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ejroot

2009 Arctic Cat 700 4X4 HF1 SE - Locking Differential Problem

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I just purchased my atv and the 4 wheel drive is engaging and disengaging while riding the bike in HI 2WD. Any ideas??

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You may have got water in the 4X4 actuator or the plug from the harness. This is a common problem. It happened to me once and then never again. Let it dry out and take apart the plug located right next to the front diff on the actuator and make sure you apply dielectric grease to the connectors. See if it stops engaging and disengaging. If that does not work the next thing others would try is taking the actuator off and opening the cover to dry it out and silicone the case back together. There are so tricky springs in there so make sure to be careful when taking apart and do not loose any of the parts when they fly out. I would only take it apart as a last resort before replacement, I really think the first idea would work.

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