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2009 WaveRunner
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    2009 WaveRunner OWNER’S/OPERATOR’S MANUAL U.S.A. Edition LIT-18626-08-27 Read this manual carefully before operating this watercraft. F2R-F8199-10...

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    Read this manual carefully before operating this watercraft. This manual should stay with the WaveRunner if it is sold.

  • Page 3: Lit-18626

    Important manual information EJU30181 EJU30221 To the owner/operator Thank you for choosing a Yamaha watercraft. WaveRunner FZR This owner’s/operator’s manual contains in- OWNER’S/OPERATOR’S MANUAL formation you will need for proper operation, ©2008 by Yamaha Motor Corporation, maintenance, and care. A thorough under- U.S.A.

  • Page 4: Table Of Contents

    Bow eye ........... 36 Engine serial number ......1 Stern eyes ........36 Emission control information ..2 Yamaha Security System ....36 Approval label of emission control Dual analog meter unit ....38 certificate ........2 Storage compartments ....43 Manufactured date label ....

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    Table of contents Post-operation care ...... 70 Consumer information ....92 Transporting ......... 71 Limited warranty ......92 YAMAHA EXTENDED SERVICE Maintenance and care..... 72 (Y.E.S.) ........94 Storage ......... 72 Flushing the cooling system .... 72 Lubrication ........73 Battery ..........

  • Page 6: General And Important Labels

    Hull Identification Number (HIN), and engine serial number in the spaces provided for assistance when ordering genuine parts from a Yamaha dealer. Also record and keep these ID numbers in a separate place in case your watercraft is stolen.

  • Page 7: Emission Control Information

    General and important labels EJU30350 EJU30400 Emission control information Approval label of emission control certificate This engine conforms to 2009 U.S. Environ- This label is attached to the top of the cylinder mental Protection Agency (EPA) and/or Cali- head and to the inside of the engine compart- fornia Resources Board...

  • Page 8: Manufactured Date Label

    General and important labels EJU30430 One Star - Low Emission Manufactured date label The one-star label identifies engines that This label is attached to the top of the cylinder meet the Air Resources Board’s Personal head. Watercraft and Outboard marine engine 2001 exhaust emission standards.

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    General and important labels exhaust emission standards or the Sterndrive and Inboard marine engine 2003-2008 ex- haust emission standards. Engines meeting these standards have 65% lower emissions than One Star-Low Emission engines. Four Stars - Super Ultra Low Emission The four-star label identifies engines that meet the Air Resources Board’s Sterndrive and Inboard marine engine 2009 exhaust emission standards.

  • Page 10: Important Labels

    General and important labels EJU30451 Important labels Read the following labels before operating this watercraft. If you need any additional informa- tion, contact a Yamaha dealer.

  • Page 11: Warning Labels

    General and important labels EJU35911 Warning labels If any of these labels are damaged or missing, contact a Yamaha dealer for replacements.

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    General and important labels...

  • Page 13: Other Labels

    General and important labels EJU35923 Other labels...

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    General and important labels The following label indicates the correct direction to upright a capsized watercraft.

  • Page 15: Safety Information

    The safe use and operation of this water- operate the watercraft craft is dependent upon the use of proper Yamaha recommends a minimum operator riding techniques, as well as upon the age of 16 years old. common sense, good judgment, and ex- Adults must supervise use by minors.

  • Page 16: Cruising Limitations

    Safety information kles, and other bones. Do not jump wakes EJU30761 Cruising limitations or waves. Scan constantly for people, objects, and Do not operate the watercraft in rough wa- other watercraft. Be alert for conditions that ter, bad weather, or when visibility is poor; limit your visibility or block your vision of this may lead to an accident causing injury others.

  • Page 17: Operation Requirements

    Safety information with another boat, which could result in se- EJU30791 Operation requirements vere injury or death. All riders must wear a U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) approved personal flotation device (PFD) that is suitable for personal water- craft use. Wear protective clothing. Severe internal injuries can occur if water is forced into body cavities as a result of falling into the water or being near the jet thrust nozzle.

