1995 Johnson/Evinrude Outboards 40 thru 55 2-Cylinder Service Manual, Page 189Get this manual

1995 Johnson/Evinrude Outboards 40 thru 55 2-Cylinder Service Manual, Page 189

13Snap cable end onto lever ballSnap cable retainer into anchor block 14Cycle lever from RUN to TILT 10 times before adjusting
distance, the lever reserve motion, which should be about Va in(3 mm) 6To adjust, gently pry cable retainer out of anchor
block and cable end off lever ball7Turn cable end onto cable (clockwise) to REDUCE the lever reserve motion, and off (counterclockwise)
to INCREASE the lever reserve motion Each half turn of the cable end changes the lever reserve motion by about Va in(3 mm)Reconnect
cable end to lever ball, and snap cable retainer into anchor blockfJl 8Remeasure lever reserve motion and readjust until
reserve motion is la in(3 mm)If there is insufficient reserve motion, the valve will leak and the motor will not lock in
either up or down positionIf there is excessive reserve motion, the valve will not open enough, and it will be difficult