2012 Sportsman 400/500 and EFI Tractor Service Manual 9923412, Page 404Get this manual

2012 Sportsman 400/500 and EFI Tractor Service Manual 9923412, Page 404

ELECTRICAL Starter Motor RemovalDisassembly NOTE: Use electrical contact cleaner to clean starter motor partsSome solvents
assembly, holding the front housing and armature assembly togetherO-Rings CAUTION Some cleaning solvents may damage the insulation
in the starterCare should be exercised when selecting an appropriate solventIf the commutator needs cleaning use only electrical
contact cleaner1Measure resistance between starter input terminal and insulated brushesThe reading should be .3 ohms or lessMeasure
the resistance between the cable terminal and brush housingMake sure the brush is not touching the caseThe reading should
be infinite 2Remove nut, flat washer, large phenolic washer, two small phenolic washers, and O-Ring from brush terminalInspect