1996 Johnson Evinrude "ED" 40 thru 55 2-Cylinder Service Manual, P/N 507124, Page 213Get this manual

1996 Johnson Evinrude "ED" 40 thru 55 2-Cylinder Service Manual, P/N 507124, Page 213

1431 2Slide the Collar, PIN 334985from OMC Driveshaft Shim Kit, PIN 433032, onto the driveshaft with large end touching the
exceeds 0.004 in(0,10 mm)1471 8Check the squareness of'the pinion to the driveshaft by holding the gauge bar against the
bearing housing, between the screw holes, while rotating just the driveshaft and pinion assembly and measuring the clearance
between the gauge bar and the pinionReplace the gear set or the driveshaft, as necessary, and repeat the check if variance
exceeds 0.002 in(0,050 mm)9Subtract the average clearance measurement obtained in Step from 0.030 in(0,762 mm) to determine
the correct shim thickness requiredSelect fewest number of shims to achieve correct thickness 10Remove the driveshaft from
the tool baseRemove the collar and bearing housing from the driveshaft and add the required amount of shims11Check shimming
by reassembling the driveshaft with shims and placing it back into the tool baseThe measurement between the gauge bar and