We had a Polaris 1000 4 seater prior to the turbo machine and never a problem. Controls on the Scrambler are easy to understand. Also I ranch, so my machines are used around cattle and at calving time we use them to bring in animals that have calved. As soon as I purchased it was on recall for 6 months and couldn't drive. Down below, your feet ride on integrated foot pegs and floorboards — another Polaris innovation — and they generally do a good job, but sometimes we wish the pegs were slightly more aggressive or taller. For example, you might submit a person's name and e-mail address to send an electronic greeting card; or, if you order a gift online or offline and want it sent directly to the recipient, you might submit the recipient's name and address.
I understand only 6 months warranty is standard but even 18 months is unacceptable for such a catastrophic failure with less than 50 hrs - 2 oil and filter changes on time lapse not usage! Some of the features and services of Bonnier websites may not operate properly if your cookies are disabled. We thought it was the dealership the first time and changed dealers; they are not happy about warranty work since they don't get paid the same as a regular repair. Allow the engine to run for a while to evaporate any water that may have entered the engine or exhaust system. Overall, I love my Ranger, but I have zero confidence in Polaris, or the five year warranty. Dealing with the dealer shop owner I stood my ground, it came to Polaris getting involved with the dealer and myself.
My 1st Polaris bike I owned 7 years ago never once let me down. Have an authorized Polaris dealer perform these services. We may also ask for other information about you, such as your credit card information when you are making a purchase , interests, income, or education level. Anyone one else that has this situation? This machine runs like new. I do not recommend anyone purchase a Polaris product due to the unreliable and disappointing performance. Original review: April 19, 2019 I have a Polaris Ranger 2x4.
There are also many more little things about the machine that keep going wrong. Under the seat and all storage areas look like I dropped it from a helicopter! Apply the brakes lightly for stopping. Polaris has been manufacturing recreational vehicles since 1954 and is known for its off-road innovation. We would be climbing over logs, crawling through the rocks, diving into deep water and mud, and sprinting down sandy trails. Be aware when riding in any rocks! Do not perform service on the spark arrestor while the system is hot. Polaris went to shim in bucket from their standard shims and requires 200 in parts to switch to conventional shims. No Polaris this is not rider error, the common factor in this is Polaris! Always use Polaris-recommended spark plugs.
We use a variety of security measures, including encryption and authentication, to maintain the confidentiality of your personal information. The engine revs out nicely and the clutch pulls all the way to the top end. Replacement safety decals are provided by Polaris at no charge. I have contacted Polaris multiple times and they have no fix for these serious issues. Was about a 10-15 minute job and done. When you transmit sensitive personal information to us, like credit card information, we offer the use of a secure connection to our servers.
This is absolutely unacceptable and the reason I wrote this review. I shared my thoughts with many of the local and state cattle producers in our state. Release the throttle pedal completely and brake to a complete stop. We sometimes use this information to communicate with you, such as to notify you when you have won one of our contests, when we make changes to subscriber agreements, to fulfill a request by you for an online newsletter, or to contact you about your account with us. Sit in the driver's seat and fasten the seat belt. Could cause you to react more slowly. As someone who has done a fair amount of repairs these failures are unacceptable and would caution you to only look at Honda or Yamaha as the upfront cost is higher but you will spend less time working on it and more time riding it.
Over the past 10 years though, they are getting cheaper built for more money. To inquire about personally identifiable information that Bonnier has collected about you, or about other ways to correct factual errors in that information, please send us an e-mail at. Rather than a set of foot pegs, Polaris outfits the Scrambler 500 with full floorboards, but there is a foot peg molded into the plastic. Improper tire inflation or the use of non-standard size or type of tires may adversely affect vehicle handling, which could result in vehicle damage or personal injury. If you prefer not to be contacted at all, you may opt out of receiving any communications from us at any time by notifying us at. I liked the Yamaha's I looked at when buying this one, but couldn't make a decent deal to trade in my 07 Polaris, wish I would have just taken the hit, and did it now. To protect your privacy and security, we will take reasonable steps to help verify your identity before granting access or making corrections.
You're stuck with the problems it has and you're stuck with the company that will not back up the problems or help you in any way. I talked with my brother, who has essentially the same machine, and problem. Refer to the specifications section beginning on page 100. Clearly Polaris has some engineering flaws that they are unwilling to address. Has swing arm protection and skid plate and brush gaurd. Under these con- ditions, follow these precautions: 1.