just clicks. Something isn’t connecting and I’m out of ideas. What do I need to do to determine the problem?! Backstory. Was out running it, put it in neutral...
  11. ATV Repair and Maintenance
    Our 03 sportsman 400 was left untouched for some time so we took it to a local repair shop to get it back in working order. When we got it back we drove it not more than 5 miles before it started smoking, turns out whoever worked on it forgot to put oil back in it. The piston and rings burned up...
  12. ATV General Discussion
    Hello. I have a 2007 Polaris Sportsman 500 EFI and I have had some problems with it. So I have been working on it trying to get it to start and I then replaced the battery and all the lights and the screen work but when i twist the key to go start it it click one time and then nothing happens...
  13. ATV General Discussion
    Dropped a chain a couple months back, machine sat in garage for a couple months. Finally have time to fix chain, but now it wont start. Turns over fine, has spark(pulled plug and it sparked), pulled gas tank and blew through fuel filter so I believe its getting fuel, air cleaner not bad looking...
  14. ATV Repair and Maintenance
    I have a 2004 Polaris 500 HO that I am in the process of bringing back to life after 10 years in the garage. Originally it went down with a bad starter. I have replaced the starter, battery and the solenoid. I am not sure the solenoid is the correct one. So far I have power to the gauge...
  15. Polaris Sportsman 570
    Hello Guys, i have a sportsman 570 efi, and i was riding last week and it just turned off itself never starting again, i checked the spark, fuel injection, battery, off button, fuses, tank is full, there is no trouble indicator light in the pannel, any idea there guys? Thank you in advance.
  16. ATV Repair and Maintenance
    Folks, I have a 2018 sportsman 850 highlifter with under 20 hours on the machine. Last weekend I rolled it in the water and it was completely submerged upside down, rolled it back over and shut it off. Afterwards I had it towed home and drained everything to include 7 oil changes & filters, air...
  17. ATV Repair and Maintenance
    Just purchased a 400 Sportsman 2 stroke. I cleaned the carb and got it to run. Put about 6miles on it but now i cannot get it to start. -when i remove plug i see a spark -pouring a small amount of gas into the spark plug port and reinstalling the spark plug, it will still not start -i am...
  18. Polaris Sportsman
    2004 500ho starting issue Hi all need some advice from you guys. I bought a 2004 500 ho as kind of a winter project bike turns over but will not fire. I have spark pulled the plug and checked that. Fuel going to carb and also in to the cylinder. She turns over great but just won't fire up. Any...
  19. ATV New Members
    hi everyone, love this site, glad i found it!! lots of help here my sportsman 700 was running fine other day now its dead.. while riding my odometer would go off completely then come back on ,,, it now wont even come on when i turn the key .. battery has power , new igniton switch and key, i...
  20. Polaris Phoenix
    Hii Let me just start off with that if my grammar is bad, so sorry. From norway, so english is not my first language :) A couple of days ago i couldn't start my bike when i turned the key to the light(...
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