Yamaha LIT-18626-08-63 Jet Ski User Manual

Pre-operation checks
pouch is securely installed. (See page 28 for
information on the storage pouch.)
Safety equipment check
Check that safety equipment meeting the ap-
plicable regulations is on board.
Hull and deck check
Check the hull and deck for damage or other
Jet intake checks
Make sure that the jet intake is not damaged
or clogged with weeds or debris. If the jet in-
take is clogged, clean it. (See page 70 for jet
intake cleaning procedures.)
Hood check
Make sure that the hood is securely closed.
(See page 27 for more information.)
Fire extinguisher container checks
Make sure that the fire extinguisher container
is not damaged and is securely held in place.
(See page 29 for information on the fire extin-
guisher container.)
Fire extinguisher check
Check that there is a full fire extinguisher on
To check the fire extinguisher, see the instruc-
tions supplied by the fire extinguisher manu-
facturer. Always keep the fire extinguisher in
the fire extinguisher container.
Always carry a fire extinguisher on board. A
fire extinguisher is not standard equipment
with this watercraft. If you do not have one,
contact a Yamaha dealer or a fire extinguisher
dealer to obtain one meeting the proper spec-
Post-launch checks
Perform the post-launch checks in the pre-op-
eration checklist while the watercraft is in the
water and the engine is running.
To perform the post-launch checks:
(1) Launch the watercraft. (See page 45 for
launch procedures.)
(2) Perform the checks and make sure that
there are no malfunctioning items or oth-
er problems.
Fire extinguisher:
2 lb or more
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