1995 Johnson/Evinrude Outboards 50 thru 70 3-cylinder Service Manual, Page 50Get this manual

1995 Johnson/Evinrude Outboards 50 thru 70 3-cylinder Service Manual, Page 50

Remote Control Cable InstallationEngine '" To prevent accidental starting of engine, verify that battery cables are disconnected
both anchor block pockets 2Extend throttle cable and lubricate with OMC Triple-Guard grease 3Verify that the fast idle lever
is down in the RUN position4While rotating the propeller shaft, move the remote control handle from NEUTRAL to the FORWARD
detent and then halfway back to NEUTRALThis positions the control for proper throttle cable adjustmentFailure to follow this
procedure exactly might cause accelerated wear of shift system components and high shifting effort5Move engine throttle lever
tightly against idle stop screw i locknut and washer supplied with engineTighten lock- 6Attach cable casing guide to throttle
lever pin using nut securelyf41 7Pull firmly on throttle cable to remove backlash and install trunnion nut in anchor pocket8Temporarily
install cable retainer and screw9Check cable adjustment; if throttle cable adjustment is too loose, idle speed might be high