1963-1973 Mercruiser all Engines and Drives Service Manual Books 1 and 2, Page 548Get this manual

1963-1973 Mercruiser all Engines and Drives Service Manual Books 1 and 2, Page 548

DRIVE SHAFT and SHIFT SHAFT E-Z SHIFT DRIVE SHAFT REMOVAL 1Place gear housing in vise (b lw cn blocks of oft wood) with propeller
gear tapered bearin cup from ge housing with lide Hammer Puller (C-91 - 34569 Al) !VOTE: On 'o me "ear housingsit may be
necessary to remove dri ve shaft tapered roller bearing cupalong with the lubric ant recirculating device ee lep 8following7
oak fo shims un de bearin cup8If lubrica nt circ ulatin device is ins lalledplace Ie ve Tool (C-91 -39281) into groo ves
of sleeve (lef hand threadnd thread nd of lide Hammer Pu ller (C-91 -34569, ]) into sleeve tool to remove itFigure Loosening
Pinion Gear Nut Figure 3Removing Drive Shaft from Gear Housing NOTERe circulating device is not required on gear hOUSings
with int erconnected oil chambers 9Remove sbift haft bushing with Bushin Tool (C-9131107)Figureand pull shift sbaft out of