2010 Polaris Sportsman 850 Service Manual, Page 295Get this manual

2010 Polaris Sportsman 850 Service Manual, Page 295

STEERINGSUSPENSION Removal The following procedure details upper and lower A-arm removal and replacement on one side of the
lower Aarm to the frame and remove the A-arm from the vehicle12Examine A-arm and bearing carrier bushings and pivot shafts
(see "Exploded View")Replace if worn and discard the hardware13If not replacing the A-arm, thoroughly clean the a-arm and
pivot shaftsInsert new bushings and pivot shafts into the new A-arm Lower A-arm Removal 78Remove the through-bolt fastener
attaching the lower Aarm to the bearing carrier (see "Exploded View")Remove the lower shock fastener from the lower A-arm
Installation 1234Install upper and lower A-arm assemblies onto the vehicle frameTorque new fasteners to 45 ftlbs(61 Nm)Grease
all (4) A-arm grease fittings after reassemblyAttach lower A-arm to bearing carrierTorque new fastener to 45 ftlbs(61 Nm)Attach
upper A-arm to bearing carrierTorque new fasteners to 40 ftlbs(54 Nm)Grease both rear bearing carrier fittings after reassemblyRoute