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Brittany Jones

1998 polaris xplorer 400 4x4 Quad dies

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Yes I just got a 1998 polaris xplorer 400 4x4. Ran fine after hauling then died. Cleaned carb and put new fuel filter, hose, and new battery in. Starts 3 out of 10 times but will only run for a short time. Any suggestions?

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Test your spark and not just for a few cranks.  See that it’s consistent. 

If that’s ok check the timing. We hear some of the time people hauling things and you wind up with a jumped timing chain. 

Other then that I would say to look at the carburetor and fuel delivery system if all else checks out. 

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We didnt haul with the quad we hauled the quad in back of pick up. It ran fine after unloading. Got 2 miles and it died.

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Ok so go through some of the things listed and see what you have as far as results.  

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