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• Keep this Operator’s Guide and the Safety Handbook with the vehicle at all times. AFTER SALES SERVICE BOMBARDIER RECREATIONAL PRODUCTS VALCOURT, QUEBEC CANADA J0E 2L0 Printed in Canada (vmo2000_002a.fm AP) ® *Trademarks of Bombardier Inc.
© 1999 Bombardier Inc. All rights reserved. • Congratulations on your purchase of a The information and components/ new Bombardier all-terrain vehicle system descriptions contained in this (ATV). It is backed by the Bombardier document are correct at the time of warranty and a network of authorized publication. Bombardier Inc. • Indicates a potenial hazard that could result in serious injury or death. NOTICE...SPECIAL SAFETY MESSAGES..
OPERATION WARNINGS..BOMBARDIER LIMITED WARRANTY 2000 BOMBARDIER ATV ALL-TERRAIN VEHICLE.. 33 FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS.35 LOCATION OF THE IMPORTANT LABELS.37 HOW TO IDENTIFY YOUR ATV.. • LIQUIDS...55 Fuel...Engine/Transmission Oil..Engine Coolant..Brake Fluid...Battery Electrolyte... BREAK-IN PERIOD..60 Engine... 10-Hour Inspection..
PRE-OPERATION CHECK..61 OPERATING INSTRUCTIONS..62 General...Initial Cold Starting.. Warm Engine Starting..Emergency Manual Starting..Stopping the Engine.. • NOTICE The Operator’s Guide and Safety Handbook have been prepared to ac- quaint the owner/operator of a new ve- hicle with the various vehicle controls, maintenance and safe operating in- structions. They are indispensable for the proper use of the product. This guide uses the following symbols.
• SPECIAL SAFETY MESSAGES AN ATV IS NOT A TOY AND CAN BE • Never consume alcohol or drugs be- HAZARDOUS TO OPERATE. Fore or while operating this ATV. An ATV handles differently from other • Never operate at excessive speeds. Vehicles including motorcycles and Always go at a speed that is proper cars. • • Always follow proper procedures • Always check for obstacles before for climbing hills as described in the operating in a new area.
Never at- Operator’s Guide and the Safety tempt to operate over large obsta- Handbook. Check the terrain care- cles, such as large rocks or fallen fully before you start up any hill. • HOW TO AVOID THE HAZARD Beginning and inexperienced operators should complete the certified training course offered by Bombardier Inc.
They should then regularly practice the skills learned in the course and the operating techniques de- scribed in the Operator’s Guide and the Safety Handbook. • ATV safely and may be involved in a serious acci- dent. HOW TO AVOID THE HAZARD No one under 16 should operate a Bombardier ATV.
• WARNING V00A02Q POTENTIAL HAZARD Carrying a passenger on this ATV. WHAT CAN HAPPEN Greatly reduces your ability to balance and control this ATV. Could cause an accident, resulting in harm to you and/or your passenger. HOW TO AVOID THE HAZARD Never carry a passenger. • WARNING V00A03Q POTENTIAL HAZARD Operating this ATV on paved surfaces.
WHAT CAN HAPPEN The ATV's tires are designed for off-road use only, not for use on pave- ment. Paved surfaces may seriously affect handling and control of the ATV, and may cause the vehicle to go out of control. HOW TO AVOID THE HAZARD Never operate the ATV on any paved surfaces, including sidewalks, drive- ways, parking lots and streets. • WARNING V00A04Q POTENTIAL HAZARD Operating this ATV on public streets, roads or highways.
WHAT CAN HAPPEN You can collide with another vehicle. HOW TO AVOID THE HAZARD Never operate this ATV on any public street, road or highway, even a dirt or gravel one.
• WARNING V00A06Q POTENTIAL HAZARD Operating this ATV without wearing an approved motorcycle helmet, eye protection and protective clothing. WHAT CAN HAPPEN Operating without an approved motorcycle helmet increases your chanc- es of a severe head injury or death in the event of an accident.
Operating without eye protection can result in an accident and increases your chances of a severe injury in the event of an accident. • WARNING V00A07Q POTENTIAL HAZARD Operating this ATV after consuming alcohol or drugs. WHAT CAN HAPPEN Could seriously affect your judgment. Could cause you to react more slowly. Could affect your balance and perception. Could result in an accident. HOW TO AVOID THE HAZARD Never consume alcohol or drugs before or while driving this ATV.
• WARNING V00A08Q POTENTIAL HAZARD Operating this ATV at excessive speeds. WHAT CAN HAPPEN Increases your chances of losing control of the ATV, which can result in an accident. HOW TO AVOID THE HAZARD Always travel at a speed which is proper for the terrain, visibility and op- erating conditions, and your experience.
