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    01-16-2017, 10:32 AM
    CanadianXCR replied to a thread XCR 440 owners. in Polaris
    The allure of a newer machine has bit another, hahaha. Don't blame ya, I still love my old Red Rocket but as time goes on its tough be compete with...
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    01-12-2017, 11:14 AM
    With minimal changes, no. Shouldn't be too hard to find a used engine from a 700 Edge they sold a ton of them so they aren't that rare. You can make...
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    01-09-2017, 04:33 PM
    CanadianXCR replied to a thread 96 xcr 440 carb help in General
    If there was a ton of water, yes. Sometimes if the sled has been sitting a long time and has a lot of water in the fuel, it can freeze and cause...
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    01-08-2017, 02:15 PM
    CanadianXCR replied to a thread XCR 440 owners. in Polaris
    Honestly that's a tricky one BroomStick. It's possible it will be fine but something so out of balance rotating on the end of your crank at 7-8000rpm...
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    01-08-2017, 02:10 PM
    If that clutch hasn't been serviced with that many miles, then it will definitely need a rebuild. Most snowmobile owners have no clue about these...
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    01-06-2017, 05:42 PM
    CanadianXCR replied to a thread XCR 440 owners. in Polaris
    On the bold, those guys are goddamn idiots and don't have a friggin clue. Spin that sucker to 8250rpm and see what happens. The shop I used to work...
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    01-06-2017, 03:41 PM
    CanadianXCR replied to a thread XCR 440 owners. in Polaris
    Ouch Broomstick, that's one fit for the scrap metal bin. You might want to pull it apart and keep the good bits just in case, that's if there are...
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    01-05-2017, 06:17 PM
    CanadianXCR replied to a thread 96 xcr 440 carb help in General
    You have an underlying problem in the fuel system, you must address this first before you start randomly throwing oversized jets in to mask the real...
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    01-05-2017, 12:01 PM
    CanadianXCR replied to a thread XCR 440 owners. in Polaris
    Funny I bought a 97 airbox and it didn't have the recessed mount on the top for the CDI? I saw the 97 sled it came from too, weird. I only wanted the...
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    01-04-2017, 12:33 PM
    CanadianXCR replied to a thread XCR 440 owners. in Polaris
    97's had the regular indy hood intake as mentioned, they had a different air box lid and CDI mounting, also had a different coolant tank and filler...
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    01-03-2017, 05:30 PM
    CanadianXCR replied to a thread XCR 440 owners. in Polaris
    You should be able to find one without too much trouble, even nearly 20 years later the trails are still polluted with those old girls, lol. What's...
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    01-03-2017, 04:51 PM
    CanadianXCR replied to a thread XCR 440 owners. in Polaris
    They sure look like they could get the job done. Have you compared weight vs. stock plastic? When I was thinking about this to address the nut...
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    01-03-2017, 08:50 AM
    CanadianXCR replied to a thread XCR 440 owners. in Polaris
    Actually the plastic pistons are a known problem on these sleds as they age and yes they do come loose and then you drop a valve and BANG, rest is...
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    12-25-2016, 05:24 PM
    CanadianXCR replied to a thread XCR 440 owners. in Polaris
    Paperweights they are, unless you want more scuffed pistons and cracked cylinders. Best to be safe and run the IQR 440 pistons. I had a 90...
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    12-25-2016, 05:20 PM
    Hardly anyone here anymore?! Merry Christmas guys.
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    12-21-2016, 09:39 AM
    CanadianXCR replied to a thread XCR 440 owners. in Polaris
    I have a set of the "updated" SEIZECO pistons as well. After all the BS, lies and horrible customer service, I will never trust another Wiseco...
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    12-20-2016, 03:05 PM
    CanadianXCR replied to a thread XCR 440 owners. in Polaris
    Right now for "off the shelf" options we have two, well really just one. The Polaris IQR 440 pistons p/n 2202155. These are super pricey at $230 CDN...
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    12-20-2016, 02:42 PM
    If you expect help, you should at least post a pic as your description could be a few different possible issues. My interpretation of your...
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About CanadianXCR
Current Sled:
'98 XCR 440 / '14 SBA 800
2007-2008 Miles:
300
2008-2009 Miles:
600
2006-2007 Miles:
300
2009-2010 Miles:
425
2010-2011 Miles:
620
2011-2012 Miles:
340
2012-2013 Miles:
320
2013-2014 Miles:
1400

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'98 XCR 440 "Red Rocket"

370 Mains W/TempaFlow Airbox Vented Under Shelf 1/8 Turn CCW
17.5 Pilots W/UFO's & Torque Flows
P-4 286 Needle Jet W/6DH7 Needles #2 Position W/1 .020 EGT Shim
S53Red Weights, Polaris Almond/Gold W/911 Response Cover
TEAM TSS98 66-44-.46, Red/Blue
22/41 Gearing
Camoplast Ice Ripper
Kimpex Arrow Skis W/Woodys Carbides
Koso EGT/H20/RPM Digital Gauge

'16 Switchback Pro-S 800 Snow Check

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