1999 Polaris PWC Genesis, Ficht, X-45 Service Manual, Page 129Get this manual

1999 Polaris PWC Genesis, Ficht, X-45 Service Manual, Page 129

ENGINE Engine RemovalPolaris Engines 15 If engine will be completely disassembled, remove drive coupler from crankshaft before
to remove coupler CAUTION: 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 Ihe 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 10 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 reinstalled Engine Lifting Eye (2 Required) NOTE: Engine lifting eyes can
be easily fabricated by removing the upper porcelain from spark plug and welding large washer to the spark plug baseInstall