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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Excellent machine
By CW Collie(Owner), Oct. 25, 2018
Bought my Polaris Sportsman brand new and have never had a problem. Recently gave it to my son and bought myself Polaris Ranger. Read Full Review

 

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One single issue
By James Thomas(Owner), Jun. 1, 2016
The only major issue I have had with my machine was the sprauge carrier in the front gear case breaking while it wasn't a cheap fix I did run it for years with it broken and on top of that I have been hard on it so I am not complaining about the only major break I have had however I still think it c... Read Full Review

 

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Great atv
By Michael(Owner), Aug. 2, 2015
We have 3 of these on our farm 2 efi and a carberated. Both efi have about 6k miles and the other 1800. Only problems we ever had is the constant velocity was grinding on one and replacing the electric celenoid under the seat. We use them for farm work and work them way past their recommended work l... Read Full Review

 

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Tops in Comfort - Average Reliability
By Patrick Ryan(Owner), Dec. 20, 2014
I had this machine since new in 2008. It's pretty powerful and it's the most comfortable ATV I've ever ridden, by far. It might also be the best handling ATV I've ever ridden. Even friends of mine with Honda's have driven it and agree it's the Cadillac of ATV's. The EFI works perfect, the AWD is fan... Read Full Review

 

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After Riding Hard for 3 Years
Feb. 27, 2011
I would have to say there are better machines. I own a Sportsman X2 and have had numerous problems with it. They are as follows.

1) Throttle cable tension loosened up and caused backfire when letting off of the throttle. Wouldn't idle either. This problem was not so bad after I figured it out with ... Read Full Review

 

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