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2005-2009 Polaris Ranger CV Axle & Boot Replacement

This Video covers how to remove inspect and replace a C/V axle and Boot on a 2008 Polaris Ranger. The process is very similar for other like models.

Tools

  • 14 MM Socket
  • 1/2 and 3/8 Ratchet
  • Axle Nut Socket
  • Jack &Jack Stand
  • Wheel Block
  • Slide Hammer 
  • Vise Grip
  • C/V Axle Grease
  • Clamp Crimp Tool
  • Cutters/Snips
  • Screw Driver
  • Pliers, Needle Nose

Brief Overview

  1. Loosen Wheel Lug Nuts
  2. Remove Dust Cap
  3. Remove Castle Pin and Castle Nut
  4. Raise Vehicle Remove Wheel
  5. Remove Brake caliper and secure.
  6. Remove Lower Ball Joint 
  7. Remove Spindle 
  8. Remove Axle from strut/Knuckle
  9. Remove C/V boot clamp
  10. Using Slide hammer and castle nut remove C/V Boot
  11. Clean and inspect components reassemble in reverse order
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2005-09 Polaris Ranger 700 XP Brake Pad Change

This video covers to replace the brake pads on a 2008 Polaris Ranger 700 XP. The process if very similar on other models but the pads are different sizes.

Tools

  • Jack & Jack Stand
  • Wheel Block
  • Breaker Bar or 1/2 Ratchet & 3/8 Ratchet
  • 14 MM Socket 1/2 & 3/8
  • Piston Caliper Press Tool or Larger Pliers
  • Caliper Slide Grease
  • Thread Locker 
  • Rags & Brake Parts Cleaner

Quick Overview

  1. Loosen the 4 14 mm wheel lug nuts
  2. Raise Vehicle
  3. Remove Lug nuts and wheels
  4. Remove 14 mm Bolts on rear of caliper mounting bracket
  5. Remove Slide Pin Insert
  6. Press and release calipers off of slide pin
  7. Install in reverse order.
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