2003 Arctic Cat ATVs from 250cc to 500cc Service Manual, Page 221Get this manual

2003 Arctic Cat ATVs from 250cc to 500cc Service Manual, Page 221

3Remove the nut RemovingDisassembling 1Remove the cap screws securing the recoil starter assembly to the left-side cover;
must be exerted on the reel so it does not accidentally disengage and cause injury 2Rotate the reel counterclockwise until
the notch of the reel is near the rope guide in the caseGuide the rope into the notch and slowly allow the reel to retract
until all spiral spring tension is released 5Remove the spring cover, spring, and shaft 6Remove the ratchet and account for