1994 Johnson/Evinrude Outboards 40 thru 55 Service Manual, Page 195Get this manual

1994 Johnson/Evinrude Outboards 40 thru 55 Service Manual, Page 195

13Snap cable end onto lever ballSnap cable retainer into anchor block14Cycle lever from RUN to TILT 10 times before adjusting
the lever reserve motion, which should be about in(3 mm)e 6To adjust, gently pry cable retainer out of anchor block and cable
end off lever ball7Turn cable end onto cable (clockwise) to REDUCE the lever reserve motion, and off (counterclockwise) to
INCREASE the lever reserve motionEach half turn of the cable end changes the lever reserve motion by about le in(3 mm)Reconnect
cable end to lever ball, and snap cable retainer into anchor blockf71 8Remeasure lever reserve motion and readjust until
reserve motion is Va in(3 mm)If there is insufficient reserve motion, the valve will leak and the motor will not lock in
either up or down positionIf there is excessive reserve motion, the valve will not open enough, and it will be difficult