2000 Polaris Virage TX, SLX, Pro 1200, Genesis, Genesis FFI Personal Watercraft Service Manual, Page 33Get this manual

2000 Polaris Virage TX, SLX, Pro 1200, Genesis, Genesis FFI Personal Watercraft Service Manual, Page 33

http:ReadManm MAINTENANCEITUNE UP Engine ThermostatPop Off Valve Cleaning (FFI1M Watercraft) If low end performance of the
firmly1Using 316" (.5 cm) hexagonal wrench and flat screwdriver, remove screws while holding thermostat pop off assembly
firmly togetherto Carefully take assembly apartBe careful lose any partsInspect thermostat pop off assembly for debris, such
as sand or seaweed, and clean thoroughly with waterInspect pop off valve forwearSee III1Inspect condition of gaskets and
rubber partsReplace any parts that appear cracked, damaged, or 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 the illustration indicates the direction of water flow (away from engine)See III2Internal Pop-off (Longer