2002-2006 Yamaha SX Viper 700 Series Snowmobile Service Manual, Page 334Get this manual

2002-2006 Yamaha SX Viper 700 Series Snowmobile Service Manual, Page 334

FRONT SUSPENSION HANDLING NOTES WARNING This shock absorber contains highly compressed nitrogen gasBefore handling the shock
Do not subject the shock absorber to flames or any other source of high heatThis may cause the unit to explode due to excessive
gas pressureS Do not deform or damage the gas chamber in any wayGas chamber damage will result in poor damping performance
INSPECTION 1Inspect: Shock absorber Oil (gas) leaksbendsdamageReplace 2Inspect: Ski column Steering arm CracksbendsdamageReplaceS