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Hey all, in the market for a couple of Polaris ATVs. Looking to save a few bucks and stick to the basics, Polaris 400 4x4 and Trail Boss 330 for kids. Any known issues with carburated vs fuel injected engines in Alaska?
 

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Welcome to the board!:med:
 

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I have both. You will hardly ever ride in high enough elevation to worry about the carb machines. I never have.

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BTW you will likely want a 4x4 for the kids. Lots of mud and rocks.

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Welcome to the board.

In general fuel injected will be a better choice I your in high elevations or doing a lot of cold starts. It will just be more consistent and trouble free when your ready to go out riding.

The only issue I see with a small machine in Alaska is that you can't turn any track systems with such a small displacement.

Just something to consider if you don't want to buy a snowmobile as well when it's 3 feet of snow out there on the ground.

Good luck!!
 

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I had a carb on my wife's old arctic cat and it ran fine, started up easily in the cold, and we ride mountain trails and it never had issues.
 
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