2013 800 Switchback Pro R for sale question - HCS Snowmobile Forums

Rush/Switchback (Pro-Ride Chassis) This is a brand-specific forum and a 100% NO BASH Zone. Posts on this forum are assumed to be questions aimed at similar model owners, and are not looking for comments of a sarcastic or "bashing" nature. Please be aware that if you violate this policy you are in danger of losing your posting privileges on this website.The calling out or posting of another members personal information IE phone number or address is prohibited.

Like Tree2Likes
  • 1 Post By 1fastpolaris
  • 1 Post By Frankie406
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 07-22-2019, 12:39 AM   #1 (permalink)
Super Advanced Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2019
Posts: 195
Current Sled(s): Polaris 600
Previous Sled(s): 1 SkiDoo 2 Arctic Cats and 6 Polaris and assorted others
Location: North of Minneapolis
Favorite Riding Area: Hayward WI area, Up North
19-20 Mileage:
18-19 Mileage: Who Counts
Default 2013 800 Switchback Pro R for sale question

Have a friend with a 2013 800 Switchback Pro R for sale. It is in excellent condition with several upgrades and runs great. Had a Bikeman upgrade kit put in at 2700 miles for peace of mind and the sled now has 3600 miles on it. He is asking $4,500 for it. Is this sled worth considering or no? Any future problems to look out for? I have read a lot of posts on the 2013 period 800 engines with a lot of positives and negatives.
Drift19 is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 07-22-2019, 08:25 AM   #2 (permalink)
Super Advanced Member
 
1fastpolaris's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2012
Posts: 2,045
Current Sled(s): 2020 SBA 850
Previous Sled(s): 12SWB600 09D8 05XC800 00XC500
Location: Chicagoland
Favorite Riding Area: UP and N. WI
Age: 38
Riding Since: 1984
Default

That's not a terrible price if it is super clean. The 13s had a better ECU than prior years. Thats a great trail sled. The Axys version is better, but the pro r is excellent machine in my opinion. I have a 12 600 pro r switch and love it. I would check the usual stuff when buying a used sled. At that milage a shock rebuild is due.
Drift19 likes this.
__________________
Support the sport! Join a club!

I&M Trailblazers Snowmobile Club member
Channahon, IL
1fastpolaris is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-22-2019, 08:29 AM   #3 (permalink)
Super Advanced Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2017
Posts: 1,924
Current Sled(s): 2013 Rush Pro R 800 retro 2001 XCSP 700
Location: Mn
19-20 Mileage:
18-19 Mileage: 1400
17-18 Mileage: 1200
16-17 Mileage: 1000
Default

That's a good price for that, and it has the top end done, so that is good. It's a used snowmobile, anything can happen, but it's a fun sled for sure.
Drift19 likes this.
Frankie406 is online now   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 04:21 PM.



Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2019, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0
vBulletin Security provided by vBSecurity v2.2.2 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2019 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
User Alert System provided by Advanced User Tagging (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2019 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.