2009 Polaris Sportsman 850 XP EFI EPS Service Manual, Page 265Get this manual

2009 Polaris Sportsman 850 XP EFI EPS Service Manual, Page 265

STEERINGSUSPENSION 5Install the (4) mounting fasteners and torque fasteners to specificationRefer to "Steering Exploded View
10-1)Apply anti-seize to the shaft splines to aid assemblyPosition the upper steering post on the shaft so the pinch bolt
is aligned with the recess in the power steering shaftPinch Bolt Shaft Recess 20 ftlbs(27 Nm) Steering Post to Bulkhead Bolts:
20 ftlbs(27 Nm) 13Turn the ignition key to the "ON" position and move the handlebar from left to right several times to ensure
the power steering doesn't bindIf binding occurs: Loosen the (4) mounting fasteners Move handlebars from left to right several
times to position the power steering unit Torque the (4) mounting fasteners to specification and check the steering operation
for binding again If no binding is present, proceed; if binding is still present, repeat this procedure14Install both front
mud guards and right-hand footwell (see Chapter 9)15Install the front rack and front cover (see Chapter 9) Upper Steering