2009 Polaris Sportsman 850 XP EFI EPS Service Manual, Page 262Get this manual
STEERINGSUSPENSION STEERING (EPS MODELS) Upper Steering Post Removal 12Remove the front rack and front cover (see Chapter
remove the handlebar assembly from the steering post and place it on the front cabReverse the "Upper Steering Post Removal"
procedure to reinstall the steering postApply anti-seize to the shaft splines to aid assemblyAlign the mark on the upper
steering post with the skip tooth spline on the upper power steering shaft upon installation IMPORTANT: Take care not to
bend the throttle cable or brake line while the handlebar is removed5Remove the bolt retaining the upper steering post to
the power steering unit Striking the steering post can permanently damage the EPS unit and cause Power Steering Fault4Refer