Select a level site to dump the cargo box. Brake Pedal Throttle Depress the brake pedal to slow or stop the vehicle. After opening a bottle of brake fluid, always discard any unused portion. This vehicle handles differently than other vehicles, such as motorcycles and cars. The diagnostic mode is accessible only when the check engine warning indicator activates after the key has been turned on. If it's impossible to bring the vehicle to your dealer before starting the engine, perform the service outlined on page 59, and take the vehicle to your dealer at the first opportunity.
Apply the brakes lightly for stopping. Wear a helmet, eye protection, gloves, long-sleeve shirt, long pants and over-the-ankle boots. When determining the weight you are adding to the vehicle, include the weight of the operator, passenger, accessories, loads in the rack or box and the load on the trailer tongue. Pull the rear edge of a seat upward to release the latch pins from the grommets. Poor engine performance Check for fouled plugs or foreign material in gas tank or fuel lines.
Oil Check The front gearcase fill plug is located on the right side of the front gearcase. Failure to follow the safety precautions could result in serious injury or death. Always make sure the seat belts are secured for all riders before operating. Follow the instructions in this manual for loading, tire pressure, gear selection and speed. Now it fires up and idles fine but it backfires when you rev it up and then it will die as if the key was turned off. When I shift into neutral the light does not come on.
Follow the instructions on the container for the recommended amount. If the engine is hot when the oil is checked, the level will appear to be overfull. It takes more effort to get started and bogs out idling after about 30 seconds. During testing of new carb the rectifier burned up so I replaced it. When servicing a halogen lamp, don't touch the lamp with bare fingers. The connections are behind the con- sole, under the dash. The part number is printed on the label.
All riders should always wear helmets, eye protection, and protective clothing. Warning: Polaris off-road vehicles can be hazardous to operate and are not intended for on-road use. Remove the top shock mounting bolts from the inside mounting positions. Practice turning at slow speeds before attempting to turn at faster speeds. This warranty does not cover accidental damage, normal wear and tear, abuse or improper handling. Serious burns could result from contact with the exhaust components. This is what the dealerships use to fix your atv.
Never turn at high speeds. Always inspect the vehicle before each use to make sure it's in safe operating condition. Electrical circuits are off, except Acc, 12V. I can run the shifter up and down and it will finally find a gear, or neutral. I put it in the ultrasonic cleaner for half an hour and it has done a good job. For your safety and the safety of others, carefully consider how your vehicle is loaded and how to safely operate the vehicle. Never engage in stunt driving, and avoid excessive speeds and sharp turns.
Sit in the driver's seat and fasten the seat belt. Only thing I can think is the spark is too weak, or it's not sparking at the right time. Your safety is involved when these words and symbols are used. Or print entire manuals and place in a 3-ring binders for reference. I just purchased a 1998 Big Bear. Oil from your skin leaves a residue, causing a hot spot that will shorten the life of the lamp. The center seat is equipped with a lap-style seat belt.
Do not start the engine! Call 800-342-3764 for additional information. Overall it's in really good shape. Let it sit for an hour and it would crank right up, that is why I suspect the coil is bad. To avoid injury and property damage, always heed the warnings and towing capacities outlined on pages 41-42. Only the 50-state models are certified for sale in California.