1995 Johnson/Evinrude Outboards 40 thru 55 2-Cylinder Service Manual, Page 266Get this manual

1995 Johnson/Evinrude Outboards 40 thru 55 2-Cylinder Service Manual, Page 266

Battery Cable Extension The following are minimum specifications for stranded copper cable without splicesCable measurements
minimum CCA requirementsInstalling and Connecting Batteries and Cables Place the battery so it is easily accessible for frequent
checking and recharging and in hold-down systemInstall positive cable to positive post and negative cable to negative post
When connecting to the battery, begin by placing largesurface star washer over the threaded battery post, then stack cables
from accessories, then cables from the motorFinish the connection with hex nut, tightened firmly with wrench INotel DO NOT
use wing nuts on battery connections even ifthey were supplied with the batteryWing nuts can loosen and cause errant warning
horn signals or electrical system damageDR5103 rn Apply OMC Triple-Guard grease to connectionsThe battery terminal connections