1995 Johnson/Evinrude Outboards 50 thru 70 3-cylinder Service Manual, Page 248Get this manual

1995 Johnson/Evinrude Outboards 50 thru 70 3-cylinder Service Manual, Page 248

[] 4Remove pinion and base Before disassembly, scribe marks on frame and end caps for reference during reassembly5Remove
4Check permanent magnetsMagnets should attract steel or iron objects held inside the frameWeak magnets will cause excessive
RPM on No Load Current Draw, Electric Starter test 5Do not clean drive assembly while the starter and drive are installedThe
cleaning agent could drain into the starter, washing dirt from the drive into the bearings and commutatorAfter disassembling,
clean each part with grease solvent and inspect6If the pinion does not properly engage the flywheel, the pinion and screw
shaft assembly may be worn, distorted, or dirtyLocate the cause and correct before completing assemblyAssembly 1Lubricate
the armature shaft bearing surface with one drop of SAE No.1 oilLubricate pinion helix on armature shaft with OMC Starter