2002 Polaris Freedom, Virage, Genesis PWC Service Manual, Page 100Get this manual

2002 Polaris Freedom, Virage, Genesis PWC Service Manual, Page 100

EngineCooling Engine Removal and InstallationAll Models Engine Removal S Disconnect the negative (), then positive (+) battery
bolt and gear clampAlways secure the oil feed hose so that the open end is higher than the oil tank outlet nippleThis will
prevent oil from leaking into the hull when the engine is removedRemove the pump and driveshaft from the watercraft as outlined
in chapter fiveOn some models the exhaust system will have to be removedThis includes the manifold, pipe, silencer, and the
connecting hosesDepending on the model, it may be necessary to remove the throttle bodies, carburetors prior to engine removalIf
the carburetorsthrottle bodies are removed, tape of the intake manifold openingsAlways use the help of an assistant or an
engine hoist when removing the engine from the engine bay Engine Installation Engine installation is done in reverse order
of the removal instructionsA few important tips are listed below to ensure long and trouble free serviceS Verify prior to