1995 Johnson/Evinrude Outboards 40 thru 55 2-Cylinder Service Manual, Page 228Get this manual

1995 Johnson/Evinrude Outboards 40 thru 55 2-Cylinder Service Manual, Page 228

r;;;] 12To remove the bearing housing and forward gear from the L!J propeller shaft, pry the clutch dog retainer spring out
as follows: Push out the shift lever pindisengage the shifter shaft and cradle from the shift leverand remove the shift leverRotate
the shifter detent 1800 to depress the detent ball and springBall and spring can pop out with great forceWear safety glasses
for eye protection and proceed with carePull the shifter detent from the bearing housing being prepared to catch the ball