1995 Johnson/Evinrude Outboards 125-300 90 degree LV Service Manual, Page 332Get this manual

1995 Johnson/Evinrude Outboards 125-300 90 degree LV Service Manual, Page 332

26Position the driveshaft thrust bearingthrust washerand shim(s) (selected earlier) on the driveshaft 1Note Position thrust
from the pinion needle bearingsDegrease taper of the pinionPosition the pinion in the gearcase30Degrease the driveshaft taper
and install the driveshaft31Lightly coat the threads of the pinion nut with outboard lubricant and install on the driveshaftTurn
the driveshaft by hand to engage the nut 32Turn the gearcase right side upUsing OMC Driveshaft Socket, PIN 311875, and OMC
Pinion Nut Holder, PI 334455, tighten the pinion nut as follows: Pinion Nut Torque 70-80 ftIbs(90-108 Nm) 100-110 ftIbs(136-149
Nm) PCE0047 INotel Over-tightening or under-tightening the pinion nut will reduce pinion lifeDo not reuse damaged pinion