1995 Johnson/Evinrude Outboards 50 thru 70 3-cylinder Service Manual, Page 216Get this manual

1995 Johnson/Evinrude Outboards 50 thru 70 3-cylinder Service Manual, Page 216

Assembly 1Note Before beginning assembly procedures, all gearcase com- ponents must be thoroughly cleaned and in serviceable
to 48-80 inIbs(5,5-9,0 Nm) 5To install the water intake screen, drop it into the water intake cavity and push it down as
far as it will go with screwdriver or other suitable tool 14516Wear safety glasses461 Insert the spring and ball, coated
with OMC Needle Bearing Assembly Grease, into the housingPress the ball down with small pin punch until it is below the detent
cross hole, push the detent lever over the ball, withdraw the punch, and force the detent lever in until it slides over the
detent ball 1471 481 7Place the shift lever in the housing, engaging the detent lever, and press the detent lever all the
way inNext, hold the cradle on the shifter shaft with OMC Needle Bearing Assembly Grease, hook the cradle over the shift
lever, and install the shift lever pin 8Place the thrust bearing Q) on the shoulder of the forward gearPlace the thrust washer
on the bearing housingUse OMC Needle Bearing Assembly Grease to hold the bearing and washer in placeInstall the forward gear