1996 Johnson Evinrude "ED" 40 thru 55 2-Cylinder Service Manual, P/N 507124, Page 214Get this manual

1996 Johnson Evinrude "ED" 40 thru 55 2-Cylinder Service Manual, P/N 507124, Page 214

Assembly INote Before beginning assembly procedures, all gearcase components must be thoroughly cleaned and in serviceable
until the washer on the tool contacts the spacer 4Remove the toolPosition new seal on the pinion bearing retaining screwApply
OMC Nut Lock to threads of the screwInstall the screw and tighten to 48-80 inIbs(5-9 Nm)5Using OMC Forward Bearing Service
Kit, PIN 433034, and OMC Drive Handle, PIN 311880, install two new forward gear bearings in the gearcase as follows: Place
the gearcase in vertical position on the floorSupport nose of the gearcase with wood W Place drive handle through the step
plateAssemble the Place the short bearing on the installer tool with lettered side of the bearing facing the tool[]] bearing
installer to the drive handle to install the short bearing Insert the tool with the bearing into the gearcaseDrive the bearing