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  1. MXZ / Legend / Summit / Grand Touring / Formula
    Took the 1998 Formula Z 670 out for a final rip yesterday. Here's what happened. Starts fine on first pull. Idles perfectly. Runs well. No issues with throttle. 135psi on each cylinder. When 3/4 throttle, it runs around 6000rpm's (according to gauge). At full throttle it revs up to...
  2. MXZ / Legend / Summit / Grand Touring / Formula
    My 96 formula z was a 583 now had a 670 in it.Everything used to work great now not so much. No gas gauge, no temp gauge no hand warmers. But my tach and lights work. Bad ground? Bad fuse/broken power wire?
  3. MXZ / Legend / Summit / Grand Touring / Formula
    hello all so i just found this site, got some awesome info and help im in a predicament i had a sled givin to me its a 1996 formula s but the moter is a 670 rotax. i didjnt expect much from a free sled but i was surprised it was a nice clean looking sled. Further looking into after sittting...
  4. MXZ / Legend / Summit / Grand Touring / Formula
    Hi, I recently inherited a 94 formula z. It was sitting in a damp garage in northern wisconsin for the last 12 years though. The engine holds compression surprisingly about 130 on each cylinder. But the chaincase grenaded before it was parked and alot of the rear supenion parts are seized I...
  5. General Discussion
    Just looking to see if some more experience can help. A friend of mine and myself are going to put a Rotax 583 RAVE liquid cooled motor out of a 1996 Formula Z on our go kart build. Was wondering if the pump in the engine would pump the coolant above our heads and thru the radiator we have. Any...
  6. MXZ / Legend / Summit / Grand Touring / Formula
    I have a 1998 formula z 670 that has been giving me troubles lately. it was running great for about 2 weeks, then one day right after I hit 120k on the lake the engine became really loud and sluggish. It does have a can on it. when it started becoming louder and sluggish it sounded so bad that...
  7. MXZ / Legend / Summit / Grand Touring / Formula
    I just bought a 1997 Ski Doo Formula Z 583 this spring and I'm wondering is it a good trail sled? Is it good in the powder? The sled I had before is a Polaris XCR 440 how does it compare to that? It has a 136" track and 1 1/4 lug. It has Mbrp can and Simmons Flexi Ski's. I've only taken it out...
  8. MXZ / Legend / Summit / Grand Touring / Formula
    HI all, I have a 1998 Formula Z that has been kinda converted to a Summit by the PO. The Chain case has been dropped and rolled and a 136" SC10 from an 01 Summit skid replaced the ARC skid. Also has a 2" paddle off of a 136 RMK. I added Summit coolers and ice scratchers to help with the temp...
  9. Sleds For Sale
    Item: SOLD 94 Formula Z 583 Category: Sled Year: 1994 Location: Pleasant Prairie, WI 53158 Price: $550 94 Ski-Doo Formula Z 583 R.A.V.E with only 3,618 miles. I have been the 2nd owner since 1999 and the sled has been stored indoors since 94', regular maintenance done each season. This sled is...
  10. MXZ / Legend / Summit / Grand Touring / Formula
    I have a 1995 formula z with a 583 in it. I rebuilt the engine, the crank was professionally rebuilt, I rebuilt the top end and assembled the whole engine. I followed the book for setting the rotary valve with the mag at tdc and the plate aligned with the mark. It turns over harder than before...
  11. Mach Z / Mach 1 / Formula III Triples
    I have a 96 Formula Z 583 that is in rough shape but seems to run alright. I picked up a 98 MXZ with no engine for $150 that looks real good and want to swap it over. I know the Form Z is an F series and the mxz is an S series frame but not sure what it will mean for an engine swap. Is it...
  12. MXZ / Legend / Summit / Grand Touring / Formula
    I've read a lot of posts on leaking gas fixes and am in the middle of working on it myself today. Sled has 2986 miles but very few in last 9 years including none last winter. First noticed gas when tipped up on trailer after being stored for 2 years, i.e. did not pull over or run and gas had...
  13. MXZ / Legend / Summit / Grand Touring / Formula
    I have a 1995 formula z 583. I read that upgrading the suspension to the sc10ii really improves the ride. I know when I added composies skiis replacing that heavy metal made a huge improvement. I am considering adding the sc10ii suspension to my machine. The question that I have is do I have to...
  14. MXZ / Legend / Summit / Grand Touring / Formula
    I took my sled out for a ride today and grazed a stump. I ended up bending the left trailing arm. My sled is a 1997 Formula Z with the 583 motor. Ive looked everywhere for a replacement and it seems the part is discontinued but im not sure on the part number. This trailing arm has the sliding...
  15. MXZ / Legend / Summit / Grand Touring / Formula
    i know i can search ebay and a few other sites but im curious what dootalk can bring my way. im looking for a stator for a 94 formula z 583. i know its not a part people have lying around. but if anybody has one i am looking so please reply if you can help.
  16. MXZ / Legend / Summit / Grand Touring / Formula
    i have a Formula z 583 r.a.v.e. and it will not stay running with out backfiring and stalling(due to cylinder 1 overloading n having irratic spark). it ran fine when i had it in garage. motor was rebuilt n has newer looking carbs. i have cleaned carbs, floats are good, put clean gas in it...
  17. MXZ / Legend / Summit / Grand Touring / Formula
    i have a 94 ski doo formula z 583 r.a.v.e. i need to know if it has a coil or a cdi box??? n how to tell difference if they use both........ im a new ski doo owner.
  18. MXZ / Legend / Summit / Grand Touring / Formula
    i have a 94 ski doo formula z 583 r.a.v.e. i need to know if it has a coil or a cdi box??? n how to tell difference if they use both........ im a new ski doo owner.
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