Gimbal Bearing Removal - Method A
If the bearing is scrap and is being replaced, place the end of a long 1/2 socket extension against the inner race of the old bearing, exactly as shown, and start driving the bearing inward.
bearing is being removed to fill it with grease, then pry it side ways, don't
beat on it.
Keep driving the old bearing inward.
When the bearing is in this position, you can remove it with your fingers.
Gimbal Bearing Installation - Method A
note ! The outside diameter of our # 0795 replacement gimbal bearing ( shown
new ( 2.834 O.D. ) bearing inside of the ring with the small grease hole in
If the boat is before 1973 and does not have a grease fitting outside the boat, you should load the bearing with grease before installing it with our grease packing tool.
same 1/2 socket extension inside the new bearing and pry the
MUST NOW BE LINED UP TO THE ENGINE