1996 Johnson Evinrude "ED" 40 thru 55 2-Cylinder Service Manual, P/N 507124, Page 345Get this manual

1996 Johnson Evinrude "ED" 40 thru 55 2-Cylinder Service Manual, P/N 507124, Page 345

If electrical parts are replaced or even removed from the motor, check the following: Wire and High Voltage Lead Routing
tighten firmlyThey keep clamps in position and ends of wires from sparking where lockwashers are called for use them ._ Spark
Plug Boots not torn or cracked fully pushed onto spark plug """IIIIII_._Spark Plugs avoid rough handling that could crack
Ceramic part of plug(Sparks may jump across outside of plug All Connections clean Tight (Prevents sparks) I transom area
Electrical Cable Not rubbing on sharp objects enough slack to allow full turning without pull loads on cable (Prevents Sparks)