• WARNING V00A09Q POTENTIAL HAZARD Attempting wheelies, jumps and other stunts. WHAT CAN HAPPEN Increases the chance of an accident, including an overturn. HOW TO AVOID THE HAZARD Never attempt stunts, such as wheelies or jumps. Don't try to show off. • WARNING POTENTIAL HAZARD Failure to inspect the ATV before operating. Failure to properly maintain the ATV.
WHAT CAN HAPPEN Increases the possibility of an accident or equipment damage. HOW TO AVOID THE HAZARD Always inspect your ATV each time you use it to make sure the ATV is in safe operating condition. • WARNING V00A0BQ POTENTIAL HAZARD Removing hands from handlebars or feet from footpegs during operation. WHAT CAN HAPPEN Removing even one hand or foot can reduce your ability to control the ATV or could cause you to lose your balance and fall off the ATV. If you remove a foot from the footpegs, your foot or leg may come into contact with the rear wheels, which could injure you or cause an accident.
• WARNING V00A0CQ POTENTIAL HAZARD Failure to use extra care when operating this ATV on unfamiliar terrain. WHAT CAN HAPPEN You can come upon hidden rocks, bumps, or holes, without enough time to react. Could result in the ATV overturning or going out of control.
HOW TO AVOID THE HAZARD Go slowly and be extra careful when operating on unfamiliar terrain. • WARNING V00A0DQ POTENTIAL HAZARD Failure to use extra care when operating on excessively rough, slippery or loose terrain. WHAT CAN HAPPEN Could cause loss of traction or vehicle control, which could result in an accident, including an overturn. HOW TO AVOID THE HAZARD Do not operate on excessively rough, slippery or loose terrain until you have learned and practiced the skills necessary to control the ATV on such terrain. • WARNING V00A0EQ POTENTIAL HAZARD Turning improperly. WHAT CAN HAPPEN ATV could go out of control, causing a collision or overturn. HOW TO AVOID THE HAZARD Always follow proper procedures for turning as described in the Opera- tor’s Guide and the Safety Handbook.
Practice turning at low speeds be- fore attempting to turn at faster speeds. • WARNING V00A0QQ POTENTIAL HAZARD Operating on excessively steep hills. WHAT CAN HAPPEN The vehicle can overturn more easily on extremely steep hills than on level surfaces or small hills. HOW TO AVOID THE HAZARD Never operate the ATV on hills too steep for the ATV or for your abilities. Practice on smaller hills before attempting larger hills. • WARNING V00A0FQ POTENTIAL HAZARD Climbing hills improperly. WHAT CAN HAPPEN Could cause loss of control or cause ATV to overturn.
HOW TO AVOID THE HAZARD Always follow proper procedures for climbing hills as described in the Operator's Guide and the Safety Handbook. Always check the terrain carefully before you start up any hill.
• WARNING V00A0GQ POTENTIAL HAZARD Going down a hill improperly. WHAT CAN HAPPEN Could cause loss of control or cause ATV to overturn. HOW TO AVOID THE HAZARD Always follow proper procedures for going down hills as described in the Operator's Guide and the Safety Handbook. NOTE: A special technique is required when braking as you go down a hill. • WARNING V00A0HQ POTENTIAL HAZARD Improperly crossing hills or turning on hills. WHAT CAN HAPPEN Could cause loss of control or cause ATV to overturn. HOW TO AVOID THE HAZARD Never attempt to turn the ATV around on any hill until you have mastered the turning technique as described in the Operator's Guide and the Safety Handbook on level ground. 2018 Polaris Scrambler 400 Manual.
• WARNING V00A0IQ POTENTIAL HAZARD Stalling, rolling backwards or improperly dismounting while climbing a hill. WHAT CAN HAPPEN Could result in ATV overturning.
HOW TO AVOID THE HAZARD Use proper gear and maintain steady speed when climbing a hill. If you lose all forward speed: Keep weight uphill. • WARNING V00A0JQ POTENTIAL HAZARD Improperly operating over obstacles.
WHAT CAN HAPPEN Could cause loss of control or a collision. Could cause the ATV to overturn. HOW TO AVOID THE HAZARD Before operating in a new area, check for obstacles. Never attempt to ride over large obstacles, such as large rocks or fallen trees.
• WARNING V00A0KQ POTENTIAL HAZARD Skidding or sliding improperly. WHAT CAN HAPPEN You may lose control of this ATV. You may also regain traction unexpectedly, which may cause the ATV to overturn.
HOW TO AVOID THE HAZARD Learn to safely control skidding or sliding by practicing at low speeds and on level, smooth terrain. • WARNING V00A0LQ POTENTIAL HAZARD Operating this ATV through deep or fast flowing water. WHAT CAN HAPPEN Tires may float, causing loss of traction and loss of control, which could lead to an accident. HOW TO AVOID THE HAZARD Never operate this ATV in fast flowing water or in water deeper than that specified in the Operator's Guide and the Safety Handbook. • WARNING V00A0MQ POTENTIAL HAZARD Improperly operating in reverse.