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  1. Need help on picking first snowmobile

    Polaris Snowmobiles
    Hi everyone, I am from the Chicago land area and am planning on purchasing a used snowmobile for the 2020-2021 Winter Season. I am new to the sport, and am looking for some general advice for purchasing a used sled. Budget is $2000. I know I will be getting an older sled with this budget. How...
  2. 1993 polaris xlt 580 special cooling problems

    Polaris Snowmobiles
    Hello, I would like an idea on what is wrong with my sled. The coolant in the reservoir bubbles and the coolant in my water jacket dissapears after riding it thru powder for less than 5 minutes.Things I already did coolant is at the max line and it stays there, filled up the waterjacket with...
  3. Curious about specs..

    General Sled Chat
    Hello all! Just curious about the specs of this chassis. The model number says: 09009 and the last two numbers are gone. Then there's an engraved number reading: *1704155 The MFD is: 0501989 Any info would be cool!
  4. 1998 Polaris Indy Classic Touring problem

    Polaris Snowmobiles
    I have a 98 Polaris Indy classic touring that has a problem that I don’t know how to fix. This is my first sled and I don’t know much about them. But I had it running and I was riding it and it got stuck so I lifted up the back of the sled to try and maneuver it and it just stalled. I haven’t...
  5. Pro rmk problem, please help

    General Sled Chat
    I have a Polaris pro rmk problem I’ve been battling with for a few weeks now, the sled randomly shuts off, first the computer goes blank and almost instantly the sled seems to bog while still sputtering and eventually shuts right down, sometimes starting up right away and sometimes not starting...
  6. Pro rmk problem, please help

    Polaris Snowmobiles
    My sled is a 2011 pro rmk 800, it has an slp stage 3 kit as well as v force 3 reeds, side panel vents and an Mbrp trail can. I’m running Polaris ves oil, premium gas with 1 cup of oil per tank added as well as a good shot of octane booster to protect from det. Awhile back while riding trails...
  7. Need some opinions from ontario riders!

    Canada East
    Hello all, im posting this thread in hopes to get some opinions and actual facts regarding an issue that happened here in Ontario. My buddy had blew a chaincase on a 95 indy in which he was test driving because he was thinking of buying the machine. He was test driving it on the lake because the...
  8. Indy 600 Xlt sks 1994

    General Sled Chat
    I have a 1994 Indy 600 Xlt sks and it has almost 6k miles and getting low compression on all cylinders. Cylinder #1 is 93, #2 95, #3 94. I am thinking about doing a rebuild but should I just do rings, or full top end kit, or while it's all apart do all bearings, seals, and everything. What is...
  9. 1997 Ultra Jackshaft

    Polaris Snowmobiles
    I have a 97 Ultra that I thought had blown a Jackshaft bearing behind the secondary. When I tore it apart the bearing is perfect and spins like it should however the jackshaft has a groove in it under the bearing that is allowing shaft to have play in the bearing. The groove looks machined but...
  10. Choke lever.

    General Sled Chat
    So my choke lever broke in a collision and I figured I would have to buy a whole new choke and those can get pretty expensive but luckily I found a Video on YouTube that shows you can replace the lever, well the guy picked one up at his Polaris dealer for about 5 bucks and that's what it should...
  11. Clutch

    General Sled Chat
    I have a 1991 Polaris Indy sport 440 and I was out on the lake with a buddy and doing some doughnuts and riding around? and we switched sleds and not even 5 minutes in I hear a loud clunking and go rush over to my sled to see what's going on. I lift the hood and the primary is completely off...
  12. Extensions

    General Sled Chat
    I have a 1991 Polaris Indy sport 440 and was thinking about getting a pivot and extension block. I haven't measured yet but I want about 6-8" of rise and I don't think that my throttle cable and brake line are long enough. I was wondering if anyone has done this, if I just need to reroute the...
  13. '85 Indy Trail Suspension Swap

    General Sled Chat
    Does anyone know if I can swap a newer xtra 10 suspension into an '85 Polaris indy trail? Like maybe a suspension from a '99 or older? Any advice helps, thanks.
  14. Pod light

    Polaris Snowmobiles
    I have a 1991 Polaris Indy sport 440 and was wondering if you could put a small LED pod light on it. I have made a diagram with all of the wiring and parts but I haven't seen much on pod lights on a snowmobile with no battery so I was wondering if it would work with the sled and setup or what...
  15. 1998 Polaris Indy 500 Flooding Issue

    Polaris Snowmobiles
    hi, I have a fairly mint shape 98' indy 500 but in floods randomly, or at least I think that's the issue. Last time it did was in mid ride so i pulled it home. It started the next day but it spit fuel out the exhaust for a good 5 minutes.
  16. Indy 440 suspension

    Polaris Snowmobiles
    Hello. I have a 1991 Indy sport 440 fan and wanted to know if there is anything you can do to make the sled sit higher. I do mostly ditch banging and wanted to know if there is anything you can do to make the sled sit higher. I know there are many people saying Xtra 10 or Xtra 12 swap it but I...
  17. 2000 Polaris RMK 700 Won't Shut Off

    Polaris Snowmobiles
    My 2000 RMK 700 won't shut off. The black wire by the stator is plugged in. Neither the kill switch or key will shut it off. Any help is appreciated!
  18. My 1996 Polaris Indy 500 Classic bogs down under a load

    Polaris Snowmobiles
    I fixed up a 96 Indy 500 classic Touring this summer. Rebuilt the chain case , fuel pump, bored and hone the cylinders .02 oversized and added appropriate pistons and rings. Got it all together and have it so that it start great. my problem is that when I have the back end lifted up I can rev...
  19. 1985 Polaris Indy Trail 440

    General Sled Chat
    I just purchased a 1985 Polaris Indy Trail 440 for $400 in the original maroon color with original seat, has about 5600 miles on it, pretty clean, seems to run good, starts and idles fine. Can anyone tell me a little about these sleds, how reliable they are, average top speed, things like that...