2012 Sportsman 400/500 and EFI Tractor Service Manual 9923412, Page 130Get this manual

2012 Sportsman 400/500 and EFI Tractor Service Manual 9923412, Page 130

CARBURATION AND FUEL SYSTEM 2Illustration 2: With the carburetor still resting on the level surface, use one hand to slightly
sides of float should be parallel to each otherThe measurement should be made at the midpoint on top of the float using Float
Adjustment Tool (PN 2872314) or vernier caliperWhen measuring the height, be sure the inlet needle valve spring is not compressedFloat
Bowl Height: 13-14 mm 4If adjustment is necessary, bend the tongue slightlyBe sure float measurement is even on left and
right side Mity VacTM (PN 2870975) Fuel Level Test A fuel level test can be performed on some models if the drain hose fitting
is accessibleBe sure to reattach the bowl drain hose after performing the testA fuel level test allows you to observe the
height of the fuel in the float bowl without removing the carburetorThe fuel level can be observed with the engine either
running or shut off, however, engine must run briefly to allow fuel level to stabilize1Attach clear line to drain fittingBe