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Old 09-17-2009, 09:50 PM
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Default 2007 Polaris Sportsman X2 500 EFI Wont Start

I have a 2007 Polaris Sportsman X2 500 EFI. It was running great then stored for about three weeks. The engine will turn but will not start. It has a new battery. I have noticed that the clear hose leading from the fuel tank to the gauge panel has air bubbles in it. Fuel gauge marks empty but it has a full tank. Any suggestion on what to do next would be greatly appreciated.
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First off do you hear the fuel pump prime up when key is turned on?
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No I dont.
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No I dont.
If fuel pump problem then if you take it to a dealer they will sell you a complete tank/fuel pump assy. NOT cheap! Some other poster have found replacement pumps at Napa auto and other suppliers. Hopefully they will chime in! I'm at a dealership and my hands are tied at the present time! OPT
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check fuses first
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YEP!!! Forgot about that OPT
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Default 2007 Polaris Sportsman X2 500 EFI

Thank you all for the help!
Where would the fuse panel be located, I have looked everywhere and do not see any fuse panel.
Also today I emptied the gas tank and refilled with new gasoline added some sea foam and then put in a new spark plug. I put some sea foam in with the spark plug as a local mechanic suggested. I waited about five minutes then tried to start it. Well it fired up then died. What should be my next step??
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Thank you all for the help!
Where would the fuse panel be located, I have looked everywhere and do not see any fuse panel.
Also today I emptied the gas tank and refilled with new gasoline added some sea foam and then put in a new spark plug. I put some sea foam in with the spark plug as a local mechanic suggested. I waited about five minutes then tried to start it. Well it fired up then died. What should be my next step??
Was thinking about the 700-800 on fuse panel! Check the 2 wire connector going to pump,if has power with a test light or meter,then suspect pump problems. Access to connector under front panel towards the top right side leading to tank.
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