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2003 Sportsman 500 will not go in reverse. Unhooked linkage on the front top of transmission and shifter moves back and forth on the rear linkage. When in forward I am unable to move the bike.I have to crank it in order to move it forward. Any help I would appreciate it. Thanks , Allen

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