2010 Polaris Sportsman 850 Service Manual, Page 180Get this manual

2010 Polaris Sportsman 850 Service Manual, Page 180

CLUTCHING (PVT) OverheatingDiagnosis During routine maintenance, or whenever PVT system overheating is evident, it's important
longer component lifeInsufficient engine warm-up when exposed to low ambient temperaturesSlow and easy clutch engagementWarm
engine at least min then with transmission in neutral, advance throttle to approx18 throttle in short bursts, to timesThe
belt will become more flexible and prevent belt burningFast, effective use of the throttle for efficient engagement TowingPushing
at low RPMlow ground Use Low onlyspeedPlowing snow, dirt, etcutility useStuck in mud or snowClimbing over large objects from
stopped positionUse Low onlyShift the transmission to Low, carefully use fast, aggressive throttle application to engage
clutchWARNING: Excessive throttle may cause loss of control and vehicle overturnShift the transmission to Low, carefully
use fast, aggressive, brief throttle application to engage clutchWARNING: Excessive throttle may cause loss of control and