1994 Johnson/Evinrude Outboards 40 thru 55 Service Manual, Page 209Get this manual

1994 Johnson/Evinrude Outboards 40 thru 55 Service Manual, Page 209

Cleaning and Inspection ill '" Replace damaged componentsShift system failure could cause loss of control over direction
in good condition to help prevent propeller ventilation Gearcase anodesif anodes have been reduced to two-thirds their original
size, they must be replacedRefer to Section for testing procedure Driveshaftcheck threads and splines for chips, wear, and
cracksBearing and gear surfaces must not show signs of metal transfer, corrosion, or discolorationSevere spline wear might
indicate an exhaust housing or gearcase has been distorted by impact damage Water intake screenmust be clearIf screen can't
be cleaned, it must be replaced All internal componentsmust be visually inspected for signs of wear, distortion, chipping,
metal transfer, pitting, galling, and discoloration due to improper lubrication Water pumpcheck impeller for wear, crumbling,