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    263144 Shasta sled skiing is so much fun!!! ...

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    Shasta sled skiing is so much fun!!!


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    Agreed with Simple. Sled insurance is a must....

    Agreed with Simple. Sled insurance is a must. Foremost premium is higher than Progressive at $325 for me, but they paid out full price on my friends totaled sled.


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    I finally ran out of parts to put back on my...

    I finally ran out of parts to put back on my sled! I think I'll head out to Mt. Rose/Relay Peak tomorrow or Saturday to test it out and break in the engine...... or break the engine :FIREdevil
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    Yeah, the really tight engine space prevented me...

    Yeah, the really tight engine space prevented me from unbolting the fuel rail that connects all four injectors together. Oil lines are on the front of the crankcase, injectors are on the back. I was...
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    Daaamnnn, that there are some good photos and...

    Daaamnnn, that there are some good photos and some brutal stuck photos!!!

    Kidwoo, I didn't bother rebuilding the bottom end, the crank felt tight so I just stuck to the top half. The oil lines...
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    There's a weird bleed off function on the 900...

    There's a weird bleed off function on the 900 where when the engine runs it might hold 120-150 psi or so, but in order to use the pull start, the compression tops out about 90psi otherwise a person...
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    It's a 2007 Polaris RMK 900 with almost 3,000...

    It's a 2007 Polaris RMK 900 with almost 3,000 miles. I read somewhere that you're supposed to rebuild the top end on a snowmobile after 3,000 miles and the throttle response seemed just a little less...
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    Haha, I didn't go anywhere near those oil lines,...

    Haha, I didn't go anywhere near those oil lines, except to change the oil filter that connects to the oil reservoir. The crankcase had an inch or two of oil in it before I cleaned it out. No idea if...
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    Ahh, I'm finally making progress on the engine...

    Ahh, I'm finally making progress on the engine rebuild. Even if I don't end up using my sled this season, I think it was worthwhile tearing it apart so that I didn't use it as its possible that I...
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    Can someone tell me how all of this goes back...

    Can someone tell me how all of this goes back together again, please?

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    The radiator fluid and oil came out of the crank case easily by dumping the crank case upside down, then I...
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    Hmm, yeah, I suppose it would be bad to remove...

    Hmm, yeah, I suppose it would be bad to remove the oil coating on the internal crank case and possibly remove oil from the bearings during my rebuild.




    I call sled skiing snowmodigging.

    I...
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    Alright, who has suggestions on how to get...

    Alright, who has suggestions on how to get radiator fluid out of my crank case? I didn't listen to Kidwoo and remove all of the radiator fluid before pulling the cylinder cans on my motor. I guess...
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    Its the no refund or exchange policy that gets...

    Its the no refund or exchange policy that gets you every time.
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    Haha, the new sled money was already spent on the...

    Haha, the new sled money was already spent on the new kid.
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    Yeah, I'm convinced, I'll change the pistons. I...

    Yeah, I'm convinced, I'll change the pistons. I have no idea how to check the crank, but nothing indicates the motor has any major issues right now. Top end parts are about $300, which is cheap...
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    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HguRsF4JSuY ...

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HguRsF4JSuY

    Ok, to answer my own question, I think it is as easy as it looks.
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    Hehe, good point. Hey, is it as simple as it...

    Hehe, good point.

    Hey, is it as simple as it looks? Eight head bolts, a couple radiator lines, a couple electric plugs, and six exhaust bolts to get to the pistons? Then replace pistons, gaskets...
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    So who knows about two-stroke engines? My...

    So who knows about two-stroke engines? My question is should I get the top-end rebuilt this fall, or do a tune-up and keep it running on the old pistons for another year?

    My 2007 RMK 900 has been...
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    Epic five footers mixed with whooping sled riding...

    Epic five footers mixed with whooping sled riding made me laugh! Thanks!
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    Between having a spontaneous dynafit ejection on...

    Between having a spontaneous dynafit ejection on a 35 degree boilerplate slope during a full moon descent, and towing your sled three miles through boondock land, I can't decide which experience was...
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    Shadam, you are spot on about that work. I felt...

    Shadam, you are spot on about that work. I felt hopeless for hours trying to remove the skis. And its really messed up that Polaris uses both standard and metric bolts! What kind of motor vehicle...
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    Aahhh, I recall several days like that not long...

    Aahhh, I recall several days like that not long ago..... much better.
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    160582160583 Oh the joy of sled ownership!...

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    Oh the joy of sled ownership! Here is the exploded view of my RMK 900. I haven't ever had issues with the motor in this sled, but the steering linkage and steering post brackets like...
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    Sick! Where we going?

    Sick! Where we going?
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    Shadam, that sucks. Good luck on the retrieval. ...

    Shadam, that sucks. Good luck on the retrieval.

    Mannix, the snow was hero quality with regard to being grippy and being able to sled anywhere. Dhelihiker had no issues dropping that line, although...
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    Tahoe finally got enough snow this season to...

    Tahoe finally got enough snow this season to break out the toys,

    http://i95.photobucket.com/albums/l128/romannelson/4f4f41b4-95ad-4f68-9a83-0ec4fe2b975f.jpg

    and for Dhelihiker to practices his...
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    I'm loving the K-Truck the poachninja sled is...

    I'm loving the K-Truck the poachninja sled is parked in. I was so jealous and stoked to have seen a few sleds being driven around in the K-trucks in Hakuba this year.
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    I recommend the Ski Doo backcountry clown car...

    I recommend the Ski Doo backcountry clown car
    http://i95.photobucket.com/albums/l128/romannelson/DSC00143-2.jpg

    http://i95.photobucket.com/albums/l128/romannelson/DSC00146.jpg
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