1995 Johnson/Evinrude Outboards 125-300 90 degree LV Service Manual, Page 287Get this manual

1995 Johnson/Evinrude Outboards 125-300 90 degree LV Service Manual, Page 287

Driveshaft Servicing]1To separate the upper driveshaft from the lower driveshaft, remove the roll pinReplace the damaged
with the forward and reverse gears by using one or more shims between the driveshaft bearing housing and the thrust washerWhen
installing new thrust bearing or washer, bearing housing, pinion, or driveshaft, it is necessary to properly shim the assembly
to restore factory clearance Gauge bars are precision made and should be handled carefullyThe length of each bar is stamped
near the part numberThis dimension is 0.020 in(0,508 mm) shorter than the actual shimmed length of the driveshaft INote Degrease