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1997 Polaris Magnum 6x6 425 - Back Fires When Throttle It Fast & Idles Too High

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Just bought this for 1200 and it back fires when u really give it gas or rev it up n nuetral....can smell gas like its getting to much....would this cause this to back fire? what could it b

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dirty carb. float is sticking or debris in jets. try some carb spray while it is running and see if that clears it out. if not, you may have to tear the carb down and clean it manually...

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thanks...also i dont need to choke it to start it..seeems strange to me...ans it ideal high and wont ideal down...so you think its carb issues?

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1996 polaris magnum 6x6  misfires and dies no power just got it worked fine when i bought it ... just got it home any suggestions?

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