Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: Saratoga Springs, NY
Thanked 750 Times in 492 Posts
Rep Power: 97
welcome to GC. I also have an 02. one thing to say GAS. if it was sitting for any length of time, your ethanol gas probably separated and the ethanol attracted water. That happened to mine. I would start up with the choke on full. As soon as I tried to take the choke off, it would stall. Needed a carb cleaning/rebuild. the gas will leave a film in the carb and clog the needle. look into using a additive for the fuel and in the cans you store gas. I went with the Stabil-fuel marine grade and haven't had anymore problems. you can find more threads on the carb/gas issue and which additive to use on here. look them up and do some research and make your decisions. By the way I ended up taking the hit also just to reset everything and now I put nothing but treated gas in mine. If you can find some gas station that sells non-ethonal fuel, go there. Good luck and enjoy the ride!
2016 Grizzly 700 Special Edition W/EPS - Carbon Metallic
27in Kenda Bearclaw HTR
Ricochet Full Skid Plates w/UMHV
Viper Elite 3000lb Winch w/Amsteel Blue
Totron 12in & 6in LED Light Bars
Yamaha Rear Cargo Box
PowerMadd Guards & Wraps
RotoPax 4 gal Fuel Pack
2009 Rhino 700 Special Edition - Black
27in Sedona Rip Saw on ITP Black SS108 Wheels
Viper Max 4000 w/Amsteel Blue
Ricochet Full Skid Plates, K&N Filter, EZ Steer Power Steering
Totron 12in LED Light Bar & 4 - 3in Cubes
J Strong Roof & Windshield
J Strong Front & Rear Bumpers
J Strong Dual Battery Isolator
2002 Grizzly 660 - SOLD
US Govt survey shows three out of four people make up 75% of the total population.
Last edited by UpstateNYGrizz; 12-10-2009 at 01:23 PM.