1995 Johnson/Evinrude Outboards 40 thru 55 2-Cylinder Service Manual, Page 218Get this manual

1995 Johnson/Evinrude Outboards 40 thru 55 2-Cylinder Service Manual, Page 218

16Install the pinion and driveshaft as follows: Degrease tapers of the pinion and driveshaftInstall the pinion and driveshaft
ofthe pinion nutwill reduce pinion lifeDo not reuse damaged pinion nuts 17Apply OMC Gasket Sealing Compound to threads of
the housing retaining screwsInstall and tighten the screws to 14-16 ftIbs(19-22 Nm) 18Apply OMC Tripe-Guardgrease to two
new shift housing O-ringsInstall the large O-ring on the housingSlide the bushing then the small O-ring onto the shift rodApply
OMC Adhesive to threads of the bushingAssemble the housing, O-ring, and bushingTighten the bushing to 48-60 inIbs(5-7 Nm)19Thread