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HONDA'S
FOURTRAX FOREMAN 400

Model Year 2000

With the big power and torque of a 395cc engine, the 2000 Foreman 400 is the value leader of heavy-duty four-wheel-drive ATV machines.

FourTrax Foreman 400




Engine

Chassis/Suspension
Additional Features
Available Accessories
Specifications

 
Features & Benefits


Engine

  • Powerful, compact OHV air-cooled 395cc engine is longitudinally mounted to allow direct drive-shaft alignment to both front and rear wheels for fewer frictional losses.

  • Overhead-valve design offers a wide, easy-to-use powerband and compact engine dimensions, with light weight of 111 pounds.

  • Dust-resistant air intake system.

  • Closed crankcase vent system safeguards against engine oil contamination.

  • Rubber-cushion engine mounting and gear-driven counterbalancer reduce vibration.

  • Super-heavy-duty automatic clutch with a low, 1750-rpm engagement point for excellent drivability and towing capacity.

  • Five-speed transmission with reverse includes an ultra-low first gear.

  • Full-time four-wheel-drive.

  • Convenient electric starter, with auxiliary recoil starter and an internal decompression system.

  • Wet sump with large, 3-quart capacity.

  • High-flow oil cooler with cooling fan helps control engine temperatures.

  • Solid-state CD ignition with electronic advance for good performance and reliability.

  • Powerful, 310-watt AC generator.

  • Snorkel-type air intake system is specially designed for water crossings.

  • USDA-qualified spark arrester/muffler is constructed of stainless steel.


Chassis/Suspension

  • Simple yet rugged D-channel twin-spar design forms the two main frame members, with steel double-cradle lower frame tubes.

  • Maintenance-free shaft drive with limited-slip front differential routes power directly from the longitudinally mounted engine without inefficient directional changes.

  • Independent double-wishbone front suspension uses Showa shock absorbers to give 4.3 inches of travel.

  • Steel swingarm and dual Showa rear shock absorbers give 4.3 inches of travel.

  • Steering mechanism design features light effort and a tight turning radius of 11.5 feet.

  • Dual sealed front hydraulic drum brakes and sealed rear mechanical drum.

  • Standard over-fenders give excellent mud protection.

  • Tires designed especially for the Foreman 400 feature aggressive tread patterns for excellent traction.


Additional Features

  • Multi-function speedometer/hourmeter features tripmeter and enhanced low-speed monitor function. The first two-thirds of the 180-degree needle-sweep registers speeds from 0-15 mph in 1-mph increments, to allow precise monitoring of vehicle speed for effective application of liquid and solid materials from spraying and spreading equipment. The remaining one-third of the sweep measures speed up to an indicated 45 mph. The hourmeter function helps to monitor use for maintenance and other record-keeping functions.

  • Large cargo racks front and rear allow payloads of 66 and 132 pounds respectively.

  • Heavy-duty trailer hitch with towing capacity of 850 pounds.

  • Large, lightweight plastic fuel tank with 3.2-gallon capacity.

  • Reusable foam air filter.

  • Fuel gauge is standard equipment.

  • Unique rear-opening storage compartment allows access when rack is loaded.

  • Triple-headlight system with single 45-watt upper light and dual 25-watt lower lights.

  • Constant-velocity-joint boot guards help prevent damage to boot covers.

  • Maintenance-free battery.

  • Neutral, reverse and oil temperature lights.

  • Durable, comfortable, easy-to-use controls.

  • Keyed ignition switch for added security.

  • Standard-equipment mud flaps.

  • Triple skidplates.

  • Handlebar switches, controls and warning labels use internationally approved ISO graphic symbols.

  • Easy-to-use parking brake.

  • Handlebar-mounted choke lever.

  • Standard tool kit includes a tire pressure gauge.

  • G.V.W.R. is 1058 pounds.

  • Assembled in Marysville, Ohio.

  • Transferable six-month limited warranty.


Available Accessories

  • 12-volt DC connector.

  •  Flag kit.

  • Work stand.

Specifications

  • Model TRX400FW

  • Engine Type 395cc air-cooled OHV longitudinally mounted
    single-cylinder four-stroke

  • Bore and Stroke 86mm x 68mm

  • Carburetion 32mm piston-valve

  • Ignition Solid-state CD

  • Starter Electric with auxiliary recoil

  • Clutch Automatic

  • Transmission Five-speed with reverse and ultra-low first gear

  • Driveline Direct front and rear drive-shafts with limited-slip front differential

  • Suspension
    Front: Independent double-wishbone; 4.3 inches travel
    Rear: Swingarm with dual shocks; 4.3 inches travel

  • Brakes
    Front: Dual sealed hydraulic drum
    Rear: Sealed drum

  • Tires
    Front: 24 x 8-11
    Rear: 24 x 10-11

  • Length 76.5 inches

  • Width 45.5 inches

  • Height 43.1 inches

  • Seat Height 30.9 inches

  • Ground Clearance 7.3 inches

  • Wheelbase 48.8 inches

  • Turning Radius 11.5 feet

  • Dry Weight 553.0 pounds

  • Fuel Capacity 3.2 gallons including 0.7-gallon reserve

  • Colors Red, Olive, Beige

RECOMMENDED FOR RIDERS
16 YEARS OF AGE AND OLDER.


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