2001 Polaris SLX, PRO 1200, Virage TX, Genesis, Virage TXi, Genesis i Personal Watercraft Service Manual, Page 196Get this manual

2001 Polaris SLX, PRO 1200, Virage TX, Genesis, Virage TXi, Genesis i Personal Watercraft Service Manual, Page 196

Final DrivePropulsion Ventilation Cavitation Diagnostics If watercraft exhibits poor performance during accelerating, high
to seeSee page 5.17 for scoop installation 1Turn high speed fuel screws out (counterclockwise) 12 turn, and operate the craft2Remove
intake grate, and look for exhaust trail (black smoke path) in the area around the scoop3Remove intake scoop, clean and re-seal
with complete bead of Marine Grade silicone sealantRefer to illustration below for critical sealing points in the pump area4Reinstall
pump, ride plate, and intake grate and set high speed screws back to original position2Ride plateThe ride plate must be completely
sealed in the area around the intake scoop, and also in the area where the hull meets the pump cavity3Drive shaft bearing
housing or through hull fittingIf the drive shaft bearing carrier seals are worn or damaged, air may be drawn into the pump
from the engine compartmentAlso inspect the through-hull fittingThe entire circumference of the fitting must be sealed to