2012 Sportsman 400/500 and EFI Tractor Service Manual 9923412, Page 224Get this manual

2012 Sportsman 400/500 and EFI Tractor Service Manual 9923412, Page 224

CLUTCHING Belt Deflection (Tension) (NON EBS ONLY) Straight Edge Deflection Measurement See Spec Below CLUTCH CENTER DISTANCE
sectionAt least one shim must remain between the inner and outer sheave of the driven clutchIf proper belt deflection cannot
be obtained, measure drive belt width, length, and center distance of drive and driven clutch, outlined in this section;
all have an effect on belt deflection Clutch center distance is controlled by the correct positioning of the engine and transmission
mountingThe 10" Center Distance Tool (PN 2871710) should be used for the following: After engine installation After transmission
installation After engine or transmission mount replacement If the vehicle exhibits drive clutch drag or hard shifting while