1996 Johnson Evinrude "ED" 9.9 thru 30 2-Cylinder Service Manual, P/N 507122, Page 83Get this manual

1996 Johnson Evinrude "ED" 9.9 thru 30 2-Cylinder Service Manual, P/N 507122, Page 83

Disassembly INotel Do not disassemble leaf plate assemblies unless leaf plate seats, leaf valves, or leaf stops are damaged
may break when returned to service, causing serious powerhead damage2If any leaf valves are standing open, apply light pressure
using pencil eraserIf leaf valve closes with light pressure, valve is acceptableIf not, inspect leaf plate for high spots
or burrsI Note Do not lap leaf plateIf plate is too smooth, the leaf valves may stick closed after off-season storage3Apply
OMC Locquic Primer to mounting screws and allow to air dry[] 4Apply OMC Screw Lock to mounting screwsWipe off excess adhesive5Assemble
leaf valve shim (if required) and leaf stopInstall screws finger tight[] 6Center the leaf valves on the plate using index