1999 Polaris PWC Genesis, Ficht, X-45 Service Manual, Page 162Get this manual

1999 Polaris PWC Genesis, Ficht, X-45 Service Manual, Page 162

ENGINE Thermostat and Coolant Filter Thermostat Pop Off Assembly If low end performance of the watercraft begins to deteriorate,
is in the waterThe thermostat pop off assembly is under tension from an internal springWhen the screws are removed, the assembly
will come apart quickly if not held together firmly1Remove screws while holding thermostat pop off assembly firmly togetherCarefully
take assembly apartBe careful not to lose any parts2Check thermostat pop off assembly for debris, such as seaweed, and clean
it out3Check condition of rubber elementsAlso check thermostat and housing for corrosionReplace any parts that appear in
poor condition4Assemble thermostat pop off assembly in correct sequenceAssemble carefully to ensure proper alignment between
all internal parts and be sure the gasket or O-ring is properly positionedThe arrow indicates the direction of water flow