1996 Johnson Evinrude "ED" 40 thru 55 2-Cylinder Service Manual, P/N 507124, Page 314Get this manual

1996 Johnson Evinrude "ED" 40 thru 55 2-Cylinder Service Manual, P/N 507124, Page 314

Routine Inspections 1Check reservoir fluid level at least once per season or every 100 operating hoursSystem capacity is
switch ON an additional to 10 seconds after the unit reaches the end of its travel before activating the switch in the opposite
direction i The valve must be torqued to '" 2Check the manual release valve with torque wrench45-55 inIbs(5-6 Nm) 3Check
for external signs of fluid leakageCorrect causes as necessary4Inspect the stern brackets for binding with the swivel bracket
in the thrust rod areaRetorque the tilt tube nuts as follows: Tighten the tilt tube nuts to torque of 40-45 ftIbs(54-60 Nm)
Loosen one nut 's to V4 turn after torquing5Check the battery's state of chargeRefer to Battery Specifications, Electrical