1999 Polaris PWC Genesis, Ficht, X-45 Service Manual, Page 33Get this manual

1999 Polaris PWC Genesis, Ficht, X-45 Service Manual, Page 33

MAINTENANCEfTUNE UP Engine ThermostatPop Off Valve Cleaning If low end performance of the watercraft begins to deteriorate,
316" (.5 cm) hexagonal wrench and flat screwdriver, remove screws while holding thermostat pop off assembly firmly togetherCarefu
lly take assembly apartBe careful not to lose any partsInspect thermostat pop off assembly for debris, such as sand or seaweed,
and clean thoroughly with waterInspect pop off valve for wearSee Ill1Inspect condition of gaskets and rubber partsReplace
any parts that appear crackeddamagedor distortedInspect thermostat and housing for corrosionVisually inspect thermostat for
damage or distortionIt should be closed at room temperatureApply Loctite 242 (Blue) to boltsCarefully assemble thermostat
pop off assembly in the correct sequenceVerify proper alignment of all parts and gasketa-ring during assemblyThe arrow in