2022 FX Cruiser HO
2022 FX Cruiser HO - Luxury Naturally Aspirated
The luxuriously appointed 2022 FX Cruiser HO (High Output) brings a new level of style, comfort and performance to the personal watercraft market.
Designed with luxury touring in mind, this craft is built on a highly stable platform, perfectly complemented with the powerful and fuel efficient, 1.8 litre, naturally aspirated, four-cylinder, High Output marine engine. Offering incredible versatility, the FX Cruiser HO is equally capable for a huge range of applications from long day trips exploring new waterways to water sports with the family.
New for 2022, the the FX Cruiser HO returns with significant enhancements including a 5-inch full-featured infotainment system with a glass colour touchscreen and built-in GPS system*, premium factory-installed audio speakers with smartphone integration, upgraded Drive Control with Auto Trim, a new glove box with a built-in light, USB and 12 volt charging ports, a new more streamlined tilting handlebar with tie hooks and a modified hull for a more comfortable and dryer ride.
*USB Map card not included and can be purchased separately. Consult your local WaveRunner dealer.
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|Dry Weight (kg)
|4-stroke, 4-cyl DOHC, 16-Valve, High Output Marine Engine
|Bore & Stroke (mm)
|86 x 78
|11.0 : 1
|Low-maintenance. Open Loop Cooling
|155mm High-Pressure Axial Flow
|Scavenger Pump Assisted Wet Sump
|Electronic Fuel Injection
|Fuel Tank (L)
|Storage Capacity (L)
All FX models come with Yamaha’s factory-installed, custom integrated Bluetooth marine audio system, which includes twin, powerful 4.5-inch fully waterproof marine speakers, integrated 2 channel (50 watts per channel) amplifier, easy access control pad and an integrated low-voltage regulator to protect the battery. *FX Limited SHVO colour shown
All-new Touch Screen
All 2022 FX Cruiser HO models come with a large 5-inch glass touch screen, with increased brightness and visibility; new screen and audio touch pad controls; GPS functionality; all-in-one Bluetooth phone, text, voice activation and music connectivity; and enhanced Auto Trim, top speed and acceleration settings.
All-New Integrated GPS System
The all-new built-in GPS system allows you to add and follow waypoints; create, record and save tracks; and accurately track your speed. For extra safety, the geofencing feature allows you to set a virtual boundary for learner riders, alerting the rider when they have gone beyond the set boundary. Maps purchased separately.
The handlebars are sleeker and more ergonomic with smaller control boxes and integrated single Start/Stop button switch. The steering column can be adjusted up or down for different riding styles. Two tie hooks have been added to either side of the steering column, for easier tying up to docks.
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New Feature Packed Glove Box
The all-new FX glove box provides 16.5 litres of useable storage, including a dedicated smart grip phone holder, USB and 12V power outlets and blue LED illumination to make finding your belongings easer in low light. *FX Limited SVHO colour shown
Improved Handling and Comfort
For improved comfort and handling, especially in heavier seas, the sponsons have been moved forward 50mm and the ride plate angle increased for additional nose lift.
Naturally Aspirated 1.8 Litre High Output Engine
The four-cylinder, 1812cc High Output Yamaha engine and 155mm high-pressure jet pump, deliver the largest water displacement of any craft in its class. This naturally aspirated engine delivers race performance acceleration, high-end speeds, outstanding fuel economy, low noise and reduced emissions.
A first for the watercraft industry, all FX Series WaveRunners come with built-in footwell drains, delivering a dryer and more comfortable riding experience.
Theatre Style Cruiser Seat
This luxury, theatre-style seat is designed to provide plush accommodations for all-day riding, for up to three persons. The two-tone seat is ergonomically designed and textured for both speed and comfort and is suitable for recreational and touring conditions. It comes with separate front and rear sections, making maintenance and access to under-seat storage easy.
Built for the most tech savvy of riders, the new multi-mount system allows for the easy attachment of third-party action cameras, GPS, fish-finder and phone devices. *FX HO model colour shown.
Large Extended Swim Platform
Roomy and comfortable, the large extended rear platform is the ideal place for soaking up the surroundings, getting in and out of the water or simply doing nothing at all. The decking platform is fitted with two-tone Hydro-Turf mats for optimum looks, grip and comfort.
Cruise Assist and No Wake Mode
Cruise Assist allows the rider to set a consistent engine speed, helping to reduce throttle fatigue, improve fuel efficiency and help make longer trips more comfortable. 3 No Wake Mode settings cap the engine’s RPMs at an optimum idle speed, for travelling through no-wake zones and other restricted areas.
The electronic trim system allows the rider to quickly adjust how high or low the bow sits in the water, improving the crafts overall handling and on-water performance. This system can be engaged for improved cornering, carrying multiple passengers, towing or in rough conditions.
RiDE Dual Control System
Yamaha’s patented RiDE is the world's first dual throttle handlebar control system, that makes handling easy, fun and intuitive. Pull the right lever to accelerate and the left lever to decelerate and for reverse. Release both levers, or in any combination, and the system reacts with precise control.
Multiple Ride Modes
New to the FX series is a set of new ride modes to improve your riding experience. From Advanced Reverse Assist for easier launching, customisable speed settings for learner riders and an Ultra-Slow Speed Mode, riding the FX series couldn't be any easier. *Previous year model shown.
Incorporating Yamaha’s trademark compact and edgy design styling, the integrated mirrors not only look good but aid rider visual awareness and safety.
Deep Reboarding Step and Handles
The FX WaveRunner series includes twin reboarding handles and a new wider and extra-deep ergonomically designed soft-touch reboarding step, making climbing back onboard extra easy and safe. The reboarding step conveniently tucks away when not in use.
For additional on-water thrills and spills, all WaveRunners come with a strong tow hook allowing for the secure towing of inflatable tubes, wake boarders or skiers.
Massive 168 Litre Storage
The FX Series WaveRunners come with a massive 168 litres of storage. This includes a larger and fully watertight glove box, under-seat storage bucket, rear stern rope storage and enlarged storage area under the front hood.