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    Safety information know that a helmet could help protect you in The operator and passenger should always certain kinds of accidents and that it could keep their feet on the floor of the footwell injure you in others. when the watercraft is in motion. Lifting your A helmet is designed to provide some head feet increases the chances of losing your protection.

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    Safety information tercraft to avoid accidental starting or unau- boating laws also require that the fire extin- thorized use by children or others. guisher be approved by the USCG. Scan carefully for swimmers and stay away from swimming areas. Swimmers are hard to see and you could accidentally hit some- one in the water.

  • Page 20: Recommended Equipment

    A mirror can also be used as an emergency signal. Contact a Yamaha dealer or the U.S. Coast Guard for more information. Watch A watch is helpful so you will know how long you have been operating the watercraft.

  • Page 21: Watercraft Characteristics

    This model is equipped with the Yamaha Keep away from the intake grate while the Engine Management System (YEMS) that engine is on. Items such as long hair, loose...

  • Page 22: Rules Of The Road

    EJU30961 Rules of the Road lected around the jet intake. Your Yamaha watercraft is legally consid- ered a powerboat. Operation of the water- craft must be in accordance with the rules and regulations governing the waterway on which it is used.

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    Safety information Give-way vessel give-way vessels). Both you and the meeting The vessel which does not have the right-of- vessel must alter course to avoid each other. way has the duty to take positive and timely action to stay out of the way of the stand-on vessel.

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    Safety information provided the other vessel gives you the right- Fishing vessel right-of-way All vessels fishing with nets, lines, or trawls of-way as it should. are considered to be “fishing vessels” under the International Rules. Vessels with trolling lines are not considered fishing vessels. Fish- ing vessels have the right-of-way regardless of position.

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    Safety information Many bodies of water used by boaters are en- or advisory information. These markers are tirely within the boundaries of a particular white with black letters and orange borders. state. The Uniform State Waterway Marking They signify speed zones, restricted areas, System has been devised for these waters.

  • Page 26: To Get More Boating Safety Information

    Power Squadron. Watercraft Education and Training The Online Boating Safety Course, available through the watercraft section of the yamaha- website, is a free, 50 question learning course available to the public. Upon successful completion of 80 percent or better,...

  • Page 27: Enjoy Your Watercraft Responsibly

    Safety information EJU30991 The Online Boating Safety Course: Enjoy your watercraft responsibly You share the areas you enjoy when riding your watercraft with others and with nature. So your enjoyment includes a responsibility to treat these other people, and the lands, wa- ters, and wildlife with respect and courtesy.

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    Safety information waterways stay open for the enjoyment of a variety of recreational opportunities.

  • Page 29: Features And Functions

    Features and functions EJU31010 Location of main components Front view 1 Fuel tank filler cap 2 Hood 3 Handlebars 4 Rear seat 5 Front seat 6 Footwell 7 Bow eye 8 Cooling water pilot outlet 9 Gunwale 10 Sponsons...

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    Features and functions Rear view 1 Boarding platform 2 Electric bilge pilot outlet 3 Reboarding grip 4 Jet thrust nozzle 5 Reverse gate 6 Ride plate 7 Stern drain plugs 8 Stern eyes 9 Speed sensor 10 Intake grate...

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    Features and functions Control system 1 Quick Shift Trim System (QSTS) selector 2 QSTS selector lock lever 3 Start switch 4 Engine shut-off switch 5 Clip 6 Engine stop switch 7 Engine shut-off cord (lanyard) 8 Dual analog meter unit 9 Rearview mirrors 10 Glove compartment 11 Remote control transmitter...

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    Features and functions Engine compartment 1 Engine cover 2 Air filter case 3 Water separator 4 Fuel tank 5 Battery 6 Flushing hose connector 7 Electrical box 8 Spark plug cap 9 Engine oil filler cap 10 Dipstick...

