2008 Polaris Sportsman® 500 EFI

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2008 Polaris Sportsman® 500 EFI Specifications

Identification
Model Type  Utility
BASE MSRP(US)  $6,999.00
Dealers Polaris Dealers
Warranty  6
Insurance
Engine:  
Engine Type  Single-Cylinder
Cylinders  1
Engine Stroke  4-Stroke
Valve Configuration  OHV
Displacement (cc/ci)  499 / 30.4
Carburetion Type  Fuel Injected
Transmission:  
Transmission Type  Continuously Variable (CVT)
Primary Drive (Front Wheel)  Shaft
Reverse  Yes
Wheels & Tires:  
Front Tire (Full Spec)  26 X 8-12 PXT
Rear Tire (Full Spec)  26 X 11-12 PXT
Brakes:  
Front Brake Type  Hydraulic Disc
Rear Brake Type  Hydraulic Disc
Technical Specifications:  
Wheelbase (in/mm)  50.5 / 1283
Dry Weight (lbs/kg)  731 / 332
Fuel Capacity (gal/l)  4.1 / 15.5
Seats:  
Seat Height (in/mm)  33.8 / 857
Number Of Seats  1
Drive Line:  
Driveline Type  Selectable 4X2 / 4X4
Number Of Driveline Modes  2
Limited Slip Differential  Standard
Differential Lock  Standard
Storage:  
Rear Rack  Standard
Front Rack  Standard
Lights:  
Halogen Headlight (s)  Standard

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Do Not Buy
By Justin Thompson(Owner), Sep. 8, 2010
I have had mine for less than two years. In the two years, I've had nothing but problems. Not only with the motorcycle itself, but with Polaris customer service as well. I bought mine brand new. Since I've had it, it has been in the shop 3 different times for a total of about 6 months. My wheel lite... Read Full Review

 

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polaris quality is total pile of sh-t
By zach(Owner), May. 9, 2010
purchased a new 500 efi, and evey time i take it for a ride something brakes! example after 600 miles water pump went bad,seal to water pump leaks,fan for radiator doesent work,gear selector switch to transmission has been replaced twice,cv axle joints been replaced twices. now to elictric problems ... Read Full Review

 

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Double Trouble!
By Bryan Jolley(Owner), Nov. 22, 2011
I purchased 2- 2008 Sportsman 500 EFI's in December of 2009. I also purchased a "in house" 5 year warranty that was supposed to cover the machines bumper to bumper. Of course that was an additional $500 per machine. The ATV's now have 1500 miles each on them. In 1500 miles I have had the f... Read Full Review

 

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By Dennis Alspaugh(Owner), Nov. 20, 2010
I also bought this and have had nothing but problems. It has 200 miles on it right now and Planet power sports of Coldwater Michigan where I bought this from said it sucked the intake gasket in, cost to me $200. Sucked the intake gasket in????? HOW????? Will never buy Polaris again! Read Full Review

 

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Awesome machine!!!!!!
By Nathan hazlett(Owner), Nov. 1, 2018
Durable, this machine meets my expectations and exceeds them. I use this four wheeler every single day and I have a blade on it for 50% of the time winch driven could be a bit stronger but it's good for what it what it is it starts for me every time got plenty of power overall just an outstanding pi... Read Full Review

 

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