1996 Johnson Evinrude "ED" 60 LV 90, 115, 150, 150C, 175 Service Manual, P/N 507127, Page 199Get this manual

1996 Johnson Evinrude "ED" 60 LV 90, 115, 150, 150C, 175 Service Manual, P/N 507127, Page 199

11Check shimming by reassembling the driveshaft with shims and placing it back into the tool baseThe measurement between
Head Screw 2V6Apply OMC Needle Bearing Assembly Grease to the 18 needle bearings and insert them into the bearing case 3V4,
V6Place the bearing on the installer tool with the lettered side of the bearing facing the top of the gearcaseUse OMC Needle
Bearing Assembly Grease to hold the bearing on the tool V6Incorrect installation of the pinion bearing in the gearcase drastically
reduces the life of the bearingThe bearing is tapered so that when installed correctly, its shape compensates for stresses
in the gearcase and allows full bearing contactWhenever gearcase is disassembled, the pinion bearing should be checked to
ensure that it has been installed with the lettering facing up 4V4, V6 -Insert the tool with the bearing into the gearcaseDrive
the bearing into the gearcase until the washer on the tool contacts the spacerRemove the toolUsing rag, remove any excess