  • Page 33: Operation Of Controls And Other Functions

    Features and functions EJU31022 sure that the seat is securely installed before Operation of controls and other operating the watercraft. functions EJU31041 Seats To remove the rear seat: Pull the rear seat latch up, and then pull the seat off. 1 Seat latch To install the rear seat: Insert the projections on the front of the seat...

  • Page 34: Hood

    Make sure that the fuel tank filler cap and the hood are securely closed be- fore operating the watercraft. EJU31133 Remote control transmitter The Yamaha Security System and low-RPM 1 Hood latch mode settings are selected using the remote control transmitter. (See “Yamaha Security...

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    Other- wise, the transmitter may not operate properly. If the transmitter needs a new The Yamaha Security System and low-RPM battery, contact a Yamaha dealer. mode settings can only be selected using the remote control transmitter.

  • Page 36: Engine Stop Switch

    Features and functions EJU31150 is not running to prevent unauthorized use by Engine stop switch children or others. Push the engine stop switch (red button) to stop the engine normally. 1 Clip 2 Engine shut-off cord (lanyard) 1 Engine stop switch 3 Engine shut-off switch EJU31161 Engine shut-off switch...

  • Page 37: Throttle Lever

    Features and functions Lock mode of the Yamaha Security System To check for proper operation of the cooling has been selected. (See page 36 for system, check that water is being discharged Yamaha Security System lock and unlock from the port (left) pilot outlets. If water is not mode selection procedures.)

  • Page 38: Telescopic Steering System

    [EWJ01270] always be applied when attempting a turn, ex- cept at trolling speed. This model is equipped with the Yamaha En- gine Management System (YEMS) that in- cludes an off-throttle steering (OTS) system. It will activate at planing speeds should you attempt to steer the watercraft after releasing the throttle lever.

  • Page 39: Quick Shift Trim System (qsts) Selector

    Features and functions control the reverse gate, which allows the wa- EJU31312 Quick Shift Trim System (QSTS) tercraft to move in reverse or forward. selector The QSTS selector is located at the left han- dlebar grip and is used to adjust the trim angle of the watercraft.

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    Features and functions There are 5 positions: 2 bow-down positions To enhance particular types of performance, (a) and (b), neutral “N”, and 2 bow-up posi- select bow down or bow up. tions (c) and (d). EJU31330 To change the trim angle: Bow down Turn the QSTS selector to (a) or (b) and the (1) Reduce engine speed to less than 3000...

  • Page 41: Reboarding Grip

    EJU37410 Yamaha Security System settings The Yamaha Security System settings will be confirmed by the number of beeps when the remote control transmitter is operated, and by the “UNLOCK” indicator light of the dual ana- log meter unit.

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    The L-MODE can only be selected when the 2 “UNLOCK” indicator light engine is stopped in the unlock mode of the Yamaha Security System. To select the unlock mode: Activating and deactivating the L-MODE Press the “L-Mode” (unlock) button on the re- Activation of the L-MODE will be confirmed by mote control transmitter briefly.

  • Page 43: Dual Analog Meter Unit

    Features and functions indicator light of the dual analog meter unit. To deactivate the L-MODE: (See page 38 for more information on the dual Press the “L-Mode” (unlock) button on the re- analog meter unit.) mote control transmitter for more than 4 sec- onds.

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    EJU37261 Hour meter/voltmeter The hour meter/voltmeter can be used as an hour meter or a voltmeter. TIP: The hour meter is selected at the Yamaha factory. EJU37240 Tachometer The tachometer shows the engine speed. The large inner numbers on the meter show the engine speed ×...

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    If “HI” or “LO” is displayed, immedi- decreases. ately return to shore and have a Yamaha TIP: dealer service the watercraft. The fuel level is most accurate when the wa- tercraft is sitting level on a trailer or in the wa- ter.

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    (See page 50 for engine oil level checking procedures.) If the oil level is suffi- cient, have a Yamaha dealer check the water- If this occurs, refill the fuel tank as soon as craft.

