2012 Sportsman 400/500 and EFI Tractor Service Manual 9923412, Page 206Get this manual

2012 Sportsman 400/500 and EFI Tractor Service Manual 9923412, Page 206

BODYSTEERINGSUSPENSION A-Arm Replacement Vehicle Frame 37 ft.lbs(50 Nm) Apply Loctite 242 to the bolt threads Bushing Ball
onto vehicle frameTorque new bolts to specification A-Arm Bolt Torque: 37 ftlbs(50 Nm) WARNING The locking features on the
existing bolts were destroyed during removalDO NOT reuse old boltsSerious injury or death could result if fasteners come
loose during operation9Attach A-arm to hub strut assemblyTighten ball joint nut to specificationIf cotter pin holes are not
aligned, tighten nut slightly to alignInstall new cotter pin with open ends toward rear of machineBend both ends in opposite
directions around nut Ball Joint Nut Torque: 30 ftlbs(41 Nm) WARNING Upon A-arm installation completion, test vehicle at
low speeds before putting into regular service 99234122012 Sportsman 400500 and EFI Tractor Service Manual Copyright 2011