2001 Polaris SLX, PRO 1200, Virage TX, Genesis, Virage TXi, Genesis i Personal Watercraft Service Manual, Page 43Get this manual

2001 Polaris SLX, PRO 1200, Virage TX, Genesis, Virage TXi, Genesis i Personal Watercraft Service Manual, Page 43

Maintenance Electrical ComponentsContinued Replenishing Battery Fluid The fluid level should be kept between the upper and
may be present in the engine compartment and spark could ignite them which could cause personal injuryWhen re-installing
battery connect black (negative) cable last WARNING Keep the battery away from sparks and open flames during charging because
the battery gives off gases which are explosiveIf you smell fuel do not attempt to charge the batteryWhen using battery charger
connect the battery to the charger before turning on the chargerThis prevents the possibility of sparks at the terminals
which could ignite the battery gasesDo not connect charger cables to the battery unless the charger is unplugged1Remove caps
from cellsAdd distilled water jf necessary to bring electrolyte up to proper level2Connect battery to chargerSet charging
rate at 1.9 amps (maximum) and charge battery for ten hours During charging, if the electrolyte temperature rises above 115F
(45C) or if battery feels hot when touched, reduce the charging rate to lower the temperature and increase the charging time3After