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2018 Polaris Sportsman 570SP Display Flashing on and off


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After purchasing a lightly used 2018 570SP (300 miles on it) I noticed that the display was flashing on and off. I remember reading awhile back that this was a common problem on the 18 model. I can't remember what the fix is. It also turns over slow even though the battery is charged. Anybody know what the fix is on this issue?
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Budman

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I know this is old, but figured to keep it alive since there isn't a solution stated yet and I've got and had the same issue on a 2017 Sportsman SP for a while.

It hasn't seemed to effect how it drives, so I hadn't bothered with it, but I'm torn into the whole electrical system now with other issues. The plug to the display seems pretty stout overall, so I'm really guessing it's an intermittent connection somewhere to just the positive or ground around. I'm planning to redo those after brushing them well and adding additional runs for large gauge wire from the battery to the main junctions to decrease potential for voltage drop, as that can cause a lot of issues.  

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Following -My 2018 570 SP just started doing this. I will try moving the key next time it does it. Also my power steering keeps blowing fuses, was thinking the 2 could be related to a wiring issue. 

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