2009 Polaris Sportsman 850 XP EFI EPS Service Manual, Page 34Get this manual

2009 Polaris Sportsman 850 XP EFI EPS Service Manual, Page 34

MAINTENANCE Wheel and Hub Torque Table Item Aluminum Wheels Steel Wheels Hub Retaining Nuts (FrontRear) Nut Type Tapered
lower the vehicle to the groundTorque the wheel nuts andor hub nut to the proper torque specification listed in the "Wheel
and Hub Torque Table" Wheel Removal 123Position the vehicle on level surfaceStop the engine, place the transmission in PARK
and lock the parking brakeLoosen the wheel nuts slightlyIf wheel hub removal is required, remove the cotter key and loosen
the hub nut slightlyElevate the appropriate side of the vehicle by placing suitable stand under the footrest frameRemove
the wheel nuts and remove the wheelIf hub removal is required, remove the hub nut and washers7 Improperly installed wheels
could affect vehicle handling and tire wearOn vehicles with tapered rear wheel nuts, make sure tapered end of nut goes into
taper on wheelBe sure to properly torque and install all wheel nutsIf the hub nut was removed, install new cotter pin after