1996 Johnson Evinrude "ED" 40 thru 55 2-Cylinder Service Manual, P/N 507124, Page 188Get this manual

1996 Johnson Evinrude "ED" 40 thru 55 2-Cylinder Service Manual, P/N 507124, Page 188

13Snap cable end onto lever ballSnap cable retainer into anchor block tfi 14Cycle lever from RUN to TILT 10 times before
the lever reserve motion, which should be about 'a in(3 mm)6To adjust, gently pry cable retainer out of anchor block and
cable end off lever ball7Turn cable end onto cable (clockwise) to REDUCE the lever reserve motion, and off (counterclockwise)
to INCREASE the lever reserve motionEach half turn of the cable end changes the lever reserve motion by about Va in(3 mm)Reconnect
cable end to lever ball, and snap cable retainer into anchor block8Remeasure lever reserve motion and readjust until reserve
motion is Va in(3 mm)"there is insufficient reserve motion, the valve will leak and the motor will not lock in either up
or down positionIf there is excessive reserve motion, the valve will not open enough, and it will be difficult to move the