1996 Johnson Evinrude "ED" 40 thru 55 2-Cylinder Service Manual, P/N 507124, Page 235Get this manual

1996 Johnson Evinrude "ED" 40 thru 55 2-Cylinder Service Manual, P/N 507124, Page 235

1541 16Apply OMC Gasket Sealing Compound to the threads of the shift rod cover screwsInstall the screwsTighten the screws
flange of the bearing housingDo not coat inside bearing housing bore surface of the gearcaseUsing driveshaft OMC Seal Protector,
PIN 316614, slide the driveshaft bearing housing onto the driveshaft20Install the pinion and the driveshaft as follows: Pull
up on the shift rod to engage the FORWARD gear position Degrease tapers of the pinion and the driveshaftInstall the pinion
and the driveshaft into the gearcase1601 Lightly coat the threads of the pinion nut with outboard lubricantUsing OMC Pinion
Nut Holder, PIN 320675, start the pinion nut onto the driveshaft While holding the pinion nut with an 1116 in open-end wrench
and the driveshaft with an OMC Driveshaft Holding Socket, PIN 334995, tighten the pinion nut to 40-45 ftIbs(54-60 Nm)Pad