1995 Johnson/Evinrude Outboards 50 thru 70 3-cylinder Service Manual, Page 222Get this manual

1995 Johnson/Evinrude Outboards 50 thru 70 3-cylinder Service Manual, Page 222

Trim Tab Adjustment & Improper trim tab adjustment can cause difficult steeringA propeller will generate steering torque
OFF, loosen the trim tab strewIf the boat pulled to the right, move the rear of the trim tab slightly to the rightIfthe boat
pulled to the left, move the rear of the trim tab slightly to the left Tighten the trim tab screw to 35-40 ftIbs(47-54 Nm)
Test the boat and, if needed, repeat the procedure until steering effort is as equal as possibleHigh motor installationsThe
trim tab might be above the water when the motor is trimmed outSteering effort might increaseSteering effort will be reduced