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I have a 2003 polaris ranger 500. what operates the gear

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I have a 2003 polaris ranger 500. what operates the gear lights on the dash
JA: Have you checked the fuses? The dashboard bulbs?
Customer: Yes sir
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Looking at it myself the R and N lights so come on
JA: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?
Customer: no
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Motorcycle
Expert:  Louie replied 1 year ago.

Hi, I’m Louie. Sorry you had to wait awhile but I’ll do my best to help.

Initially and to my recollection, there would be a gear position/transmission sensor; i.e. actually a multi-position switch.

Expert:  Louie replied 1 year ago.

Please click HERE for the location of the transmission switch.