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Polaris Sportsman 500 HO Owner's Manual: Camber And Caster; Rear Spring

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Camber and Caster

The camber and caster are non-adjustable.

Rear Spring

The rear shock absorber spring is adjusted
by rotating the adjuster either clockwise
or counter-clockwise to increase or
decrease spring tension.
Accessory springs are available through
your Polaris dealer.
The handlebars can be adjusted for rider
WARNING! Improper adjustment of the handlebars or incorrect torquing of the
adjuster block tightening bolts can cause limited steering or loosening of the
handlebars, resulting in loss of control and serious injury or death. Follow the
adjustment procedures exactly, or see your Polaris dealer for service.
1. Remove the upper headlight
2. Loosen the four handlebar
3. Adjust the handlebar to the
desired height.
4. Be sure the handlebars do not
contact the gas tank or any
other part of the machine when
turned fully to the left or right.
5. Torque the front two bolts to
10-12 ft. lbs. (14-17 Nm), then
torque the rear two bolts. A
gap of up to 1/8" (3 mm) will
remain at the rear of the clamp



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