1996 Johnson Evinrude "ED" 40 thru 55 2-Cylinder Service Manual, P/N 507124, Page 42Get this manual

1996 Johnson Evinrude "ED" 40 thru 55 2-Cylinder Service Manual, P/N 507124, Page 42

If engine shows evidence that sand or silt may have entered it (sand or silt under the engine cover or slight grinding or
(Running)Even if engine can be started, it must be serviced (disassembled and cleaned and electrical components cleaned or
replaced where necessary) as salt water can cause excessive corrosion of electrical components and internal partsProlonged
Submersion (Fresh or Salt Water) If engine has been dropped overboard and not recovered immediately, the engine must be serviced
within three hours after recoveryFollow same procedures as Engine Dropped Overboard (Not Running) and (Running)When prolonged
submersion occurs in salt water, even if engine can be started, the engine must be disassembled and cleaned and electrical