2001 Polaris SLX, PRO 1200, Virage TX, Genesis, Virage TXi, Genesis i Personal Watercraft Service Manual, Page 177Get this manual

2001 Polaris SLX, PRO 1200, Virage TX, Genesis, Virage TXi, Genesis i Personal Watercraft Service Manual, Page 177

CarburetionExhaust Reed Valve Removal Reed Removal 1Remove air box inlet and hose clampRemove air Remove Remove box cover
1Thoroughly inspect condition of reed valve stuffers, Thoroughly condition reed reed valves and gasketsReplace if necessaryreed
gasketsReplace necessary2Reed valves are sometimes held open by carbon or Reed valves open other small particlesRemove screws
from reed small particlesRemove reed stopRemove the reed, making sure not to flip the Remove reed, making reed if it is to
be re-usedReverse positioning of reed re-usedReverse positioning reed will cause breakagereed will cause breakage 3Wipe reed
cage and reed valve cleanReassemble reed reed cleanReassemble reed, reed stop and screws to cage and tightenreed, reed and
tightenNOTE: If gap of greater than .015" (.4 mm) NOTE: .015" mm) exists, replace the reed valveexists, replace reed 4Clean
and dry components for reassemblyApply Clean and components reassemblyLoctite 242 to reed stop screws for reassembly to reed