2003 Polaris Freedom, Virage and Genesis PWC Service Manual, Page 184Get this manual

2003 Polaris Freedom, Virage and Genesis PWC Service Manual, Page 184

Final DrivePropulsion Pump AlignmentContinued Troubleshooting Symptoms Probable Cause Repair Required Shim engine mounts
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:)