2012 Sportsman 400/500 and EFI Tractor Service Manual 9923412, Page 222Get this manual

2012 Sportsman 400/500 and EFI Tractor Service Manual 9923412, Page 222

CLUTCHING Belt Inspection 1Inspect belt for hour glassing (extreme circular wear in at least one spot and on both sides of
Alignment Tool Use Clutch alignment is controlled by the number of washers that are placed behind the driven clutch on the
transmission input shaftAdding washers behind the driven clutch will move the drive belt toward the moveable sheave of the
drive clutchRemoving washers from behind the driven clutch will move the drive belt toward the stationary sheave of the drive
clutch1Remove the seat2Remove the LH side panel and footwell to gain access to the outer PVT cover (see Chapter for removal)3Loosen
the hose clamp and remove the PVT air outlet duct hose from the outer PVT cover4Remove all outer PVT cover screws and remove
the cover5Mark the drive belt direction of rotation and remove drive belt (see "Drive Belt Removal")6Install the Clutch Alignment
Tool Belt Installation 1Loop belt over the drive clutch and over top of the driven sheave 2While pushing down on top of belt,