Repair, Service, Maintain, Update, Fix
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(Parts diagrams, part numbers and supersedes)
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Polaris PWC Parts Sources
Where to find parts and repair/service shops
Substitute and Alternative parts, Replacements for out-of-stock OEM parts
Polaris PWC Parts & Accessories
Batteries and battery charging
Polaris PWC Electrical
How it works
Multi-Function Display (MFD)
Also MFI and NGI displays (Virage, Genesis, MSX)
Jet Pump Maintenance and Service
What is cavitation, and why should I keep my jet pump in good condition?
Polaris Fuji (blue) engine (1992-1997+)
(650cc, 750, 780, and Pro 785)
Polaris Domestic (red) engine (1996-2004)
(700cc, 777/800, 900, 1050, 1165/1192/1200)
Polaris Ficht Fuel Injected Engines (1999-2004)
Virage i, Virage TXi, Genesis i, MSX 140
Polaris MSX 150, MSX 110 (2004)
with Weber 4-stroke turbo engines
Polaris PWC related information
More Polaris PWC related Info
Cooling System operation
What to do BEFORE you get towed
How to check compression on a 2-stroke engine
Service tips and repair methods
Winterization and Storage
'Winterization' really means storage for more than a few weeks even if the temperature won't go below freezing
How to check for a sheared flywheel woodruff key (flywheel twisted out of position)
Note: Always use a properly hardened replacement woodruff key, not an inexpensive 'lawnmower grade' key
How to check whether your crank shaft has become twisted-out-of-phase
Degree wheel method for checking if crank shaft is now Out of Index
Crank shaft being twisted out of phase is more common with the Fuji engines than the domestics, but it can happen with either.
How to clean and waterproof your PWC cover
Polaris Salt Water Preventative Maintenance
PWC Team Tip W-01-06-02
Polaris PWC related Magazine articles
Polaris PWC Un-crating Instructions
PWC Riding equipment & safety