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  1. 481437481438481439 Sorry guys it's been a while....

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    Sorry guys it's been a while.
    Haven't had much time lately,
    Steering parts are cleaning up nicely.

    Some of the new Decals are fitted,
    but I might just leave it like this ?...
  2. Just thought I would give a little update. Not...

    Just thought I would give a little update.

    Not had much time lately but work is still going on.

    Nearly finished with the body, the top half has had a new coat of paint and new decals ready to...
  3. Thanks guys, slowly getting there. 474033

    Thanks guys, slowly getting there.


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  4. 473992473993473994473995 Finally sorted the...

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    Finally sorted the seat out, used a SLX seat and cut the foam to fit over the seat latches.

    Hope to get an update by the weekend regarding the crankshaft status.
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  5. Hopefully I've found someone who can rebuild the...

    Hopefully I've found someone who can rebuild the crankshaft, fingers crossed they can salvage what I have.

    Slow progress at the moment just trying to source the other parts in need....
  6. 472884472885472882472883 Starting to slowly...

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    Starting to slowly clear out all the sand and rat crap from the hull.

    Not sure what the 5 holes under the rear grab handle are for ?

    Also noticed some extra bolts on...
  7. Thanks, I suppose laying out in the sun for a few...

    Thanks, I suppose laying out in the sun for a few years hasn't helped, Temperatures are usually around 120f in the summer.
    There's me all excited about getting the new cover on , oh well another...
  8. Am I missing something here? Is there supposed...

    Am I missing something here?
    Is there supposed to be another piece of seat foam or has it shrunk?
    Also feels like a brick.

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  9. I've found a crank and cases online , fingers...

    I've found a crank and cases online , fingers crossed they are OK.
    If my crank was salvageable I would have to ship it to US or UK to get it rebuilt which is not a viable option.

    Let's see what...
  10. 472609472610472611472612 The crankshaft and...

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    The crankshaft and case doesn't look too good.

    I see there are plenty of cases available online but not too many crankshafts.

    Are the weld marks on the crank from a...
  11. Quick update the flywheel is removed.472519 A...

    Quick update the flywheel is removed.472519

    A little heat and a long bar and it slipped right off.472520
  12. Thanks all, I will keep you posted .

    Thanks all, I will keep you posted .
  13. Looks like I need a new puller , Correct I was...

    Looks like I need a new puller , Correct I was using a harmonic balancer type puller which I've used on a couple of boats ( mercruiser) with no issues. I will have to source the correct one online ,...
  14. Yes TLC is an understatement, I am loving...

    Yes TLC is an understatement, I am loving working on this project, I tried to remove the flywheel today but that thing is tight.
    The pistons have ART printed inside are these originals? Sorry...
  15. The engine is out, Cylinders do not look too bad...

    The engine is out, Cylinders do not look too bad but crank will need rebuilding , it looks like it's been sitting in salty water for a while. Also noticed the center inlet gasket was not fitted...
  16. Thanks, I've sent pics again .

    Thanks, I've sent pics again .
  17. WOW, these exhausts are fun to remove. All the...

    WOW, these exhausts are fun to remove. All the mounts were broken and someone has tried bonding them back on before.

    It looks like the impeller and exhausts are stock ?

    Engine is ready to lift...
  18. The spark plugs are new and the original sales...

    The spark plugs are new and the original sales bill was inside the hull , dated 2012 .
    looks like shes been sitting for nearly 10 years.
    I am planning a complete strip down as im sure its needed.
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  19. Thanks for the feedback , I have attached some...

    Thanks for the feedback , I have attached some more photos. I am learning everything about this Polaris from this forum. It caught my eye when on an online auction , I noticed the MSD and thought...
  20. 1999 Polaris Pro 785 rescued from the desert.

    Hi All, have just purchased a 1999 Pro 785. It has been sitting in a desert compound in Dubai for a few years. I have no idea about its history but it has a few mods MSD , red top carbs etc. Hope to...
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