2009 Polaris Scrambler 500 4x4 2x4 factory service manual, Page 34Get this manual

2009 Polaris Scrambler 500 4x4 2x4 factory service manual, Page 34

MAINTENANCE MAIN AIR FILTER CLEANING It is advisable to replace the filter when it is dirtyHowever, in an emergency it is
procedure: 1Lift up on the rear of the seat2Pull the seat back and free of the tabsNOTE: When reinstalling seat, make sure
the slots in the seat engage the tabs in the fuel tank3Remove clips (A) from air box cover and remove coverInspect the gasketIt
should adhere tightly to the cover and seal all the way around 5Slip the pre-filter element off of main elementClean the
pre filter with high flash point solvent, followed by hot soapy water6Rinse and dry thoroughly7Inspect element for tears
or damage8Apply foam filter oil or clean engine oil and squeeze until excess oil is removed9Inspect main filter and replace
if necessaryIf the filter has been soaked with fuel or oil it must be replacedInstallation: 10Reinstall pre-filter element
over main filterBe sure the element covers entire surface of main filter without folds, creases, or gaps11Reinstall filter