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Polaris Gas Front Track Suspension Shock. Fits many 99-06 Polaris Snowmobiles. See detailed description.

Part #: 04-501

List Price: $94.99

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04-501 - Polaris Gas Front Track Suspension Shock. Fits many 99-06 Polaris Snowmobiles. See detailed description.

Replacement Shock for Polaris Snowmobiles. Not OEM. Application:

03-04 Indy 340 Edge

03-06 Indy 340 Edge Classic

04-06 Indy 340 Touring

00 Indy 500

01-04 Indy 500 Edge

01 Indy 500 Indy Euro

02 Indy 500, Classic

05-06 Indy 500, Classic

99-05 500 XC SP

99 600/700 XC

02-06 550 Classic

05-06 600 Classic

00 600 XC SP

98 600/700 XC

96-98 700 RMK, SKS

99-01 700 SKS

99 500/600/700 XC SP

02/04 Frontier Classic

98-04 Indy Sport Touring ES

01-06 Indy Super Sport

00 Polaris Triumph 600

98-99 XLT SP

One very important point about shock absorbers is that shock absorbers do not support the Snowmobile or ATV weight. Instead, the primary purpose of the shock absorber is to dampen spring and suspensions movement. If your snowmobile or ATV is sagging the problem isn't the shock but the suspension spring(s).

Standard hydraulic shock absorbers use air and oil to cushion the stroke of the shock absorber. A gas shock replaces the air in the shock with pressurized nitrogen gas. The nitrogen in the gas shock keeps it cooler than a hydraulic shock. Also when a hydraulic shock is used on a rough surface (ie: washboard) the hydraulic oil foams or forms bubbles thus reducing it effectiveness. The nitrogen in gas shock absorbers helps to eliminate the potential for the oil to foam.

An additional benefit of a gas shock absorber is that it creates a mild boost in spring rate to your ATV or Snowmobile. This does not mean that a gas charged shock would raise the vehicle up to correct ride height if the springs were sagging.

OEM Replacement This part is aftermarket equipment designed to replace the original manufacturer's part numbers specified here. It is manufactured using high-quality materials, to the same specifications as the original part. Polaris 7041939, Polaris 7041639, Polaris 7041745, Polaris 7041939, Polaris 7042224, Polaris 7041735, Kimpex 04-501
Shock Bottom Eye Diameter 10 mm
Shock Length Closed 8"
Shock Length Open 11"
Shock Top Eye Diameter 10 mm
Shock Type Gas

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