2001 Polaris SLX, PRO 1200, Virage TX, Genesis, Virage TXi, Genesis i Personal Watercraft Service Manual, Page 193Get this manual

2001 Polaris SLX, PRO 1200, Virage TX, Genesis, Virage TXi, Genesis i Personal Watercraft Service Manual, Page 193

CarburetionExhaust Exhaust SystemInspection A complete inspection of exhaust components is critical to proper operating performanceInspect
signs of burning and crackingVerify that the downpipes inside the resonator are not clogged with carbon or foreign materialIf
any cracking is evident, replace the resonator1M NOTE: Burned or bubbled exhaust components are signs of extreme exhaust
temperaturesWhen found, the cooling hoses should be checked for proper operationCheck the condition of the water inlet fitting
located at the top of the exhaust pipeFor more information on cooling systems, refer to the chapter three, cooling section
Exhaust System Troubleshooting Problem Poor Performance Possible cause Exhaust leaks: Operate watercraft with seat offIf
performance improves, inspect exhaust hoses and connectionsTighten worm gear dampsExhaust Flow Obstructions: Check inner
linings of hoses for signs of meltingInspect resonators for foreign material and signs of overheatingExhaust leaks at mannold: