Top 10 Polaris General Upgrades and Mods

Best Mods and Upgrades for Polaris General UTV


Get ready to take your Polaris General to the next level with our Top 10 Mods for the Polaris General. The General is already a capable off-road machine, but why settle for ordinary when you can transform it into something extraordinary? With all the many aftermarket modifications available for UTVs, you’ll feel like a kid in a candy store with all these options to choose from! 

We’ve done the hard work for you and hand-selected our ultimate list of top 10 modifications that will elevate your UTV’s performance, style, and overall off-road prowess. Get ready to turn heads and tackle any terrain! 


Upgrading the stock suspension can significantly enhance your off-road experience. Say goodbye to bone-jarring rides and unstable handling, and welcome smoother travel and greater confidence on the trails.

Shock Therapy Suspension for Polaris General UTV

Shock Therapy Suspension offers Dual-Rate Spring Kits, Ride-Improvement System, Steering Racks, and even FOX RC2 shock upgrades for the Polaris General. 

Customizing your UTV is easy with High Lifter upper and lower control arm kits. Add the ground clearance you need to crawl over bigger rocks plus you get the swagger of a lifted stance. Control arms allow for the fitment of larger, beefier tires to give you the 4×4 ride of your life. 


If you want to elevate your SXS‘s performance and appearance, upgrading the wheels and tires is undoubtedly one of the best options. With the right combination of wheels and tires, you can improve handling, traction, and overall performance on road or off-road.

Top 10 Polaris General Upgrades and Mods

The BFGoodrich KR2 Tire is not only a popular choice, but it’s also a tried-and-true performer in the most challenging desert environments. Its aggressive tread pattern and durable construction provide excellent grip and reliability, ensuring you can push your Polaris General to its limits without compromising safety or performance 

The Raceline Beadlock Wheels are not only stylish but are also highly functional, designed to provide maximum strength and durability in the toughest off-road conditions. The A71 Mamba Beadlock is a sought-after option with its aggressive design and superior performance capabilities. Beadlock wheels prevent tire bead separation, ensuring you can conquer any terrain without worrying about losing a tire.


PRP Seats makes a range of high-performance seats for the Polaris General, including the RST and GT/S.E. models, which are excellent choices for improved comfort and support on long desert rides. With over 60+ colors and materials, you can customize the perfect seat for your ride.

Extra options include Front Goggle Pockets, Rear Storage Pockets, Water Paks, Heated Seats, Air Lumbar, and various Diamond Stitches. These options allow you to tailor the seats to your specific needs and preferences for an even more enjoyable off-road experience

Seats for Polaris General

The GT/S.E features a medium containment design, with side bolsters that keep riders secure even on rough terrain, while still allowing for easy entry and exit. The seat also has large harness openings that make it easy to remove and install and it comes with adapters for the factory slider. Additionally, the seat has standard sand and mud drains, which help keep the interior of the vehicle clean and dry. 

The RST features lower containment, this seat allows you to quickly jump in and out of your vehicle, making it perfect for those who value convenience and ease of use. It has more width in the shoulder area and a bowl section at the hips to keep you contained, but with flattened sides towards the front of the seat for an extra-wide spacious feel. 

Want to know which seat is best for you? Check out our post, “Different Seats for Different Riders“!




Adding PRP Seats racing harnesses can provide numerous benefits. Our harnesses offer superior safety and support, ensuring that you and your passengers stay secure and comfortable even during the most intense off-road adventures. Another bonus is that they are also available in various colors and styles, allowing you to customize your vehicle’s interior to your liking while adding an extra layer of protection. 

Polaris General Harnesses for Off-Road

4.2 Auto Style Latch Harness

The 4.2 Auto 4-point harness with 2′′ belts supplies excellent comfort and safety for off-road vehicles. Sewn-in shoulder pads prevent neck chaffing and add extra comfort, especially on longer rides. A quick and easy automotive-style release latch is built into the lap belt of the 4.2, which makes it easy for anyone to use.  

