Remember, it is easier and cheaper to maintain than it is to repair. Mechanical Brake To engage mechanism, squeeze brake lever and maintain while pull- ing button with the other hand. Arctic Cat All 1990-1998 1990 1998 Full Service Manual 57. From this point, pump 2 or 3 times to inject fuel in intake manifold. Never use outboard or straight miner- al oils. Then, test run the snowmobile always with the same conditions;. Additionally, a well-maintained vehicle will perform at its best and save you money in the long run.
Belt Guard Removal and Installation. Se- curely tighten all adjustment knobs. Attach to eyelet If emergency engine shut off is required, completely pull cap from safety switch. Troubleshooting, tune-up, maintenance and repair are not difficult if you know what tools and equipment to use, as well as the proper procedures. This must be done in a short period of time 1 to 2 minutes. Most factory service manuals provide general information in the first chapter. Oil level plug The oil should be level with the bottom of the oil level hole.
Remove the rubber boot and unfasten bulb retainer ring. Open hood and remove belt guard. Performing your own snowmobile maintenance and repairs, can be a rewarding and enjoyable experience, provided you have the right tools for the job. All Models Check that the air box is clean and dry and properly reinstall the filter. Check that the track is well centered; equal distance on both sides between edges of track guides and slider shoes. If you dont know the source of the trouble, go to the troubleshooting page sometimes not all sections have a troubleshooting page provided from the manufacture for a list of causes and effects to determine the problem. Most fasteners are metric and must.
Above all, do not operate the snowmobile without an effective brake system. At room temperature, liquid should be at level mark engine cold of coolant tank. Vehicle may be operated without the nut. Stopper Strap - Weight Transfer Ride at low speed then fully accelerate. You may want to print out only the pages you need when attempting a specific job, so the information is with you whilst working on your vehicle.
What if my computer crashes and I lose my manual? Turn adjustment knob Secure adjustment locks after desired position is obtained. The backup is designed to keep your current manual free of dirt and grime and away from risk of damage. Always re- main seated and apply the brake before shifting. Direct-reading dial indicates the speed of the snowmobile in kilome- ters or miles per hour. Under all riding conditions, the needle should stay within this range. Proceed one end at a time. I found a really good site for snowmobile service manuals is here: They have the following manuals, and you dont have to wait for them to be shiped, you just get it instantly and the price is hard to beat.
How do I read the manual? Oil should reach level mark. Re- move belt guard retaining pin s and lift off the guard. They also include recommended tune-up procedures, eliminating the need to visit your dealer frequently. Most all service manual chapters start with an assembly or system illustration, diagrams, exploded parts view, pictures, service information and troubleshooting for the section. Most components of this snowmobile are built with parts dimen- sioned in the metric system. A17B01A Wind the rope tightly around drive pulley.
You may then download and save the file to your pc. Lift adjustment lock both sides , move grab handles to desired posi- tion. On models so equipped, remove belt installer. This can be as simple as using a few pieces of threaded rod, washers and nuts to remove a bearing or fabricating a tool from scrap material. To en- gage mechanism, pull handle slowly until a resistance is felt then pull vigorously. Multiply the reading by 1000 17 Temperature Gauge The gauge indicates engine coolant temperature.
The resourceful mechanic can, in many cases, think of acceptible substitutes for special tools. This last adjustment is for trail riding with or without a load and for pulling a load. As these are intended for the mechanics at the dealerships, some of the procedures in these manuals require the use of special tools. Fuse holder Electric Fuel Level Gauge Fuse See your dealer for fuse replacement. Nut If handling is too aggressive, turn the nut counterclockwise. Brake Adjustment Mechanical Brake Only The brake mechanism is a self-adjusting type.
See fol- lowing illustration for fuse holder location. If you still run into problems or have questions feel free to email me anytime. Fouled or defective spark plug. If correct tension is unattainable, contact an authorized dealer. This decal describes settings for optimum comfort according to load for your Ski-Doo model. How- ever, brief full acceleration and speed variations contribute to a good break-in. Firmly tighten them into the holder with spark plug socket in tool kit to ensure that they will not be loosened by vibrations.
Never allow the valve to remain half opened. Adjust the same on both sides. After all I do have my original invoice as proof of when I purchased my snowmobile. Light dimmed when switch is on the low position. From the most basic maintenance procedures to more complex tasks, such as engine disassembly and reassembly. Left and right adjustment cams must always be set at the same position.