1963-1973 Mercruiser all Engines and Drives Service Manual Books 1 and 2, Page 99Get this manual

1963-1973 Mercruiser all Engines and Drives Service Manual Books 1 and 2, Page 99

MERCRUISER II STERN DRIVE INSTALLATION (For RemovalReverse the Following Procedure) 1Lubricate bar of outer transom plat
clocku:ise rOlat.ion of clamp nut cover 12Tigh ten co mounting screws13 Adjust op rew again top on steering lever hou in
14Pres down on cra and turn cloc kw to rota te unit up for check 15 After crankin unit down fUDninposition, crank bout 25
mar urns until firm! locked iVOT E: Ij tern drive unit is not locked in operaling position, an.d ingle ve re mote control
is not in neutra.l po ition, circuit rom starter witch to Slarler is open, and tarter will not opera.te Figure 1Install ng
Un it 5In tali crank on cra nk extensionpres down and turn crank slowly clo kwis sl ight mo vem ent of th unit inward indicates
thread ngagemen tow turn slowl coonte rclockwise to thread gimbal hou ing into clamp nut OT: I{, a{ter engagement o{ threads,
cranking is di{{icultback off tu.rning crank in oppo ite directionDo nOl force crankas cro ss -threading may occur6 Crank
unt it stop on gi mba hous ing over the stop screw(Fig ur 2) Line up dri ve un it as cl ose to per pendicular with boat bottom