1996 Johnson Evinrude "ED" 40 thru 55 2-Cylinder Service Manual, P/N 507124, Page 37Get this manual

1996 Johnson Evinrude "ED" 40 thru 55 2-Cylinder Service Manual, P/N 507124, Page 37

Preseason Service 1Check gearcase lubricationIf leakage is evident, gearcase seals may need attentionCheck lubricant level
3Check water level in battery, then chargeWhile the battery 4When engine is reattached to the boat's transom, make sure the
steering, shift, and throttle systems are attached to the engine using the factory-specified hardware stored with the engine
earlierFollow the manufacturer's installation instructions! If control systems are attached to the engine using the wrong
fasteners or assembled carelessly, sudden unexpected loss of engine control may result5Test engine warning system Refer to
Section 86For models with If oil line has been disconnected, the oil line must be purged and the system primed before any
attempt is made to start the engineRefer to Section 2, OMC INote Any time that the VRO oil supply line has been disconnected
from the engine, you must run 50: fueloil mixture in the fuel tank for period of time sufficient to verify oil consumptionOnce