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  1. coolant system problem on brute force

    Kawasaki Brute Force/Prairie/Bayou
    I hope someone can help. I have been having problems with my cooling system. I am overheating quickly and notice my reservoir is getting hot. I have never messed with a cooling system before. Water pump impellor is working. no fluid leaking. changed thermostat and temp sensor. took...
  2. radiator water reservoir tube locations

    Kawasaki Brute Force/Prairie/Bayou
    Had bad over heating problems, but my radiator water reservoir was full, so I disassembled the ATV and found the radiator was almost empty, checked the tube that is supposed to feed water from the reservoir to the radiator and it isnt connected. So, does anyone know where to find the attachment...
  3. 09 750i running hot 220-250

    Kawasaki Brute Force/Prairie/Bayou
    Hello I just joined the group here. I purchased an 09 750 brute in may and have been having heat issues on and off since I bought it. I must say though first off it has a custom cage built around the body with a full skidplate that starts about 3 or 4 inches below the bottom of the grille. I...
  4. Prairie overheating

    Kawasaki Brute Force/Prairie/Bayou
    My 2004 Kawasaki Prairie 700 is having a bad overheating problem. The first time it happened it was because the fan wouldn't turn on so I pushed the little reset button on the fan relay and it turned on. Well when I rode it next it overheated again but the fan was on so being that I was out on...
  5. 05 kfx boiling? help plz

    Kawasaki KFX450/KFX400
    ok guys im in a pickle lol after months of talking my friend into buying a quad he finally goes for it and picks up a '05 kfx 400 claiming to have the bore kit to a 440 and a slip on exhaust. i believe that's all for $1800.. runs like a champ, i drive a 250 (ill leave out the model lol) and i...
  6. Temp Light Over Heating

    Kawasaki Brute Force/Prairie/Bayou
    I was out riding this past weekend. 300 miles in 3 days. The last day my temperature light came on. Checked the oil and coolant. Oil was fine. Coolant was low put some in it sucked it down inside and then light came on again this time it was leaking right at the mouth where I put it in, I let it...
  7. Fan trouble

    Kawasaki Brute Force/Prairie/Bayou
    I have an 03 prairie 650 and I love it. I have a farm and I used to use it every day. At least up until this year. A little while back my radiator was leaking and it ended up over heating on me once. As soon as the light came on I turned it off. I ended up taking the radiator in and they removed...
  8. Help! Brute force 750 2013 overheating

    Kawasaki Brute Force/Prairie/Bayou
    Hi the thing is that I have a brute force 750 2013 and is beating me up :mad: The problem is that the ATV is not cooling the right way... For example I run the bike and the water temperature rise to 90*c (Celsius) the fan manage to cool it to 86*, 84* but very slow, some times get the job done...
  9. overheating

    Kawasaki KFX700 V-Force
    just got my 04 kfx 700 couple of days ago, before that guy told me it had sat over three years. I was able to clean out the carbs yesterday with the help of you fine gentlemen. I was all set to go riding tomarrow so i took it up and down the road today to make sure it was ready and then started...
  10. 2000 Lakota Overheating with 2.5 quarts of oil in.

    Kawasaki Mojave/Lakota
    Just bought this Lakota yesterday. When I got it I rode it around and realized there was no oil. So I put in one quart, didn't fill it so I put another in today and it still over heated. Spraying hot water on the engine (hose laying in sun) still caused it to evaporate instantly. I didn't want...
  11. Help! Overheating issues

    Kawasaki Brute Force/Prairie/Bayou
    Just purchased a new 2012 Big Brute 750 with new power steering. Yesterday completed a 50 mile ride with 7 other Polaris ATV's. First 40 miles went fine and I even had to winch one polaris from a mud hole. However, I had to stop 3 times due to overheating. None of the polaris machines had...
  12. I think she is overheating

    Kawasaki Brute Force/Prairie/Bayou
    I have a '05 Prairie 360. It starts up and runs great until... The cooling fan comes on then I can feel alot of heat on my legs, then the engine cuts out and turns off. I have to let it sit before it will start up again. I think it might be running lean and maybe jets might fix it. Can...
  13. 2002 Kawasaki Prairie 650 Overheating/Fan Issues

    Kawasaki Brute Force/Prairie/Bayou
    I have a 2002 Kawasaki Prairie 650; I have been having trouble with my cooling system. When just normal riding you can feel the heat building in the engine and anywhere from 5-10 mins after riding the cooling fan turns on. The fan use to be mostly quiet but now has a growl or louder hum then...
  14. Overheating 06 Brute 650 SRA

    Kawasaki Brute Force/Prairie/Bayou
    Hey guys, So Im having a problem with my brute and its really pissing me off. Seems like every time I take it through a little mud, the radiator fins get clogged up and the sucker starts to overheat and I'm done for the day. I have taken the plastic side pieces off to help the mud drain off...
  15. need help with over heating on fuel injected 750 brute

    Kawasaki Brute Force/Prairie/Bayou
    I just relocated my radiator and I know all the connections are good but it is overheating very easy now. First of all the fan won't work but I road last night and it seemed like water was not circulating through the radiator. The intake from the motor side was boiling hot but the other side was...
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