2011 Polaris Ranger RZR ATV Service Manual, Page 265Get this manual

2011 Polaris Ranger RZR ATV Service Manual, Page 265

FINAL DRIVE All Wheel Drive Operation The AWD switch may be turned on or off while the vehicle is moving, however, AWD will
the front drive will engage by coupling the output hubs to the ring gear via the rollersThe front drive will remain engaged
until the torque requirement goes away (i.erear wheels regain traction)Ring Gear Switching to AWD while the rear wheels are
spinning may cause severe drive shaft and gearcase damageAlways switch to AWD while the rear wheels have traction or are
at restWith the AWD switch off, the vehicle drives through the rear wheels only (2 wheel drive)When the AWD is enabled, the
front drive acts as an on-demand AWD systemThis means, the front drive will engage once the rear wheels have lost traction,
and will remain engaged until the torque requirement goes away (i.erear wheels regain traction) Output Hubs Rollers Roll
CageH-Springs If the rear wheels are spinning, release the throttle before turning the AWD switch onIf AWD is engaged while
the wheels are spinning, severe drive shaft and front gearcase damage could result AWD Disengagement: Once the rear wheels