My gauge is working fine, but as it got low on gas and the gauge showed it as low, I filled it up but the gauge didn't come back up. Does it need to be restarted or anything to reset? Does it need to be driven a certain distance maybe or should it be instant?
Was wondering if anyone knows how to check a waterpump on a 2013 arctic cat prowler 1000 XTZ My cat overheated and I was not working it that hard Have checked for antifreeze in oil in case it was a head gasket but its clean
Next step will be to check pump and thermostat I know how to check thermostat but clueless on checking pump I did refill rad and the started machine with cap off and coolant level did not change
By Greg Kilgore
We all know summer is hot inside the cabs of our SXS. So I've rigged up a couple of fans to help cool down the cab.
I didn't want to drill the fan's "support rails" into the ROPS (Roll Over Protection System), aka roll bars. So I used water clamps to hold them in place.
I just need to replace the wires I ran with bigger gauge. Then finish the wiring to switches, relays, and battery. But the hardest part. The actual mounting of the fans is complete. Also just in case anyone plans on doing this. I may have to only use 1 fan in the middle instead on 2. Due the the draw on the battery.
The fans are 12", 12V 80W. So I'm figured they were 6.7 amps apiece. Used the WAVe formula to get unknown values Watts=Amps*Volts then solve for unknown. I know the watts and volts from sticker on fan. So just used above formula to get amps. So a 7 amp fuse should be OK and a 10 amp fuse will be good.
So pulling 14 amps from the battery all day may be too much for the charging system to keep up with. And I haven't even installed the radio yet. So I will have to test and let you know.
See pics below.
hello, I’m new to this website and I joined as sort of a last resort. I bought a China built machine, witch was my first mistake, used it on my Farm for Number of years. Then, I broke it. I spent for ever looking for parts. I can’t find any anywhere! So I came to you. Does anyone out there now where who might have anything that will help. I am open to almost anything. My rear has a straight axle like an old car. I could change to other styles. All I need is something to work with. Thanks for listening to me........ Jerry