1995 Johnson/Evinrude Outboards 40 thru 55 2-Cylinder Service Manual, Page 235Get this manual

1995 Johnson/Evinrude Outboards 40 thru 55 2-Cylinder Service Manual, Page 235

COA3590 1491 1501 9Align hole in the clutch dog with slot in the propeller shaftInstall the clutch dog on the shaft with
into the gearcase as far as possible, being sure to align the shift housing pin with hole in forward end of gearcase housing
13Lubricate new shift rod cover D-ring with OMC TripleGuard greaseInstall the D-ring into the shift rod coverGrease the threaded
end of the shift rod and insert it through the cover bushingTurn the shift rod while pushing it through the bushing to avoid
damaging the D-ring 14Apply OMC Gasket Sealing Compound to both sides of new shift cover gasket Position the gasket on the
gearcaseThread the shift rod into the shifter detent about four turns15Move shift rod from side-to-side while pushing on
the propeller shaft to ensure proper alignment of the bearing housing locator pin into the locator pin hole in the gearcaseGently