2000 Polaris Virage TX, SLX, Pro 1200, Genesis, Genesis FFI Personal Watercraft Service Manual, Page 135Get this manual

2000 Polaris Virage TX, SLX, Pro 1200, Genesis, Genesis FFI Personal Watercraft Service Manual, Page 135

http:ReadManm ENGINE DisassemblyInspectionPolaris Engines Crankshaft Main Bearing Inspection 1 Clean crankshaft thoroughly
big end side clearance with feeler gaugeCompare to specifications Connecting Rod (Big End) Radial Clearance 1 Rotate rod
on crankshaft and check for rough spotsCheck radial end play in rod by securing crankshaft in holding fixtureSet up dial
indicator as shown in illustration at rightSupport connecting rod against one thrust washer and apply up and down pressure
on connecting rodRead total movement of indicator and compare to specificationsReplace rod, bearing, pin, and thrust washers
if clearance is excessiveImportant Note: very small amount of radial play is normal and may be barely perceptible when inspecting
by feel Dial Indicator Connecting Rod Crankshaft NOTE: Specialized equipment and sound knowledge of crankshaft repair and