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    Yamaha dealer. Continuing to oper- ate at higher speeds could result in severe engine damage. [ECJ00041] If this occurs, immediately reduce the engine speed, return to shore, and have a Yamaha dealer check the engine.

  • Page 48: Storage Compartments

    Features and functions To open the front storage compartment: TIP: Push the hood latch, and then lift up the hood. Push the “Hour Volt” button to stop the buzz- 1 Hood latch 1 “Hour Volt” button EJU37320 Storage compartments A front storage compartment, glove compart- ment, and watertight compartment are provid- Only the securely closed watertight compart- ment is waterproof.

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    Features and functions To close the front storage compartment: To open the glove compartment: Push down on the rear of the hood until it Slide the glove compartment latch toward latches securely. you, and then lift up the lid. 1 Glove compartment latch EJU37350 Glove compartment The glove compartment is located in front of...

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    Features and functions Keep the remote control transmitter in the (2) Turn the cap counterclockwise. transmitter holder when operating the water- craft. 1 Cap 1 Beverage holder 2 Transmitter holder EJU37230 Watertight compartment The watertight compartment is located under the rear seat. To open the watertight compartment: (1) Remove the rear seat.

  • Page 51: Operation

    Gasoline and gasoline vapors are ex- Yamaha does not recommend gasohol con- tremely flammable. To avoid fires and taining methanol because it can cause fuel explosions and to reduce the risk of in-...

  • Page 52: Engine Oil

    Operation Make sure that the engine oil is at the speci- Fuel tank capacity: fied level. Add oil as necessary. (See page 50 70 L (18.5 US gal, 15.4 for engine oil level checking procedures.) Use a combination of the recommended SAE and API engine oil classifications shown in the chart below.

  • Page 53: Pre-operation Checks

    Do not operate the watercraft if you find any prob- lem. If a problem cannot be corrected by the procedures provided in this manual, have the watercraft inspected by a Yamaha dealer. ITEM ROUTINE...

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    Operation TIP: Pre-operation checks should be made each time the watercraft is used. These checks can be completed in a short time. It is worth the time spent to ensure safety and reliability.

  • Page 55: Pre-operation Check Points

    Check the hull and deck for cracks and other to settle by waiting 5 minutes or more before damage. If any damage is found, have a checking the oil level. Yamaha dealer repair the watercraft. (2) Remove the seats. (See page 28 for seat EJU36871 Fuel level removal and installation procedures.)

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    If the engine oil lev- el is significantly above the maximum lev- el mark, have a Yamaha dealer service the watercraft. 1 Water separator 2 Drain screw...

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    Operation If water remains in the water separator, drain (3) After the water has drained, wipe the it by removing the drain screw. Place a drain bilge with dry rags to make sure that it is pan under the water separator to catch the thoroughly dry.

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    Make sure that the battery is securely held in with this watercraft. If you do not have one, place. contact a Yamaha dealer or a fire extinguisher EJU32531 dealer to obtain one meeting the proper spec- Fire extinguisher ifications.

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    Operation plete range and spring back to the idle posi- place. (See “Telescopic steering system” on tion when released. page 33 for more information.) 1 Lock lever EJU37390 Steering system EJU36581 Shift lever and reverse gate Check the handlebars for looseness. EWJ00031 Turn the handlebars as far as possible to the WARNING...

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    QSTS selector several times to check that they operate properly. (1) Squeeze the QSTS selector lock lever and check that it returns smoothly to its original position when released. If the mechanism does not work properly, have a Yamaha dealer service it.

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    Operation EJU32651 continue to run and cause an accident. Jet intake [EWJ01220] Carefully check the jet intake for weeds, de- bris, or anything else that might restrict the in- take of water. If the jet intake is clogged, clean it. (See page 88 for jet intake cleaning proce- dures.) If the watercraft is operated while the jet in- take is clogged, cavitation could occur, reduc-...

