2004 Arctic Cat ATVs factory service and repair manual, Page 277Get this manual

2004 Arctic Cat ATVs factory service and repair manual, Page 277

RemovingDisassembling 3Remove the nut 1Remove the cap screws securing the recoil starter assembly to the left-side cover;
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 5 Remove the spring, collar, and friction spring During the disassembly procedure,