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When driving my Polaris 400 cuts out so when I pump the

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When driving my Polaris 400...
When driving my Polaris 400 cuts out so when I pump the throttle it clears it's self after .30 seconds. Plus the battery dies frequently?
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Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 10 months ago
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Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 10 months ago

Have you checked the charging system when it is running? Check battery voltage before starting, then check with engine running, is voltage at least 1 volt more? If it is, charging system is working, if not, the charging system is not charging, the stator/alternator needs t be checked and the voltage regulator. As for the engine , the carburetor needs to be cleaned and rebuilt.

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Customer reply replied 10 months ago
I already did the carburetor complete rebuild with no change. As well as checking the charging system where there was no issue. I am assuming I have a short some where . Where I guess would be the best or most common place to start looking in the electrical components for a short or draw? No help with the cutting out issue.
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