1996 Johnson Evinrude "ED" 9.9 thru 30 2-Cylinder Service Manual, P/N 507122, Page 96Get this manual

1996 Johnson Evinrude "ED" 9.9 thru 30 2-Cylinder Service Manual, P/N 507122, Page 96

Disassembly I Note 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 burrsINotel Do not lap leaf plateIf plate is too smooth, the leaf valves may stick closed after off-season storage rn
3Viewed from the shownleaf stop) side, the alignment back notches must face as The port notch will face one o'clock and the
starboard notch will face 11 o'clockFailure to follow this procedure will cause premature leaf valve failure rn 4Center the