Results 1 to 2 of 2
  1. #1

    96 Polaris SLT 780 Salt/Fresh Water & Digital Display problem

    Since this is my first time owning a ski I am going slow and need all the help I can get. Here's my question: Do I need to do anything special since I will be riding in fresh water and the ski has been in salt water? I have ran it 2 times for not more than 1 1/2 minutes. Saw some sand come out but everything else sounded good (did have white smoke coming from the back? Does that have to do with mixture?).
    Another question is about my digital display. How do you get into where the fuse is? I don't have a manual and from the pics it looks like I should be able to find it. Is it a sealed box that I have to open (screws). If so do I have to use anything special to seal it back.
    Thanks again for any help. Ski on!!!

  2. #2
    Tony's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2007
    North Carolina
    Nothing special going from salt to fresh water riding just normal maintenance. The 1/4 amp MFD fuse is located in the same black box the spark plugs wires run from. The box has a reusable rubber gasket seal. The smoke is normal for 2 stroke engines and will lessen once the ski is warmed up and in the water.

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Similar Threads

  1. Polaris SLT 780 Digital Display
    By yochichi in forum Polaris Open Discussion
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 07-08-2010, 10:54 PM
  2. Blown fuse on Digital Display 96 Polaris SLT 780. Help!
    By pastordug in forum Polaris How To & FAQs
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 08-14-2009, 06:25 PM
  3. 1997 Polaris SLT 780
    By boat582 in forum Polaris How To & FAQs
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 08-04-2007, 12:13 AM
  4. 1996 polaris slt 780 intermitant hesitation and low power,any ideas?
    By Fraser327 in forum Polaris Open Discussion
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 08-02-2007, 06:10 PM
  5. 97 Polaris SLT 780
    By krirish in forum Polaris Open Discussion
    Replies: 13
    Last Post: 06-02-2007, 08:53 AM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts