2009 Polaris Sportsman 850 XP EFI EPS Service Manual, Page 33Get this manual

2009 Polaris Sportsman 850 XP EFI EPS Service Manual, Page 33

MAINTENANCE PVTFINAL DRIVEWHEEL AND TIRE PVT Drying NOTE: If operating the ATV through water, be sure to check the PVT system
the tool to open the driven clutchWalk the belt out of the driven clutch and drive clutch, and remove the belt from the vehicle
Drive Shaft Boot Inspection Inspect the front and rear drive shaft boots for damage, tears, wear, or leaking greaseIf the
rubber boots exhibit any of these symptoms, replace the boot(s)Refer to Chapter for drive shaft boot replacementRear Allow
the water to drain out completelyReinstall the drain plug and O-ringStart the engine and shift into parkApply varying throttle
for 10-15 seconds to expel the moisture and air-dry the belt and clutches NOTE: Remove the CV boot shield from the front
lower A-arms to inspect the front outer CV bootsFront NOTE: Do not hold the throttle wide open for more than 10 seconds78Allow