1992-1998 Polaris Personal Watercraft Service Manual PN 9912201, Page 303Get this manual

1992-1998 Polaris Personal Watercraft Service Manual PN 9912201, Page 303

ENGINECOOLING Engine Removal Polaris 15 .If engine will be completely disassembled, remove drive coupler from crankshaft
to remove coupler UsewrenA_ Use wrench on the flats of the coupler to removeDo not use coupler removal tool PN 2871037 on
the rubber dampened coupler or misalignment may occur19 Remove engine mount nuts (4) With the aid of chain hoist, lift engine
upward and out of hullEngine alignment shim(s) may be in place on one or more of the engine rubber mount studsNote the number
and location for reinstallationThe number of shims installed in production is written next to each mount with permanent markerEngine
rubber mounts are stressed during removal of mounting nutsBe sure to inspect the mounts carefully and replace if damagedAlways
inspect engine to pump alignment when engine is reinstalledNOTE: Engine lifting eyes can be easily fabricated by removing