2010 Polaris Sportsman 850 Service Manual, Page 39Get this manual

2010 Polaris Sportsman 850 Service Manual, Page 39

MAINTENANCE Battery Installation XP Models IMPORTANT: Using new battery that is not fully charged can damage the battery,
and tighten the positive (+) (red) battery cable first, followed by the negative (-) (black) battery cable Positive Cables
Negative Cables CAUTION To reduce the chance of sparks: Whenever installing the battery, install the negative (black) cable
last5Install the fastener retaining the seat shock to the seat supportTorque fastener to 38 ftlbs(51 Nm) Coat the battery
terminals and bolt threads with Dielectric Grease (PN 2871329) or petroleum jellyConnect and tighten the positive (+) (red)
battery cables first, followed by the negative (-) (black) battery cables CAUTION To reduce the chance of sparks: Whenever
installing the battery, install the negative (black) cables last567Install the hold-down strap, cover and retaining nutVerify