1994 Johnson/Evinrude Outboards 40 thru 55 Service Manual, Page 242Get this manual

1994 Johnson/Evinrude Outboards 40 thru 55 Service Manual, Page 242

r;::;l 16Apply OMC Gasket Sealing Compound to the threads of the shift rod cover screwsInstall the screwsTighten the screws
mounting flange of the bearing housing Do not coat inside bearing housing bore surface of the gearcaseUsing driveshaft OMC
Seal Protector, PIN 316614, slide the driveshaft bearing housing onto the driveshaft 20Install the pinion and the driveshaft
as follows: Pull up on the shift rod to engage the FORWARD gear position Degrease tapers of the pinion and the driveshaftInstall
the pinion and the driveshaft into the gearcase Lightly coat the threads of the pinion nut with outboard lubricantUsing OMC
Pinion Nut Holder PI 320675, start the pinion nut onto the driveshaft While holding the pinion nut with an 11 16 in open-end
wrench and the driveshaft with an OMC Driveshaft Holding Socket PIN 316612, tighten the pinion nut to torque of 40-45 ftIbs(54-60