1996 Johnson Evinrude "ED" 40 thru 55 2-Cylinder Service Manual, P/N 507124, Page 265Get this manual

1996 Johnson Evinrude "ED" 40 thru 55 2-Cylinder Service Manual, P/N 507124, Page 265

Battery Specifications For each motor provide one battery that is: 12-volt, heavy-duty, designated "marine" Ventedlrefillable
post, then stack cables from accessories, then cables from the motorFinish the connection with hex nut, tightened firmly
with wrenchwere supplied with the batteryWing nuts can loosen and cause errant warning horn signals or electrical system
damage INote DO NOT use wing nuts on battery connections even if they rn Apply OMC Electrical Grease to connections&The battery
terminal connections must always be insulatedIf the battery mounting system does not cover the connections, install protective