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Polaris atv troubleshooting

It will crank on the elec start until the batteries almost worn out. but 1 pull on the recoil starter it starts right up. whats wrong with this atv

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Sounds like a short in wiring system, from kill switch to your push button start on handle bar

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SOURCE: i cranked my atv this morning, ran fine. i

check the fuse

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Hey Dave, will the starter turn the engine over at all?? Just because the battery is showing 12V+ does not mean it has any amperage (amperage is what starts your engine - NOT voltage)
Your battery may be getting old... take it to O'Reilly's, AutoZone, or your local battery shop and have the CCA (Cold Cranking Amps) checked, then you will know the real condition of your battery.
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Sounds like the battery needs to be replaced. Take the battery to O'Reilly, Autozone, Advance Auto and have the CCA, (Cold Cranking Amps) checked..(load test).. this will tell you whether the battery is good or not. When you get a new battery.. make sure the connections are clean and tight..put a little heavy grease on the connections to prevent corrosion. This should fix your problem.

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