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    There are only two circuit breakers in the Ficht...

    There are only two circuit breakers in the Ficht electrical system (some years used fuses instead).

    Why are you thinking one of the circuit breakers is bad? You can test for fuel pump 12 volt...
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    There are two common failure modes with the...

    There are two common failure modes with the original solenoids.

    - The seal fails and allows moisture inside. Sometimes the corrosion prevents the contactor from conducting power, which is the...
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    Pay attention to plug polarity when you wire up...

    Pay attention to plug polarity when you wire up the new mushroom profile connector. The solenoid is polarized as there is a diode inside across the coil.

    If you get the polarity reversed on the...
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    What is that thing that looks like an aluminum...

    What is that thing that looks like an aluminum nail next to the solenoid?

    That automotive solenoid pictured is not watercraft type. The crimp connections are also not only non-factory, they look...
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    What does the solenoid look like? Black plastic...

    What does the solenoid look like? Black plastic body with a metal backing plate? If yes, those original solenoids are known to corrode internally.

    If you short circuit across/between the two heavy...
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    What does the voltage right at the battery posts...

    What does the voltage right at the battery posts do when you press start?
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    Ficht fuel injector supply is the lower...

    Ficht fuel injector supply is the lower connection, fuel return is the upper connection.

    I am sure this info has been posted multiple times.
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    IIRC the Ficht fuel pump inlet is directly...

    IIRC the Ficht fuel pump inlet is directly vertical into the center of the pump motor, and the inlet fits into (or directly above?) the round hole in the filter disc shown.

    During normal...
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    The Kawasaki in-line regulator is not consistent...

    The Kawasaki in-line regulator is not consistent when used with the Polaris OEM fuel pump. Sometimes it seems to provide the correct pressure, then a few minutes later you get some other pressure.
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    The L shaped fitting can be sourced from some...

    The L shaped fitting can be sourced from some outboard motors with Ficht, IIRC.

    The T shaped connector, much harder to find.
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    Solenoid delete, be sure to cap off the fitting...

    Solenoid delete, be sure to cap off the fitting at the exhaust manifold.

    Ficht Fuel Pressure regulator reinforcement, there is a detailed thread with photos. Links and more details can be found...
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    I think you may be correct. I will point out...

    I think you may be correct.

    I will point out that those 'white' plastic fuel hose connectors for the injectors tend to become brittle with age. Be very careful not to bend or break them as they...
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    Welcome. First off, click the link below....

    Welcome.

    First off, click the link below. There is a lot of useful info in there. Spend some time reading up, not just about the Ficht fuel injection system your engine has, but also all the other...
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