Results 1 to 3 of 3
  1. #1
    MPower's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2005
    Location
    Raleigh, NC
    Posts
    3,338
    +1
    121

    Need Help: Replacing Wear Ring on 97 GTX

    Guys what is the process for replacing a wear ring on a 97 GTX. Looks like the wear ring is lipped on both sides. How do you get this thing out and put a new one in?


  2. #2
    GTXX's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2006
    Location
    NW, GA
    Posts
    1,776
    you just about have to cut out the old one, be careful not to cut into the pump. put the new one in the freezer for a while first, use a block of wood and a BFH or a press to install it. both sides are not the same, pump side has a squared edge.

  3. #3
    Put the hole pump in the freezer. A great tip I learned from this forum! Use a blunt screwdriver or punch to hit the wear ring. Alternate hits, trying to keep the ring straight as you knock it out. Hope this helps.

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

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

Similar Threads

  1. Need to Replace Wear Ring, Any Recomendations??
    By TLH101 in forum Sea Doo Open Discussion
    Replies: 7
    Last Post: 08-22-2016, 08:14 PM
  2. Do I need a new wear ring on my '98 GTX-RFI?
    By pro1200 in forum 2-Stroke Performance
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 10-11-2013, 07:55 AM
  3. Changing the wear ring on 02 GTX DI
    By Taylor215 in forum 2-Stroke Performance
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 08-04-2010, 10:08 AM
  4. Help Changing Wear Ring In 99 Gtx Limited
    By XP537 in forum 2-Stroke Performance
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 07-02-2008, 01:42 PM
  5. Need Help: Changing Wear Ring on 2004 Sportster 155hp
    By davidcctx in forum Sea Doo Sport Boats
    Replies: 14
    Last Post: 04-04-2008, 02:02 PM

Posting Permissions

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