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Old 03-19-2006, 08:52 PM
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Who rides snowmobiles?

Just curious to see if anybody here has sleds. What ya got?
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Old 03-19-2006, 09:30 PM
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Old 03-19-2006, 09:36 PM
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Sounds like a nice sled man...i have a '97 vmax 600 xtc...reverse, elec start, red skid plate, plastic ski upgrade...but im selling it in the fall for either a 4 stroke Yamaha or an XC Polaris. Gonna shoot for 03-04 range.
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Old 03-20-2006, 11:05 AM
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Old 03-20-2006, 12:26 PM
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Old 03-20-2006, 05:22 PM
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Sounds like a nice sled man...i have a '97 vmax 600 xtc...reverse, elec start, red skid plate, plastic ski upgrade...but im selling it in the fall for either a 4 stroke Yamaha or an XC Polaris. Gonna shoot for 03-04 range.
Yeah, its a nice sled.
Dont get an '03 or '04 Yamaha 4-stroke. Those things had terrible suspensions and were known for cracking front w-arms.
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We have a 99 Polaris 600 XC, and an 01 Polaris Indy 500 Classic Touring (reverse, electric start, 2 seater)
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Old 03-21-2006, 08:40 PM
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Yeah, its a nice sled.
Dont get an '03 or '04 Yamaha 4-stroke. Those things had terrible suspensions and were known for cracking front w-arms.
I haven't seen any problems with the A arms whatsoever. But if I steer clear of a 4-stroke it'll be because of weight. Those sleds are heavier and don't have as much rear travel. Not exactly suitable for the type of riding we do.
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Any Yamaha with the ProAction rear suspension (basically anything '97-'04) is known for the front w-arm cracking.
If you dont believe me, just go to www.ty4stroke.com and go to the "suspension-stock" section and read for yourself.
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Old 03-24-2006, 08:51 PM
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well the ones i ride are at the farm i work at and their a old artic cat 2 stroke 2 cyl and a old john deere spitfire and the best thing is that ive got tons of acrage to ride in
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Im going to look at an '82 John Deere Trailfire LX today. The guy wants $300 for it. I figure if its in decent shape and it runs I will go for it. I need a good beater sled to ride in southern Wisconsin.
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