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Old 02-28-2010, 08:01 PM   #1 (permalink)
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97 Polaris XLT Touring Chain case adjustment

Hello, Does anyone know the correct procedure/tension for adjusting the chain case chain? I realize the adjustment bolt on the side of the chain case does the adjusting but I am not sure how tight to adjust it. This sled has reverse gear in the chain case and as far as I can remember has always had about 1/8 turn of backlash on the jack shaft.
Not sure if that has anything to do with the chain tension or not. Thanks!
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Old 03-01-2010, 10:34 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Finger tight and then back off 1/4 turn and lock it.
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