1995 Johnson/Evinrude Outboards 40 thru 55 2-Cylinder Service Manual, Page 237Get this manual

1995 Johnson/Evinrude Outboards 40 thru 55 2-Cylinder Service Manual, Page 237

COA3089 21Align the embossed word "FRONT" toward the shift rod and push the driveshaft bearing housing in positionApply OMC
grooves in the gearcase 25Thread two OMC Guide Pins, PI 383175, into the retainer plate to align holes in the plate with
holes in the propeller shaft bearing housingDo not thread guide pins more than two turns into the retainer plate26Carefully
apply OMC Gasket Sealing Compound to the a-ring flange and aft support flange of the bearing housing Do not allow sealer
to contact either forward thrust surface or bearings in the housingAlign the bearing housing on the guide pins with the word
"UP" toward the topPress the bearing housing into the gearcase and tap the housing in with soft face malletto seat the a-ring
27Apply OMC Gasket Sealing Compound to the threads and seals ofthe four propeller housing retaining screwsInstall two of
the screws into the bearing housing finger tightRemove the guide pins and install the remaining two screwsThen tighten all