1963-1973 Mercruiser all Engines and Drives Service Manual Books 1 and 2, Page 553Get this manual

1963-1973 Mercruiser all Engines and Drives Service Manual Books 1 and 2, Page 553

Plac drop of Grade" (C-92-3_609l on pInIo gea nut threads nd instal nulTorque to 80 flIb Olmkg) with Drive hafl Torquing
ross pin lhru sliding cl utch, propel ler shaft nd lide In stall cross pi re ai ng sp ri ng around sl idin cl utc hDo nol
ove r-stretc prin wh en installingPlace propell shaft asse mbly into forward gear assemb ly in ge ar hou ing- Refer to re
pla in bea rin ca rrierpreceding NOTE: On MerCruiser 1-IA-lB-IC, place wash ersnew spring, cross pin slide and followe inside
propell shaftMeasure distan ce [rom top of cam follower to end of propeller shaftDistance must be 25 64" (lOmm), plus-or-minus
164" (4mm)If measurement taken is Tlot within toleran.ce, add or subtract wash ers under follower spring as re quiredEach
washer is 1 32" (.8m.m) thick(Figure 3) W ide End of Sliding Clute toward Rear of Shaft Figu re 3Washer lacement 2 Pl ac
sliding clutchF'i ure 4) onto propeller shaft and install cam fo lower in nd of propeller shaft OTE: cl utch teeth are copper-coated,
install coalin toward fo roard ge ar3 Compress spring insid prope ll haft by pressing on cam fo ll wer until hol es in lid