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2003 Polaris Predator 500 mods?

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hello i recently picked up an 03 polaris predator 500 what are some good mods to do to get some more low end torque out of it. It has an fmf slip on and supposedly a jet kit other than that it's all stock.

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For a cheap simple start, you can gear down a bit. A one tooth larger rear sprocket will make low end response a little better without sacrificing too much top end speed. If you want to get into the engine, a stroker crank is one of the best ways to increase low end torque. A good set of cams designed to increase low/mid range performance will make a noticeable difference.

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* Adjusted thread title...added year and make.

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dude another cousin of mine has a 1999 scambler and he had no problems. Polaris Atvs are just as good as any other brand or in fact better

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