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I just bought 2 Polaris pwcs, an 01 genesis and 01 virage.

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I just bought 2 Polaris...
I just bought 2 Polaris pwc's, an 01 genesis and 01 virage. The genesis kicks out the elec. reset and the vir. has no spark. On the gen, I found the black module in the elec. box the source of my short. swapped it into the vir. and it does the same thing to the vir. Swapped the vir. module into the gen, and the reset stays in, but no spark. Could it be that both rigs need that module, but for dif. reasons? Is there a test I could do. Own a auto shop, handy with a voltmeter, but totally unfamiliar with pwc's. Any help greatly apprec. thanks. Ron
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Marine Mechanic: Jeremy R., MarineTechnician replied 8 years ago
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Hi Ron,
Sorry but Polaris never published any tests for the cdi's.
The instructions were to test everything around it and if everything else was good then change the cdi.
Here's a manual though
Maybe that will help you out some more.
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Customer reply replied 8 years ago
My computer skills don't allow me to download anything and be able to access the info. I'd love a manual though. Any idea's? I tried to download your manual, but as usual, I can't access it.
Customer reply replied 8 years ago
My computer skills don't allow me to download anything and be able to access the info. I'd love a manual though. Any idea's? I tried to download your manual, but as usual, I can't access it. Could you send me the test info required to determine the cause of my "no spark" condition?  Your answer "test everything around it" without saying how is not acceptable. More info needed.
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