1999 Polaris PWC Genesis, Ficht, X-45 Service Manual, Page 164Get this manual

1999 Polaris PWC Genesis, Ficht, X-45 Service Manual, Page 164

ENGINE Crankshaft Indexing Crankshaft Indexing and Genesis Polaris Watercraft crankshafts are pressed together or "indexed"
is mounted concentrically with the crankshaft center lineCut slot in paper or cardboard degree wheel and slide it over the
driveshaft if engine and pump shaft is installed in craftAgain, be sure to secure the degree wheel2 Sharpen coat hanger or
section of welding rod and anchor it to convenient spotPoint the sharpened end at the outer perimeter of the flywheel or
drive coupler mounted degree wheel3Install dial indicator into the magneto end cylinder spark plug hole (front) (#1 )(The
ignition timing is referenced by the magneto end 4Rotate the engine to bring the piston to top dead center (TDC) on the cylinder
with the indicator installed5Locate TDC as accurately as possible by finding the center of the point where there is no piston
movement"Zero" the dial indicator at this paintContinue to rotate the crankshaft in the normal direction of rotation (counter
clockwise as viewed from the rear of the craft) until the dial indicator reads .100" (2.54mm) after top dead center (ATDC)IM