2009 Polaris Scrambler 500 4x4 2x4 factory service manual, Page 36Get this manual

2009 Polaris Scrambler 500 4x4 2x4 factory service manual, Page 36

MAINTENANCE BREATHER HOSE 1Be sure breather line is routed properly and secured in placeCAUTION: Make sure lines are not
when travelling in wet areasIf it is not sealed properly, water may enter the recoil housing and damage componentsWater will
enter the recoil housing if the starter handle is disengaged from the rope guide when under waterAfter travelling in wet
areas, the recoil housing and starter should always be drained completely by removing the recoilDo not open the crankcase
drain unless the engine has ingested waterSome engine oil will be lost if crankcase drain is openedIf recoil handle seal
has been damaged, the handle assembly should be replacedIll.3 PVT Drain PlugOring 2To further expel water from the cover
and to dry out the PVT system, shift the transmission to neutral and rev engine slightly to expel the moisture and air-dry
the belt and clutchesAllow engine RPM to settle to idle speed, shift transmission to lowest available range and test for
belt slippageOperate ATV in lowest available range for short period of time until PVT system is dry ENGINE OIL LEVEL The