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Key Features:
  • Kodiak 400 Automatic 4x4 has many of the same great features as big brother Kodiak 450, including four-wheel independent suspension, in a lighter package powered by a fuel-efficient liquid-cooled engine.
  • Fully automatic Ultramatic™ transmission is the most advanced drive system in ATV-ing. An automatic centrifugal clutch maintains constant belt tension for reduced belt wear and Front/Rear-wheel downhill engine braking.
  • On-Command™ In/Out 4WD feature lets you switch between 2WD and 4WD with the simple push of a button.
  • 10.8” inches of ground clearance and high-impact plastic skid plate improve maneuverability and undercarriage protection.
  • Fully independent long-travel four-wheel suspension features double wishbone suspension front and rear with five-way preload-adjustable shocks for maximum control and comfort over rough terrain.


  • Liquid-cooled, 401cc, SOHC, four-stroke single is the best-performing engine in its class.*
  • Semi-oval slide 33mm BSR Mikuni carburetor and high-output DC-CDI ignition deliver incredible throttle response and engine performance at all RPM.
  • Pushbutton electric starting backed up by auxiliary recoil starter.
  • Stainless steel muffler and header design provides superior power characteristics, exhaust sound and durability.
  • Left side–mounted F/N/R shift lever keeps throttle hand free while shifting.
  • Large-capacity aluminum radiator provides maximum cooling efficiency and is positioned high in frame for optimal protection.
  • Compact engine design features a 45° cylinder angle for maximum ground clearance and lower seat height for quick, responsive steering and agility.
  • Gear-driven crankshaft balancer and rubber-damper engine mounts reduce vibration.
  • Fully sealed drive case keeps out water and debris to minimize belt slippage.
  • Specially designed drive system air intake vent prevents overheating and keeps water and mud from entering drive case.
  • Easy-access, tool-free air filter box.


  • Lightweight CAD-designed chassis features outstanding durability with superior rigidity for class-leading agility and handling.
  • Light steering and a class-leading turning radius combine for increased comfort and incredible maneuverability—even in 4WD.
  • Low seat height creates enhanced handling.
  • Fully independent four-wheel suspension features a double wishbone suspension front and rear delivering 6.3 inches and 7.1 inches of travel, respectively, with 5-way preload-adjustable shocks to ensure maximum tire contact—and comfort.
  • Large-diameter ventilated hydraulic front disc brakes deliver tremendous stopping power in a variety of conditions.
  • Direct front shaft drive eliminates U-joint for greater durability and more efficient power transfer when engaged in 4WD.
  • 25 x 8-12 front and 25 x 10-12 rear tires, further boost ground clearance while reducing unsprung weight for lighter, more responsive steering and handling.
  • Heavy-duty composite front carry bar and CV joint guards help prevent damage to boot covers and won’t dent or rust.

Additional Features:

  • Available in four colors including Realtree Hardwoods® High Definition Camouflage for true hunting performance.
  • Steel cargo racks with special, extra-durable wrinkle paint finish feature a combined cargo capacity of 264 pounds (88 front, 176 rear).
  • Standard, center-mounted trailer hitch can hook up over 1100 pounds of payload.
  • Large-capacity, four-gallon fuel tank has a built-in gauge and easy-to-reach petcock valve.
  • Recessed, water-resistant, automotive-type DC power outlet handles wide range of accessories.
  • Water-resistant, large-capacity underseat storage box provides added convenience.
  • Speedometer with tripmeter adds greater versatility and allows rider to keep track of engine maintenance intervals.
  • Plush, specially designed seat widely contoured for incomparable rider comfort.
  • Wide, fully integrated floorboards keep rider’s feet dry and feature serrated footpegs for extra grip in wet conditions.
  • Large front and rear fenders with inner guards offer excellent mud/splash protection.
  • Maintenance-free 18-amp-hour battery provides reliable, cold-weather starting power.
  • Easy-access, underseat marine-spec electrical components ensure maximum protection from the elements.
  • Dual, bright multi-reflector 30-watt halogen bulb headlights with high and low beams.
  • Built in Newnan, GA, USA.

*Includes four-stroke, 300-400cc 4x4 models


  • MSRP*:
         $6,149 Hunter (Hardwoods HD Camo) Available from July 2005
         $5,799 (Hunter Green) Available from July 2005
         $5,799 (Steel Blue) Available from July 2005
         $5,799 (Red) Available from July 2005


  • Type: 401cc, 4-Stroke Single, Liquid Cooled w/ Fan, SOHC
  • Bore x Stroke: 84.5mm x 71.5mm
  • Compression Ratio: 10.5:1
  • Carburetion: Mikuni 33mm BSR
  • Ignition: DC – CDI
  • Starting System: Electric w/ Auxiliary Pull
  • Transmission: Yamaha Ultramatic® V-Belt with Forward, Neut., Rev., Park
  • Engine Braking: Front & Rear Wheel
  • Drive Train: Yamaha On-Command® push button 2WD, 4WD ; Shaft


  • Suspension/Front: Independent Double Wishbone, 6.3” w/ 5-way Preload Adjustment
  • Suspension/Rear: Independent Double Wishbone, 7.1” w/ 5-way Preload Adjustment
  • Brakes/Front: Dual Hydraulic Disc
  • Brakes/Rear: Hydraulic Disc
  • Tires/Front: AT25 x 8-12
  • Tires/Rear: AT25 x 10-12


  • L x W x H: 78.5” x 43.0” x 44.1”
  • Seat Height: 32.7”
  • Wheelbase: 48.5”
  • Turning Radius: 118"
  • Ground Clearance: 10.8”
  • Fuel Capacity: 4.0 Gallons
  • Dry Weight: 578 Lbs.
  • Rack Capacity: 88 Lbs.Fr. / 176 Lbs.Rr.
  • Towing Capacity: 1,102 Lbs.


  • Instrumentation: Speedometer / Odometer & Fuel Gauge
  • Lighting: Dual 30W Krypton Multi-reflector Headlights & 21/5W Brake light
  • DC Outlet: Standard
  • Warranty: 6 Month (Limited Factory Warranty)

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