2000 Polaris Virage TX, SLX, Pro 1200, Genesis, Genesis FFI Personal Watercraft Service Manual, Page 159Get this manual

2000 Polaris Virage TX, SLX, Pro 1200, Genesis, Genesis FFI Personal Watercraft Service Manual, Page 159

http:ReadManm ENGINE Thermostat and Coolant Filter Thermostat Pop Off Assembly If low end performance of the watercraft begins
while the watercraft is in the waterThe thermostat pop off assembly is under tension from an internal springWhen the screws
are removed, the assembly will come apart quickly if not held together firmly1 Remove screws while holding thermostat pop
off assembly firmly togetherCarefully take assembly apartBe careful not to lose any parts2Check thermostat pop off assembly
for debris, such as seaweed, and clean it out3Check condition of rubber elementsAlso check thermostat and housing for corrosionReplace
any parts that appear in poor condition4Assemble thermostat pop off assembly in correct sequenceAssemble carefully to ensure
proper alignment between all internal parts and be sure the gasket or O-ring is properly positionedThe arrow indicates the