1999 Polaris PWC Genesis, Ficht, X-45 Service Manual, Page 166Get this manual

1999 Polaris PWC Genesis, Ficht, X-45 Service Manual, Page 166

ENGINE Crankshaft Indexing Crankshaft IndexingGenesis FICHT Polaris Watercraft crankshafts are pressed together or "indexed"
fasten degree wheel on the flywheel or output couplerdriveshaftUse large degree wheel for more accuracy, and make sure it
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 wheel2Sharpen 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 bumper tool PN 2872604 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 the top of the cylinder,
making contact with the bumper tool Scribe mark on the degree wheel(See Ill1) 5Rotate the engine in the opposite direction
until similar contact is made with the bumper toolScribe another mark on the flywheel(See Ill2) 6Once both scribes are in