2009 Polaris Scrambler 500 4x4 2x4 factory service manual, Page 12Get this manual

2009 Polaris Scrambler 500 4x4 2x4 factory service manual, Page 12

MAINTENANCE PERIODIC MAINTENANCE CHART Careful periodic maintenance will help keep your vehicle in the safest, most reliable
special attention to the oil levelA rise in oil level during cold weather can indicate contaminants collecting in the oil
sump or crankcaseChange oil immediately if the oil level begins to riseMonitor the oil level, and if it continues to rise,
discontinue use and determine the cause or see your dealerNOTE: Maintenance Chart Key The following symbols denote potential
items to be aware of during maintenance: H= CAUTION: Due to the nature of these adjustments, it is recommended this service
be performed by an authorized Polaris dealer"SEVERE USE ITEM-If vehicle is subjected to severe use, decrease interval by
50 -(Severe Use is defined as frequent vehicle immersion in mud, water or sand, racing or race- style high rpm use, prolonged
low speedheavy load operation or extended idleMore preventative maintenance is required under these conditionsFluid changes,
cable, chain and chassis lubrication are required more frequentlyFor engine oil, short trip cold weather riding also constitutes