2009 Polaris Sportsman 850 XP EFI EPS Service Manual, Page 40Get this manual

2009 Polaris Sportsman 850 XP EFI EPS Service Manual, Page 40

MAINTENANCE Toe Alignment Adjustment If toe alignment is incorrect, measure the distance between vehicle center and each
to keep it from rotating Loosen jam nuts at both ends of the tie rod Shorten or lengthen the tie rod until alignment is as
required to achieve the proper toe out setting 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 illustration
Suspension Spring Pre-Load Adjustment The front and rear shock absorber springs are adjustableRotate the adjuster cam either
direction to increase or decrease spring tensionAlways adjust both sides equally Operator weight and vehicle loading affect