2002 Polaris Freedom, Virage, Genesis PWC Service Manual, Page 207Get this manual

2002 Polaris Freedom, Virage, Genesis PWC Service Manual, Page 207

Final DrivePropulsion Pump AlignmentContinued Troubleshooting Symptoms Probable Cause Repair Required Shim engine mounts
hull and pump housing as shown on Page 5.25) Excessive drive line vibration Drive shaft runout excessive Loose or broken
engine mounts Engine loose on mount plate Pump-to-hull or engine-to-pump alignment incorrect Engine Alignment Inspection
(Vertical) 1If vertical mis-alignment is evident, loosen engine mount nuts and add or remove shims between mount plate and
rubber engine mounts (equally on both sides) to raise or lower the couplerNOTE: Before shimming engine, be sure misalignment
is not caused by problem in the pump mounting area, such as loose mounting fasteners; improperly installed pump mounting
studs; hull damage, etc2To raise coupler: Add shim(s) to the rear mounts or remove shim(s) from frontTo lower coupler: Remove
shim(s) from rear mounts or add shim(s) to frontThe number of shims installed in production is written next to each mount
in permanent marker on late modelsAlignment Shims PN 7555860 Alignment Tool Too Low (See NOTE:) Front of Watercraft Bearing