2009 Polaris Scrambler 500 4x4 2x4 factory service manual, Page 42Get this manual

2009 Polaris Scrambler 500 4x4 2x4 factory service manual, Page 42

MAINTENANCE should always point straight back from the steering postPlace chalk mark on the center line of the front tires
from rotatingG Loosen jam nuts at both end of the tie rodG Shorten or lengthen the tie rod until alignment is as required
to achieve the proper toe settingMethod (116 to 18or Method (18 to 14 )G Important: When tightening the tie rod end jam nuts,
the rod ends must be held parallel to prevent rod end damage and premature wearDamage may not be immediately apparent if
done incorrectlySee illustrationHold Rod End Correctly Tightened Jam Nut Incorrectly Tightened Jam Nut 7After alignment is
complete, torque jam nuts to 12-14 ftlbs(16-19 Nm) Chalk Line Measurement "A" FRONT AWD HUB FLUID LEVEL INSPECTION (4X4)
Measurement "B" To check front hub fluid: 1Place vehicle on level surface2Turn wheel until front hub fillcheck plug is in
either the 4:00 or 8:00 position3Remove fillcheck plug TOE ALIGNMENT ADJUSTMENT If toe alignment is incorrect, measure the
distance between vehicle center and each wheelThis will tell you which tie rod needs adjustingNOTE: Be sure handlebars are