1996 Johnson Evinrude "ED" 40 thru 55 2-Cylinder Service Manual, P/N 507124, Page 212Get this manual

1996 Johnson Evinrude "ED" 40 thru 55 2-Cylinder Service Manual, P/N 507124, Page 212

36 DR5720 1Using punch and mallet, drive the seal(s) out of the housingDiscard the seal(s) 2Remove the -ring from the bearing
the housing until the tool seatsApply CJv1C Triple-Guard grease to the seal lips after installing 5Lightly apply CJv1C Triple-Guard
grease to new a-ring and install in its groove in the bearing housing Driveshaft Shimming Using Tool, PIN 393185, and Service
Kit, PIN 433032 The driveshaft pinion is precisely meshed with the forward and reverse gears by using shim or shims between
the driveshaft bearing housing and upper thrust washerWhen installing new thrust bearing or washers, bearing housing, pinion,
or driveshaft, it is necessary to properly shim the assembly to restore factory clearanceGauge bars are precision made and
should be handled carefullyThe length of each bar is stamped near the part numberThis dimension is 0.030 in(0,762 mm) shorter
than the actual shimmed length of the driveshaft INote Degrease pinion and driveshaft tapers prior to assembly14211Assemble