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    Operation gine stop switch, and the engine shut-off (See page 38 for information on proper oper- switch.) ation of the dual analog meter unit.) 1 Start switch 2 Engine stop switch 3 Engine shut-off switch 4 Clip 5 Engine shut-off cord (lanyard) EJU36890 Cooling water pilot outlets Check that water comes out from the port...

  • Page 63: Operation

    EJU36341 Starting the engine ECJ00430 NOTICE (1) If the lock mode of the Yamaha Security System is selected, use the remote con- Failure to follow the engine break-in pro- trol transmitter to select the unlock mode. cedure could result in reduced engine life (See page 36 for Yamaha Security Sys- or even severe engine damage.

  • Page 64: Stopping The Engine

    Operation pebbles or sand could be sucked into in 5 seconds, release the start switch, the jet intake, causing impeller dam- wait 15 seconds, and then try again. The age and engine overheating. engine will not start if the throttle lever is [ECJ00471] squeezed.

  • Page 65: Shifting

    Leaving the watercraft you could be pinched. If leaving the watercraft, select the lock mode of the Yamaha Security System and remove To shift into reverse: the engine shut-off cord (lanyard) to reduce (1) Release the throttle lever and let the en- the chance of accidental starting or unautho- gine speed return to idle.

  • Page 66: Operating Your Watercraft

    Operation EJU32901 Operate defensively at safe speeds and keep Operating your watercraft a safe distance away from people, objects, EJU32931 and other watercraft. Select a wide area to Getting to know your watercraft learn in, where there is good visibility and light Operating your watercraft requires skills ac- boat traffic.

  • Page 67: Riding With A Passenger

    Operation (subnormal body temperature) and abra- Do not give a ride to a child whose feet cannot sions. reach the floor of the footwell. The passenger Footwear and gloves are recommended. should hold on firmly to the operator and keep Eye protection is recommended to keep wind, both feet on the floor of the footwell.

  • Page 68: Boarding And Starting In Deep Water

    Operation EJU33092 start the engine, and then look in all direc- Boarding and starting in shallow water tions before starting off. (1) Launch the watercraft in water free from weeds and debris and at least 60 cm (2 ft) deep from the bottom of the watercraft. NOTICE: Never operate in water that is less than 60 cm (2 ft) deep from the bottom of the watercraft, otherwise...

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    Operation form, pull yourself up, and then grasp the start the engine, and then look in all direc- reboarding grip with one hand. tions before starting off. EJU33152 Boarding with a passenger EWJ00650 WARNING Severe internal injuries can occur if water is forced into body cavities as a result of being near the jet thrust nozzle.

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    Operation (2) Attach the engine shut-off cord (lanyard) holding on to the operator. Never allow a to your left wrist, and then attach the clip passenger to ride in front of the operator. to the engine shut-off switch. (3) Have the passenger move to the rear of the watercraft.

  • Page 71: Capsized Watercraft

    Operation position, then crawl onto the seat as the (1) Remove the clip from the engine shut-off watercraft accelerates. switch. (2) Swim to the rear of the watercraft. Pull the watercraft over with your left hand on the ride plate while pushing down on the gun- wale with your right hand or foot.

  • Page 72: Turning The Watercraft

    Operation page 91 or “Submerged watercraft” on A. More throttle produces higher thrust, so page 91.) NOTICE: Do not operate the the watercraft will turn more sharply. engine at full throttle for at least 1 minute after the engine has been re- started.

  • Page 73: Stopping The Watercraft

    130 m (430 ft) You need throttle to steer. This model is equipped with the Yamaha En- gine Management System (YEMS) that in- cludes an off-throttle steering (OTS) system. EWJ00740...

  • Page 74: Beaching The Watercraft

    Operation steer away from a boat or other obstacle sure that there are no obstacles or people be- that comes into your path. hind you before shifting into reverse. Do not use the reverse function to slow down or stop the watercraft as it could cause you to lose control, be ejected, or impact the handlebars.

