2003 Arctic Cat ATVs from 250cc to 500cc Service Manual, Page 275Get this manual

2003 Arctic Cat ATVs from 250cc to 500cc Service Manual, Page 275

RemovingDisassembling 3Remove the nut 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, collar, and friction spring CAUTION During the disassembly