5.3 Harness  

Experience optimal protection and comfort with this 5-point harness, featuring 3″ belts and sewn-in shoulder pads to prevent neck chaffing during extended off-road adventures.”. The 5.3 harness includes EZ adjusters for quick shoulder strap adjustments, a removable sternum strap, and all-black hardware for sleek style. Lap belt bolts in, while the shoulder harness and crotch strap can bolt down or wrap around a roll bar.  

This harness is SFI 16.1 certified for racing.

For more information about our harnesses, visit our post, “What Harness Do I Need?“.  


PRP Seats has got you covered with specially designed storage bags, perfect for your Polaris General. These bags are the ultimate solution for carrying all your gear and supplies on your desert off-road adventures, providing you with the convenience and organization you need to make the most of your trip. 

Storage for Polaris General UTV


Conveniently store extra riding essentials with these front door bags that are easily accessible and located below the door handle.  


Suitable for lightweight tools, belts, clothing, spare rags, and glasses! Convenient zippers are on both sides of the Truss Bag for a universal fit. This means the bag can be mounted on the driver’s side or passenger side or one on each side if two bags is a better fit for your needs 


Baja Designs lights are renowned in the off-road world for their outstanding brightness, extensive beam pattern options, and unparalleled durability, making them the ultimate choice for serious off-road enthusiasts. These lights have been tested and proven to perform flawlessly even in the toughest conditions, supplying unmatched reliability and optimal visibility for when you need it most.

Baja Designs Lighting for Polaris

The Squadron Pro is a compact and powerful LED light that is a significant upgrade over the stock lighting system. It is available in both driving and spot-beam patterns, supplying versatility for different terrain and driving conditions.    


Going without a windshield can be a recipe for disaster. Flying debris and wind can cause significant discomfort and pose serious safety hazards, leading to decreased visibility and increased distractions for you and your passengers. That’s why investing in an aftermarket windshield is a smart choice for any off-road enthusiast.  

Super ATV Windshield for Polaris General UTV

The Super ATV windshield is a high-quality accessory that supplies excellent protection against wind, dust, and debris while you are out on your off-road adventures. Made with durable, scratch-resistant polycarbonate material, it is designed to withstand harsh weather conditions and provide clear visibility even in the toughest environments. 


Adding a skid plate can protect the underside of your vehicle from damage caused by rocks, branches, and other obstacles met while off-roading, saving you time, money, and headaches in the long run 

Top 10 Polaris General Upgrades and Mods

Factory UTV’s 4 Half-Inch Ultra-High Molecular Weight Skid Package is the gold standard for UTV protection systems. Providing unparalleled durability and strength to safeguard your vehicle’s undercarriage from the harsh conditions of off-roading.


Using Rugged Radios can greatly enhance your off-road experience. With these high-quality communication systems, you can easily stay in touch with your fellow riders and navigate through tough terrain with greater efficiency and safety. Rugged Radios also offer superior sound quality and noise-cancelling features, ensuring clear communication even in loud or windy environments.

Rugged Radio for Polaris General

The Rugged Radios RRP696 Intercom System with Bluetooth is a top-of-the-line communication system. It features advanced Bluetooth connectivity, allowing you to wirelessly connect your phone or music player to the system, as well as a built-in intercom system that enables communication between the driver and passengers. With crystal-clear sound and durable construction, the RRP696 is the perfect addition to your Polaris General.


Adding exhaust can boost both the performance and sound quality of your UTV. With a better exhaust system, you can enjoy increased horsepower and torque, while also giving your vehicle a deep and aggressive exhaust note that will turn heads on the trails. 

Stage 5 Exhaust Trinity Racing

The Trinity Racing Stage 5 Dual Slip-On Exhaust System is a popular choice for improved airflow, increased horsepower, and a more aggressive exhaust note. 


We believe that these 10 upgrades are essential for off-roading in a Polaris General and will prepare you to tackle any terrain with the best mods available!


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