1996 Johnson Evinrude "ED" 40 thru 55 2-Cylinder Service Manual, P/N 507124, Page 50Get this manual

1996 Johnson Evinrude "ED" 40 thru 55 2-Cylinder Service Manual, P/N 507124, Page 50

Throttle Control Rod 1With the engine not running, ensure that the idle speed screw is against its stop and both carburetor
to exactly vertical4Tighten the locknut and recheck pin orientation at wide open throttleThrottle Cable Installation ]1Turn
idle speed adjustment knob fully counterclockwise to minimum SLOW position2Loosen throttle cable bracket jam nut 3With twist
grip in full SLOW position, rotate bracket thumb wheel until forward bracket hole lines up with its mounting hole4Install
mounting screw through forward bracket hole and secure to powerhead with washer between bracket and powerheadTorque screw
to 36 inIbs(4 Nm) 5Rotate thumb wheel two revolutions clockwise to preload linkageTighten jam nut securely 6Check throttle