2012 Sportsman 400/500 and EFI Tractor Service Manual 9923412, Page 41Get this manual

2012 Sportsman 400/500 and EFI Tractor Service Manual 9923412, Page 41

MAINTENANCE 7Replace sealing washer (B) on drain plug (A)NOTE: The sealing surfaces on the drain plug and the oil tank should
(34Nm), do not over tightenNOTE: Maximum torque for the screen fitting is 25 ft-lb (34Nm), do not over tighten14Install oil
hose (E) on fitting (C) and re-install clamp (D) 16Using clean dry cloth, clean filter sealing surface on the crankcase17Lubricate
the o-ring on new filter with thin film of engine oilCheck to make sure the O-ring is in good condition18Install the new
filter and turn it by hand until the filter gasket contacts the sealing surface, then turn an additional 12 of turn19Approximately
cup of engine oil will remain in the crankcaseTo drain, remove drain plug found on lower right side of crankcaseEngine Sump
Drain Engine Sump Drain Plug- Bottom View NOTE: The sealing surfaces on the drain plug and crankcase should be clean and
free of burrs, nicks or scratches20Reinstall drain plug and torque to specification21Remove dipstick and fill tank with quarts