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Community Links Members List iTrader Search Forums Show Threads Show Posts Tag Search Advanced Search Google Search Go to Page... Published on Aug 2, 20152004 Polaris Sportsman 700 Twin speedometer repair Category People & Blogs License Standard YouTube License Show more Show less Loading... I do not know if the surface mount version of the speedometer fails in the same way and/or if other components typically fail. An additional test is that if you increase the voltage above 14-15 volts (but not above 20 volts!) the lights will not get any brighter - a sure sign that the

vBulletin Security provided by vBSecurity v2.2.2 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2016 DragonByte Technologies Ltd. Password Register Home Forum Active Topics Photos Clubs Clubs Display by Map Display by Name Display by State/Province Register your Club Help Garage Garage All Garages Browse by Username Browse Recently If it has, you may be able to put it back in place.The other thing to check would be for tiny iron filings between the moving vane (rotor) and the stationary In so-doing, you'll also be removing the LCD odometer display.

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Removing the LCD and accessing the back of the circuit board for soldering: In order to get access to the "solder" side of the circuit board you'll need to remove the Back to top Farmr123 Posted April 15, 2008 - 07:43 PM #3 Chances are you have a bad speed sensor, or a torn wire to the speed sensor, or an out Login|Contact Us Motorcycle Motorcycle Questions? This feature is not available right now.

I will chk the pins for volts also. I thought the needle should turn extra easily the one I took out of my truck did. Doing this will make sure that there are any dust particles that may cause one or more of the LCD's segments to not work. Polaris Sportsman 500 Awd Problems Taking off the front tires may help.

Doing a rebuild? Click on the image for a larger version. At some point the transistor overheated and eventually failed internally, shorting itself out. Add to Want to watch this again later?

A vacuum-operated desoldering tool is the ideal, but "Solder Wick" (tm) or even a spring-loaded "solder sucker" or "desolder bulb" will work. 2001 Polaris Sportsman 500 Speedometer Not Working HELP using the forum / swap shop Yokochrist Video Thread Say something funny Follow Me on YouTube 2003 Big bear neutral light Best mountable solar batter charger/tender. IMPORTANT NOTE: There are one or two cylinders with granules packed inside them in the case that contain moisture-absorbing compound. The speedo unit is a mini computer and controls the 4wd as well.

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If no reading it would be high percent chance of broken wire. Polaris Sportsman Speedometer Problems While both versions seem to have the same fate when used with a bad battery - and the "fix" is likely similar, I have not personally seen the newer surface-mount version. Polaris Sportsman 500 4x4 Not Working Polaris ATV Forum > Polaris ATV Technical Discussions > ATV Repair and Maintenance Speedo/odometer not working User Name Remember Me?

Thank you. There are also several small light bulbs inside the speedometer that provide backlighting for the display at night and these, too, are protected from high voltage by the 15 volt regulator. Also my speedo does light up and did work except the needle part( which I think is speed sensor) now 4 wheeler won't start unless you remove pin "c" black wire What I want to know is can I bypass the speedo and get the four wheel drive to work without buying a new speedo? Polaris Ranger Speedometer Not Working

I compliment you for doing that. __________________ April 21st, 2014, 06:19 PM #13 Moonshine56[OP] Feedback Score: 0 reviews Member #63796 Join Date: Dec 2013 Posts: 13 (0) I didn't have a 1N5245 1/2 watt, 15 volt Zener around, but I did have a 1N4744 Zener which is a somewhat beefier 1 watt version with the same voltage rating, Would changing just the caps fix my issues? his comment is here Hopefully, the needle will come up without breaking anything else!

Sponsored Links is the premier Polaris RZR Forum on the internet. 2002 Polaris Sportsman 500 Speedometer I did the suggested repairs and when I placed my 1999 polaris sportsman 500 speedometer back in, it worked as it should. While a new speedometer is available as a replacement part, it will cost you several hundred dollars, new!

You now have access to the component side of the circuit board.

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Ivan Cingel 39,278 views 6:01 Polaris AWD fix - Duration: 3:10. Transcript The interactive transcript could not be loaded. I ordered the parts before I took my speedo apart. I plan to pull the speedo back out and possible do the repairs again?

does anybody here own a 2000 polaris sportsman 500? I have not seen a surface mount version of this speedometer in person so the instructions below do not necessarily apply. If the speedo is shorted out, expect to lose your 4x4 sooner or later as well. Repair also requires good unsoldering and soldering skills and equipment - and a soldering "gun" doesn't count.

If you can't get the needle off before this step, make sure that you move it out of the way when you pry up on the faceplate so that you don't They are in the plastic loom and often get pinched and break in that area. Fortunately, it may be that you can fix it! You must have proper desoldering equipment.

They should, as many of us here have had to replace them. buy the voltage regulator, it costs about $75.00 dollars and is very easy to in stall. Loading... Ask john Your Own Question john, ASE Certified Technician Category: Motorcycle Satisfied Customers: 15056 Experience: mechanic 6149662 Type Your Motorcycle Question Here...

In the middle of it is a white piece that looks like it could turn with a philips screwdriver. This is located next to the MPSA42 transistor and is a small, (usually) red/orange glass device on axial leads. See below for a description if the pinout. StarPuss www.ToxicRedNeck.Com 35,958 views 16:12 Loading more suggestions...

The only issue was the speedometer itself. It could also be that one of the large capacitors is damaged as well - especially if it shows any signs at all of swelling/bulging.Best of luck!DeleteReplyJamesJanuary 30, 2016 at 8:10 If all goes well, the lights will turn on and you'll see the odometer displaying numbers. I appreciate the quick response and very thorough "How To" guide for the repair overall.ReplyDeleteRepliesKA7OEIFebruary 3, 2016 at 3:35 PMFrom what I can tell the circuits are similar, so there should

This way, if you can fix it, you will be money ahead - but if you can't, you haven't lost anything more! I also need to clarify some info on my problem. Sent from my Motorola Electrify using Tapatalk 2 __________________ Mine - 2007 Sportsman 800 - 27" Mudlites on SS rims, HID's, 3 headlight mod w/ relay, 2500lb winch, 4 gal rotopax,