1996 Johnson Evinrude "ED" 60 LV 90, 115, 150, 150C, 175 Service Manual, P/N 507127, Page 198Get this manual

1996 Johnson Evinrude "ED" 60 LV 90, 115, 150, 150C, 175 Service Manual, P/N 507127, Page 198

1Assemble the driveshaft bearing housingthrust washerthrust bearingand pinion onto the driveshaftUse OMC Driveshaft Seal
the pinion while rotating just the bearing housing and measuring the clearance between the gauge bar and the bearing housing
with feeler gaugesMeasure between each pair of screw holesReplace the bearing housing and repeat check if variance exceeds
0.004 in(0,010 mm)[] 8Check the squareness of the pinion to the driveshaft by holding the gauge bar against the bearing housing
(between the screw holes) while rotating just the driveshaft and pinion assembly and measuring the clearance between the
gauge bar and the pinionReplace the pinion or the driveshaft, as necessary, and repeat the check if variance exceeds 0.002
in(0,050 mm)9Subtract the average clearance measurement you obtained in Step from 0.020 in(0,508 mm) to determine the correct
shim thickness requiredSelect the fewest number of shims to achieve the correct thickness10Remove the driveshaft from the
tool baseRemove the collar and bearing housing from the driveshaft, and add the required amount of shimsINotel Use extreme