2012 Sportsman 400/500 and EFI Tractor Service Manual 9923412, Page 45Get this manual

2012 Sportsman 400/500 and EFI Tractor Service Manual 9923412, Page 45

MAINTENANCE Toe Alignment Adjustment If toe alignment is incorrect, measure the distance between vehicle center and each
monoxide gas Do not go under the machine while it is inclined.Set the hand brake and block the wheels to prevent roll back
Correctly Tightened Jam Nut Incorrectly Tightened Jam Nut Failure to heed these warnings could result in serious personal
injury or deathThe exhaust pipe must be periodically purged of accumulated carbon as follows: 1Remove the clean out plugs
located on the bottom of the muffler To adjust toe alignment: Hold tie rod end to keep it from rotating Loosen jam nuts at
both end of the tie rod Shorten or lengthen the tie rod until alignment is as required to achieve the proper toe setting
as specified IMPORTANT: When tightening the tie rod end jam nuts, the rod ends must be held parallel to prevent rod end damage
and premature wearDamage may not be immediately apparent if done incorrectlySee illustration After alignment is complete,
torque jam nuts to specification Clean Out Plug III1 2Place the transmission in Park and start the enginePurge accumulated