  • Page 75: Post-operation Care

    (3) Remove the seats and check the engine (9) Spray a rust inhibitor, such as Yamaha compartment for water. To drain excess Silicone Protectant and Lubricant, on me- water, remove the stern drain plugs, and tallic parts to minimize corrosion.

  • Page 76: Transporting

    Operation EJU33462 Transporting Before putting the watercraft on a trailer or transporting it, be sure to put the shift lever in the forward position. When transporting the watercraft on a trailer, secure the tie downs to the trailer through the bow eye and stern eyes.

  • Page 77: Maintenance And Care

    It is advisable [ECJ01050] to have the watercraft serviced by a Yamaha TIP: dealer prior to storage. However, the following If you will be storing the watercraft for a pro- procedures can be performed by the owner.

  • Page 78: Lubrication

    1.28 at 20 °C (68 °F) Lubrication (1) Lubricate all cables such as the throttle It is recommended to have a Yamaha dealer and steering cables. check the specific gravity and charge the bat- Use a Yamaha Power Cable Luber and tery.

  • Page 79: Maintenance And Adjustments

    If your owner’s/operator’s See a Yamaha dealer for genuine Yamaha re- manual is damaged, order a replacement placement parts and optional accessories de- from a Yamaha dealer.

  • Page 80: Periodic Maintenance Chart

    This “ ” mark indicates maintenance that you may do yourself. This “ ” mark indicates work to be done by a Yamaha dealer. Initial Thereafter every Item...

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    Maintenance and care Initial Thereafter every Item Operation hours hours hours hours hours Page months months months months Battery Check, charge Rubber coupling Check — Engine mount Check — Nuts and bolts Check — Air filter element Check Engine oil Replace 50 hours or 12 months Oil filter...

  • Page 82: Checking The Fuel System

    3.0 L (3.17 US qt, 2.64 Imp.qt) Total amount: 4.3 L (4.55 US qt, 3.78 Imp.qt) EJU34311 Air filter element Have a Yamaha dealer check the air filter ele- ment at the intervals specified in the periodic maintenance chart. EJU34321 Checking the jet thrust nozzle angle...

  • Page 83: Checking The Shift Cable

    Maintenance and care If the reverse gate does not make contact with Difference of A and B: the stopper, have a Yamaha dealer service it. Maximum 5 mm (0.20 in) EJU37480 Checking the throttle lever Operate the throttle lever several times to make sure that it moves back to the fully closed (idle) position when released.

  • Page 84: Cleaning And Adjusting The Spark Plugs

    If the throttle lever does not move smoothly or (2) Remove the engine cover screws, and if the throttle lever free play is not within the then remove the engine cover. specified range, have a Yamaha dealer ser- vice the watercraft. EJU37041 Cleaning and adjusting the spark...

  • Page 85: Lubrication Points

    1 Spark plug gap grease. Spark plug gap: Recommended water-resistant grease: 0.8–0.9 mm (0.031–0.035 in) Yamaha Marine Grease/Yamaha Grease A To install a spark plug: (1) Clean the gasket surface. (2) Wipe any dirt from the threads of the spark plug.

  • Page 86: Checking The Battery

    Maintenance and care Throttle cable (handlebar end) Shift cable (reverse gate end) Intermediate housing Steering cable (handlebar end) Fill the intermediate housing with water-re- sistant grease through the grease nipple using a grease gun. Grease quantity: Initial 10 hours or 1 month: 33.0–35.0 cm³...

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    Battery life could be shortened. watercraft. It is recommended to have a Yamaha dealer charge the battery. If you charge the battery yourself, be sure to read and follow the in- structions provided with the battery tester and charger you use.

  • Page 88: Fuel Injection System

    3 Breather hose EJU34491 Fuel injection system If the fuel injection system is malfunctioning, have a Yamaha dealer service the watercraft. EJU37500 Checking the trolling speed (1) Place the watercraft in the water. (2) Start the engine and warm it up. Use the tachometer in the dual analog meter unit to check the trolling speed.

