2009 Polaris Sportsman 850 XP EFI EPS Service Manual, Page 26Get this manual

2009 Polaris Sportsman 850 XP EFI EPS Service Manual, Page 26

MAINTENANCE Exhaust Silencer Cleaning 5If particles are still suspected to be in the silencer, back the machine onto an incline
accumulated carbon as follows: 1Remove the clean out plug on the bottom of the silencer 1 ft6If particles are still suspected
to be in the silencer, drive the machine onto the incline so the front of the machine is ft(30.5 cm) higher than the rearPlace
the transmission in park and block the wheelsRepeat Steps and (see WARNING)Stop the engine and allow the silencer to coolReinstall
the clean out plugEngine Mount Fastener Torque Check engine mounting fasteners and ensure they are tightAlso inspect the
condition of the rubber mountsIf rubber mounts are cracked or show signs of fatigue, replace them Place the transmission
in park, and start the enginePurge accumulated carbon from the exhaust system by momentarily revving the engine several timesIf
some carbon is expelled, cover the exhaust outlets and lightly tap on the silencer around the clean out plug with rubber