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post #1 of 6 (permalink) Old 02-17-2013, 02:08 PM Thread Starter
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Just bought a used 2009 prowler 1000 utv and problem when taking it out is it will only go 40mph top speed,do they have speed limiters on them is yes where to look and also if you can think of what else could be wrong let me know. Thanks
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Just bought a used 2009 prowler 1000 utv and problem when taking it out is it will only go 40mph top speed,do they have speed limiters on them is yes where to look and also if you can think of what else could be wrong let me know. Thanks
someone will chime in and help you out on your 1000,I do know your xtz stock will run around 75 mph,I have a 650 so I dont know a lot about your 1000 efi.has it had any clutch work done to it.just hang in there......welcome aboard the site great members.

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What kind of RPM are you turning at 40mph?

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What kind of RPM are you turning at 40mph?
RD,I dont know if he is hitting rev limiter or what.might be ecu messed up. need more info.

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Rev limiter comes in at like 4200 rpm in 4-lo W/diff locked. also in reverse too. Push override button and hold it for a few while trying to go past that point. If not try changing your fuel filter.



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what gear you in and is it in 4wd Lo .. lock or unlocked ?

75 isn't hard to reach in these 1000's

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