2000 Polaris Virage TX, SLX, Pro 1200, Genesis, Genesis FFI Personal Watercraft Service Manual, Page 132Get this manual

2000 Polaris Virage TX, SLX, Pro 1200, Genesis, Genesis FFI Personal Watercraft Service Manual, Page 132

http:ReadManm ENGINE DisassemblyllnspectionPolaris Engines Piston Pin Needle Bearing Inspection 1 Clean needle bearing in
with magnifying glassLook for any surface irregularities including pitting, wear, or dents2Run your fingernail around the
inside of the rod and check for rough spots, galling, or wear3Oil and install needle bearing and pin in connecting rodRotate
pin slowly and check for rough spots or any resistance to movementSlide pin back and forth through bearing while rotating
and check for rough spots4With pin and bearing centered in rod, twist ends back and forth in all directions to check for
excessive axial playPull up and down evenly on both ends of pin to check for radial playReplace pin and bearing if there