1994 Johnson/Evinrude Outboards 40 thru 55 Service Manual, Page 193Get this manual

1994 Johnson/Evinrude Outboards 40 thru 55 Service Manual, Page 193

Midsection Adjustment40, 48, 50 Steering Friction Adjustment rv The steering friction adjustment andpreset necessaryis at
NOT overtighten Minimum Trim Angle Adjustment The stern bracket has three positions for adjusting motor's minimum trim angleThe
motor is shipped with tilt pin in secofld holeThis will be the best position for most boatsOn some boats it may be advisable
to limit the amount of trim "IN" that can be usedThis may be due to large transom angle, the boat loading, or other reasonsIf
it is necessary to limit the trim angle, then: Place motor in full tilt position and engage trailering lock Remove locknut
Move tilt pin to next holeInstall and tighten locknut to torque of 20-25 ftIbs(27-34 Nm) ill becomes weakDefinite resistance