1999 Polaris SLH, SLTH, SLX, SLTX, PRO785 Factory Service Manual, Page 16Get this manual

1999 Polaris SLH, SLTH, SLX, SLTX, PRO785 Factory Service Manual, Page 16

GENERAL INFORMATION Service Tips In order to perform service work efficiently and to prevent costly errors, the technician
to see if cause for the difficulty can be foundIf it is necessary to tap the part into place, use soft face hammer and tap
lightly Some of the fasteners were installed with locking agentsdamage to fasteners Use of impact drivers or wrenches will
help avoid Always follow torque specifications as outlined throughout this manual co co co Incorrect torquing may lead to
serious machine damage or, as in the case of steering components, can result in injury or death for the rider(s) If torquing
sequence is indicated for nuts, bolts or screws, start all fasteners in their holes and hand tighten If the condition of
any gasket or O-Ring is in question, replace it with new onearound the gasket are clean and smooth in order to avoid leaksBe
sure the mating surfaces Then, following the method and sequence indicated in this manual, tighten evenly to the specified
torque value When removing nuts, bolts or screws from part with several fasteners, loosen them all about 14 turn before removing