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    Default help replacing shift shaft lever on 1960 johnson 40hp

    Hello

    Can anyone tell me how to replace the shift shaft lever that connects to the clevis on a 1960 johnson 40 hp.

    Please help!!!!

    Thanks all

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    Default Re: help replacing shift shaft lever on 1960 johnson 40hp

    Exactly what are you trying to replace, #39?

    For that, you have to remove the powerhead, and lower unit, then undo all the rubber mounts and remove the #53 exhaust housing from the outer shell. You also have to remove the outer shifter lever to get it back together.
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