1995 Johnson/Evinrude Outboards 50 thru 70 3-cylinder Service Manual, Page 92Get this manual

1995 Johnson/Evinrude Outboards 50 thru 70 3-cylinder Service Manual, Page 92

Inspection 1Inspect the leaf plate assemblies for damage: The gasket surface must be flat .003 in (0,08 mm) The leaf plates
may break when returned to service causing serious powerhead damage 2If any leaf valves are standing open, apply light pressure
using pencil eraserIf leaf valve closes with light pressure, valve is acceptableIf not, inspect leaf plate for high spots
or burrsDo not lap leaf plates in figure pattern on lapping blockIf plate is too smooth, the leaf valves may stick closed
after off-season storage 3Apply OMC Locquic Primer to mounting screws and allow to air dryf41 4Apply OMC Screw Lock to mounting
screwsWipe off excess adhesive5Assemble leaf valve shim (if required) and leaf stopInstall two screws near center of leaf