1994 Johnson/Evinrude Outboards 40 thru 55 Service Manual, Page 231Get this manual

1994 Johnson/Evinrude Outboards 40 thru 55 Service Manual, Page 231

Gearcase Servicing40RP, 45, 55 Removal i twist and remove all spark plug leads 1To avoid accidental starting of engine while
the trim tab retaining screw and the trim tab from the gearcase4Using 58 inthin wall socket, remove the countersunk screw
with the lock washer ] 5Remove the screw from inside trim tab cavity6Remove the four gearcase retaining screws with lock
washers7Remove the gearcase assembly from the exhaust housing, being careful not to bend the shift rodSecure the gearcase