1994 Johnson/Evinrude Outboards 40 thru 55 Service Manual, Page 259Get this manual

1994 Johnson/Evinrude Outboards 40 thru 55 Service Manual, Page 259

Shift Cable Adjustment i from forward boat travel could move the gate into RE- The shift cable must be adjusted correctly
NEUTRAL detent CD when you pull up on the reverse gate with moderate pressure 6If you cannot achieve NEUTRAL detent, lengthen
cable slightly and recheck your adjustmentIt is very important that the reverse gate remains locked in the FORWARD detent
range when remote control is in FORWARDWhen properly adjusted, the reverse gate cannot be pulled out of the FORWARD detent
range by hand7Tighten locknut and loosen to turn to permit free e movement of cam f131 8Loosely secure shift cable to the
steering cable with tie strapDO NOT restrict movement of the shift cable With running engine in NEUTRAL and warm-up lever
raised, engine will run rough due to exhaust restriction from the reverse gate being in NEUTRALDR4894 Important Safety Related