1994 Johnson/Evinrude Outboards 40 thru 55 Service Manual, Page 238Get this manual

1994 Johnson/Evinrude Outboards 40 thru 55 Service Manual, Page 238

Driveshaft Shimming Using Tool PIN 393185 The driveshaft pinion is precisely meshed with the forward and reverse gears by
dimension can be used to measure the gauge to confirm accuracyThis dimension is 0.020 in(0,508 mm) shorter than the actual
shimmed length of the driveshaft INotel Before assembling the pinion to the driveshaft, degrease tapers on both parts37 1Lightly
coat the threads of the pinion nut ith outboard lubricantInstall the pinion Tighten the pinion nut to torque of 40-45 ftIbs(54-60
Nm)37 2Assemble the driveshaft bearing housingthrust washerand thrust bearing onto the driveshaftUse OMC Driveshaft Seal