2017 Arctic Cat 500 4x4

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2017 Arctic Cat 500 4x4 Specifications

Model Type  Utility
BASE MSRP(US)  $5,999.00
Dealers Arctic Cat Dealers
Warranty  6
Engine Type  Single-Cylinder
Cylinders  1
Engine Stroke  4-Stroke
Cooling  Liquid / Air
Valves  4
Valves Per Cylinder  4
Valve Configuration  SOHC
Bore (mm/in)  89 / 3.5
Stroke (mm/in)  71.2 / 2.8
Displacement (cc/ci)  443 / 27
Starter  Electric / Pull
Fuel Requirements  Regular
Fuel Type  Gas
Fuel Injector  Yes
Carburetor  No
Carburetion Type  Fuel Injected
Transmission Type  Continuously Variable (CVT)
Primary Drive (Front Wheel)  Shaft
Primary Drive (Engine / Transmission)  Belt
Reverse  Yes
Transmission Brand  Duramatic™
Hi / Low Range  Yes
Wheels & Tires:  
Wheels Composition  Steel
Front Tire Diameter (in)  25
Rear Tire Diameter (in)  25
Chromed  No
Tire Brand  Duro
Front Tire Width  8
Front Wheel Diameter  12
Rear Tire Width  10
Rear Wheel Diameter  12
Front Tire (Full Spec)  Duro Kaden 25 X 8-12
Rear Tire (Full Spec)  Duro Kaden 25 X 10-12
Front Brake Type  Hydraulic Disc
Rear Brake Type  Hydraulic Disc
Linked Brake System Front to Rear  Standard
Engine Braking Brand Name  Engine Braking System
Front Suspension Type  Independent Double A-Arm
Front Travel (in/mm)  10 / 254
Front Adjustable Rebound Damping  No
Front Central Suspension Strut  No
Steering Damper  No
Front Stabilizer Bar  No
Rear Suspension Type  Independent Double A-Arm
Rear Travel (in/mm)  10 / 254
Rear Adjustable Rebound Damping  No
Number Rear Shock Absorbers  2
Rear Stabilizer Bar  Yes
Air Adjustable  No
Steering Type  Manual
Steering Control  Handlebar
Technical Specifications:  
Length (ft)  7.07
Width (in/mm)  47.5 / 1206
Height (in/mm)  48 / 1219
Wheelbase (in/mm)  50 / 1270
Ground Clearance (in/mm)  11 / 279
Length (ft/ft)  7
Length (ft/in)  0.8
Dry Weight (lbs/kg)  660 / 299.4
Towing Capacity (lbs/kgs)  1050 / 476.3
Fuel Capacity (gal/l)  5.7 / 21.6
Engine Displacement to Weight (cc)  0.67
Seat Type  One-Piece
Adjustable  No
Seat Material  Vinyl
Seat Location  Driver
Folding  No
Number Of Seats  1
Frame  Steel
Body Material  Plastic
Floor Board Location  Driver
Hand Grips  Standard
Radiator Guard  Yes
CV Boot Cover  Yes
Front Fender  Standard
Rear Fender  Standard
Handlebars  Standard
Front Bumper  Standard
Front Fender Flairs  Standard
Rear Fender Flairs  Standard
A-Arm Skid Plate (Front/Rear)  Yes / Yes
Bash Plate (Front)  Yes
Swing Arm Skid Plate  No
Full Length Skid Plate  Yes
Digital Instrumentation  Standard
Clock  Standard
Tachometer  Standard
Trip Odometer  Standard
Oil Pressure Gauge  Standard
Speedometer  Standard
Hour Meter  Standard
Temperature Warning Type  Gauge
Fuel Level Warning Type  Gauge
Service Reminder  Standard
Voltage Meter  Standard
Warranty (Condition)  Limited
Destination Charge  400
Battery Warranty (Months)  0
Generic Type (Primary)  Utility
Manufacturer Country  USA
Introduction Year  2013
Manufacturer Recommend Minimum Age  16
Parent Company  Arctic Cat
Display Name  500
Photo Gallery  Standard
Tool Bag Mount  Standard
Drive Line:  
Driveline Type  Selectable 4X2 / 4X4
Number Of Driveline Modes  2
Rear Unlocking Differential  No
Rear Solid Axle  No
Differential Lock Location  Front
Towing & Hauling:  
Size (in/cm)  2 / 5.1
Rear Hitch Type  Receiver
Tow Hook  Standard
Power Outlet  Standard
Underseat Storage  Standard
Capacity (lbs/kgs)  100 / 45.4
Glove Box / Dash Storage  Standard
Headlight Mounts  Standard
Halogen Headlight (s)  Standard
Headlight (s)  Standard
Type  Halogen
Paint & Finish:  
Metallic  No

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Not saying it's junk but.
By Cody(Owner), Oct. 20, 2017
We bought this atv early 2017, it now has 400 miles at 200 miles it had fuel pump and speed sensor go bad. At 300 miles clutch went out, and now at 400 miles it is on the shop now for valve seals it is smoking bad. The dealer and articat both say it's not a big deal well it's been in the shop more t... Read Full Review


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By Roger fortin(Owner), Mar. 24, 2018
2017 Arctic cat 500 core model , less then 6 months old , 526 Kim’s on it and the clutch is gone , dealer said it was my fault cause I either pulled to heavy of a trail or went thru deep mud in high range ... well I don’t own or know anyone with a trailer that I can pull and if two feet of mud i... Read Full Review


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By Antoine Marceau(Owner), Jan. 14, 2021
Those model have all problem with the cluch. I change it and now it is perfect. I do mud the summer, I hunt with it and I clear my parking the winter. Very confortable, a lot more than the brp. Finally, with the lock 4x4, this ATV can go anywhere. LOCK 4x4 beat the cam-am by a long way. Read Full Review


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