  • Page 89: Specifications

    Specifications EJU34542 Spark plug gap: Specifications 0.8–0.9 mm (0.031–0.035 in) Watercraft capacity: Battery capacity: 12 V, 19.0 Ah Maximum people on board: Charging system: 2 person Flywheel magneto Maximum load capacity: Drive unit: 160 kg (353 lb) Dimensions: Propulsion system: Jet pump Length: Jet pump type:...

  • Page 90: Trouble Recovery

    If you have any trouble with your watercraft, use this section to check for the possible cause. If you cannot find the cause, or if the procedure for replacement or repair is not described in this owner’s/operator’s manual, have a Yamaha dealer perform the necessary service. EJU36982...

  • Page 91

    Engine runs irregu- Fuel Empty Refill as soon as pos- larly or stalls sible Stale or contaminat- Have serviced by Yamaha dealer Fuel tank Water or dirt present Have serviced by Yamaha dealer Spark plug Fouled or defective Replace Incorrect heat range...

  • Page 92

    Watercraft slow or Shift lever Not completely shift- Push lever forward loses power ed into forward posi- until it stops tion Yamaha Se- Low-RPM mode se- Select normal mode curity System lected Cavitation Jet intake clogged Clean Impeller damaged or...

  • Page 93: Emergency Procedures

    Trouble recovery EJU34620 ways stop the engine before beaching the wa- Emergency procedures tercraft. EJU34631 Cleaning the jet intake and impeller EWJ00780 WARNING Before attempting to remove weeds or de- bris from the jet intake or impeller area, shut the engine off and remove the clip from the engine shut-off switch.

  • Page 94: Jumping The Battery

    If debris is difficult to remove, consult a Yamaha dealer. EJU34641 Jumping the battery If the watercraft battery has run down, the en- gine can be started using a 12-volt booster battery and jumper cables.

  • Page 95

    Trouble recovery (2) Remove the electrical box cover. system damage and possible fire. [EWJ00801] 1 Electrical box cover 1 Electrical box (3) Remove the cap on the electrical box. 2 Spare fuse (4) Replace the blown fuse with the spare 3 Fuse fuse of the correct amperage by using the 4 Cap...

  • Page 96: Towing The Watercraft

    Submerged watercraft If the watercraft is submerged or flooded with water, follow the procedure below and consult a Yamaha dealer as soon as possible. Failure to do so could result in serious engine dam- age. (1) Beach the watercraft and remove the...

  • Page 97: Consumer Information

    Owner’s/Operator’s Manual. The owner of the watercraft shall give notice to an authorized Yamaha dealer of any and all apparent defects within ten [10] days of dis- covery and make the watercraft available at that time for inspection and repairs at the dealer’s place of business.

  • Page 98

    If you should move after you have purchased your new watercraft, please advise us of your new address by sending a postcard listing your Yamaha model name, engine number, dealer number [or dealer’s name] as it is shown on your warranty card, your name and new mailing address.

  • Page 99: Yamaha Extended Service (y.e.s.)

    This excellent Y.E.S. plan coverage is only available to Yamaha owners like you, and only while your Yamaha is still within the Yamaha Limited Warranty period. So visit your authorized Yamaha dealer to get all the facts. He can show you how easy it is to protect your investment with Yamaha Extended Service.

  • Page 100

    Index Fuel ............46 Air filter element ........77 Fuel and oil..........46 Approval label of emission control Fuel injection system........ 83 certificate ..........2 Fuel level ..........50 Fuel level meter........40 Battery..........52, 73 Fuel level warning ........41 Battery, checking........

  • Page 101

    (Y.E.S.) ..........94 Recommended equipment ....... 15 Yamaha Security System ......36 Remote control transmitter....... 29 Yamaha Security System settings ... 36 Reverse on waterways......69 Riding with a passenger......62 Rules of the Road ........17 Seats ............28 Shift cable, checking ........

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