1995 Johnson/Evinrude Outboards 40 thru 55 2-Cylinder Service Manual, Page 213Get this manual

1995 Johnson/Evinrude Outboards 40 thru 55 2-Cylinder Service Manual, Page 213

36 DR2061 1Using punch and mallet, drive the two seals out of the housingDiscard the seals 2Remove the a-ring from the bearing
Shimming Using Tool, PIN 393185, and Service Kit, PIN 433032 The driveshaft pinion is precisely meshed with the forward and
reverse gears by using shim or shims between the driveshaft bearing housing and upper thrust washerWhen installing new thrust
bearing or washers, bearing housing, pinion, or driveshaft, it is necessary to properly shim the assembly to restore factory
clearanceGauge bars are precision made and should be handled carefullyThe length of each bar is stamped near the part numberThis
dimension is 0.030 in(0,762 mm) shorter than the actual shimmed length of the driveshaft Degrease pinion and driveshaft tapers