Polaris Octane - 2017 Fuse Box Diagram

Polaris Octane - 2017 Fuse Box Diagram

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Maintenance
Battery
The motorcycle battery is a sealed, maintenance-free battery. Do not remove the battery cap
strip for any reason. Keep the battery connections clean and tight at all times.
Battery electrolyte is poisonous.
It contains sulfuric acid. Serious burns can result from contact with
skin, eyes or clothing.
Antidote:
External
: Flush with water.
Internal
: Drink large quantities of water or milk. Follow with milk of magnesia, beaten egg, or vegetable
oil. Call physician immediately.
Eyes
: Flush with water for 15 minutes and get prompt medical attention.
Batteries may produce explosive gases.
Keep sparks, flame, cigarettes, etc. away.
Ventilate when charging or using in an enclosed space.
Always shield eyes when working near batteries
KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN.
Battery Removal
1.
Remove the seat.
WARNING!
Improperly connecting or disconnecting battery cables can result in an explosion and
cause serious injury or death. When removing the battery, always disconnect the negative (black) cable
first. When reinstalling the battery, always connect the negative (black) cable last.
2.
Remove the fuse box from the frame of the
motorcycle. Use care to avoid pulling or
stretching wires. See page 79. Fold the
wires to the right rear side of the
motorcycle.
3.
Remove the battery hold-down strap.
Tool:
10 mm wrench
4.
Remove the negative (-) battery cable from
the battery terminal. Position the cable
well clear of the terminal.
Tool:
10 mm wrench
5.
Remove the rubber cover from the positive
(+) battery cable and remove the cable
from the terminal. Position the cable well
clear of the terminal.
6.
Tilt the battery slightly rearward, then lift
it away from the motorcycle.
WARNING
Negative (-)
Positive (+)
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Maintenance
Fuse Replacement
The standard fuse box is located under the seat.
This fuse box houses all standard service fuses
and the automatic circuit breakers. Fuse
application and size are provided on a label on
the fuse box cover.
The main vehicle fuse is located on the wiring
harness at the rear of the battery. Remove the
fuse cap to inspect or replace this fuse.
NOTICE:
Use fuses with the recommended
amperage to avoid damage to the
electrical system.
1.
Remove the seat. See page 76.
2.
Press the fuse box release tab inward and
slide the fuse box rearward to remove it
from the bracket. Use care to avoid pulling
or stretching the wires.
3.
Bend the cover clips slightly away from the
cover to remove the cover.
Tip:
Use the fuse puller provided in the tool kit to
remove a fuse.
4.
After replacing a fuse, reinstall the fuse box
cover.
5.
Reinstall the fuse box to the bracket. Make
sure the release tab engages.
6.
Reinstall the seat.
Spark Plugs
Your dealer can assist with spark plug inspections and replacement at the intervals
recommended in the periodic maintenance table. See page 54.
Spark Plug Specifications
Spark Plug Type
NGK MR7F
Spark Plug Gap
.030 inch (0.80 mm)
Spark Plug Torque
7.5 ft-lbs (10 Nm)
Main
Vehicle
Fuse
Cover Clip
Release Tab
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Maintenance
Electrical Precautions
Be aware of the following precautions regarding the electrical system to avoid disruption of
electrical signals and possible system malfunction.
DO use ONLY genuine VICTORY parts and accessories designed for your model, and
follow the instructions provided. Equivalent parts may be used for emissions-related
purposes.
DO use the accessory power jack provided (if equipped).
If it is necessary to provide power to an item that does not use one of the previously
mentioned power jacks, connect to the “hot” side of the starter solenoid with an inline
fuse, and connect the ground wire to the chassis ground located at the left rear section of
the frame under the seat.
DO NOT splice or cut any wires.
DO NOT tap in to any power or ground on the motorcycle unless specifically directed to
do so by the VICTORY instructions that come with the kit.
DO NOT back-probe electrical connectors on the vehicle unless directed to do so by the
VICTORY Service Manual
.
DO NOT power any accessories from the diagnostic connector.
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Warranties
Victory Motorcycles Warranty Policy
Limited Warranty
Victory Motorcycles Division, Polaris Industries Inc., 2100 Highway 55, Medina, Minnesota 55340 gives a TWO
YEAR LIMITED WARRANTY on all components of your VICTORY motorcycle against defects in material or
workmanship. This warranty covers parts and labor charges for repair or replacement of defective parts and
begins on the date of purchase by the original retail purchaser. This warranty is transferable to another owner
during the warranty period through an authorized VICTORY MOTORCYCLES dealer, but any such transfer will
not extend the original term of the warranty. The duration of this warranty may vary by international region based
upon local laws and regulations.
Registration
At the time of sale, the Warranty Registration Form must be completed by your dealer and submitted to
VICTORY MOTORCYCLES within ten days of purchase. Upon receipt of this registration, VICTORY
MOTORCYCLES will record the registration for warranty. No verification of registration will be sent to the
purchaser as the copy of the Warranty Registration Form will be your proof of warranty coverage. If you have not
signed the original registration and received the customer copy, please contact your dealer immediately. NO
WARRANTY COVERAGE WILL BE ALLOWED UNLESS YOUR MOTORCYCLE IS REGISTERED WITH
VICTORY MOTORCYCLES. Initial dealer preparation and set-up of your motorcycle is very important in
ensuring trouble-free operation. Purchasing a vehicle in the crate or without proper dealer set-up will void your
warranty coverage.
Warranty Coverage And Exclusions:
Limitations Of Warranties And Remedies
This limited warranty excludes any failures that are not caused by a defect in material or workmanship. THIS
WARRANTY DOES NOT COVER CLAIMS OF DEFECTIVE DESIGN. This warranty also does not cover acts
of God, accidental damage, normal wear and tear, abuse or improper handling. This warranty also does not cover
any motorcycle, component, or part that has been altered structurally, modified, neglected, improperly maintained
or used for racing, competition or purposes other than for which it was designed.
This warranty excludes damages or failures resulting from: improper lubrication; improper engine timing;
improper fuel; surface imperfections caused by external stress, heat, cold or contamination; operator error or
abuse; improper component alignment, tension, adjustment or altitude compensation; snow, water, dirt or other
foreign substance ingestion/contamination; improper maintenance; modified components; use of aftermarket or
unapproved components, accessories, or attachments; unauthorized repairs; or repairs made after the warranty
period expires or by an unauthorized repair center.
This warranty excludes damages or failures caused by abuse, accident, fire, or any other cause other than a defect
in materials or workmanship and provides no coverage for consumable components, general wear items, or any
parts exposed to friction surfaces, stresses, environmental conditions and/or contamination for which they were
not designed or not intended, including but not limited to the following items:
Wheels and tires
Finished and unfinished surfaces
Suspension components
Fuel injectors/Throttle body components
Brake components
Engine components
Seat components
Drive belts
Clutches and components
Hydraulic components and fluids
Steering components
Circuit breakers/Fuses
Batteries
Electronic components
Light bulbs/Sealed beam lamps
Spark plugs
Filters
Sealants
Lubricants
Coolants
Bushings
Bearings