Polaris made several modifications to the 2015 RZR XP 1000, and owners of
older XP1Ks can upgrade to the new CVT cover with a third cooling duct for
$270 (including the upgraded belt), Frogzskin intake pre-filter for $99.99, and
high-clearance radius rods for $499.99.
1 POLARIS CLUTCH COVER UPDATE
The first-year 2014-model XP 1000s were prone to heat-related clutch-belt breakage. During slippage and even
normal use, the extreme horsepower and weight of the XP
1000 would create extensive heat. The original clutch cover
features only one intake and one exhaust duct. The 2015
XP 1000s received a new clutch cover with a large secondary exhaust ducting that truly gets the heat out before it can
damage the belt.
This updated cover provides twice as much airflow, reducing belt temperatures by more than 50 degrees. The new
cover is available as a kit that includes a new clutch cover,
all the necessary ducting, new high-flow intake filters and
an improved clutch belt. Polaris sells this complete kit to
the public for $270, which is barely more than the cost of a