1995 Johnson/Evinrude Outboards 50 thru 70 3-cylinder Service Manual, Page 219Get this manual

1995 Johnson/Evinrude Outboards 50 thru 70 3-cylinder Service Manual, Page 219

1601 20Align the bossed word "FRONT" toward the shift rod and push the driveshaft bearing housing in positionApply OMC Gasket
in the grooves in the gearcase1651 24Thread two OMC Guide Pins, PIN 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 plate25Carefully
apply OMC Gasket Sealing Compound to the a-ring flange and aft supportflange ofthe bearing housingDo 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 top Press the bearing housing into the gearcase and tap the housing in with soft mallet to seat the -ring26Apply
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 four screws