Pull up to release and allow starting of the engine. Service Repair Manual Covers: l. You cannot back up many of my competitors manuals; You run the risk of losing the data and having to re-buy the manual. Check tank level and fill up with correct fuel. The sound of your snowmobile may not be welcome to non-snowmobilers, so you have a responsibility to operate your snowmobile with concern for others.
The safety alert symbol, on your vehicle or in this manual, alerts you to the potential for personal injury. . Always refuel with the engine stopped, and outdoors or in a well ventilated area. Use caution and good judgement when driving in hilly terrain. Routine maintenance and periodic repairs at home will save you money and prolong the life of your snowmobile engine. Operating a snowmobile requires skill and balance for proper control.
You may need to increase frequency based on riding conditions. Always maintain correct tension and alignment. Track warranties are void if track damage or failure results from improper or excessive stud installation or the use of non-Polaris traction products. Not all models come with these features. Settings will vary from rider to rider, depending on rider weight, vehicle speed, riding style, and trail conditions.
Excessive Brake Lever Travel Hydraulic brakes are self-adjusting, but if excessive brake pad clearance develops, as described on page 90, the machine should be returned to an authorized Polaris dealer for inspection and adjustment. Bleed the system before operating the snowmobile. Your snowmobile is propelled by a revolving track that must be partially exposed for proper operation. All Polaris snowmobiles are designed and tested to provide safe operation when used as directed. Measure the distance from the floor to the center of the headlight and make a mark on the wall. Add Polaris synthetic chaincase oil through the dipstick opening. Item Check brake operation and.
Make sure all greasable components are properly lubricated. Specifically check fasteners marked with a. Take the first measurement with no rider and with the rear suspension at full extension. Let the track come to a stop do not apply brakes. Return the machine to an authorized Polaris dealer for service as soon as possible.
All of my manuals are make, model or year specific, not vague generic manuals like many available. Your safety is involved when these words and symbols are used. It is less expensive than having a snowmobile repair shop do the maintenance. Chaincase Lubricants 2873105 Synthetic Chaincase Lubricant qt. Rotate the driven clutch counterclockwise to move all chain slack to the tensioner side. S Spark plug torque is 18-22 ft.
Follow the instructions on the can, running the engine for five minutes to get additives through the entire fuel system. When requesting warranty service you must present your copy of the Warranty Registration form to the dealer. Oil Recommendations The only source of engine lubrication for your engine comes from lubrication added to the fuel and oil injection systems. Ask your Polaris dealer to check the coolant when he performs the fall tune-up on your snowmobile. Another asset that makes snowmobile engine repair easier, is access to service manuals and parts catalogues.
Even with diligent routine maintenance, snowmobiles may require periodic repairs. Different rate torsion springs are available if a firmer ride is desired. See page 112 for the part numbers of Polaris products. Scheduled snowmobile maintenance should occur frequently. With the handlebars in a straight ahead position, and with vehicle weight compressing the suspension, measure from the straight edge of the skis at the center of the ski mounting bolt. Loosen the adjuster bolt jam nut A.