I totally agree with Skronkman on this. Get it all back together and running. Do the compression and leak down test and any other test that seems appropriate.
See post #32
Another member was just working on his motor and was adding those parts I believe. Do not put your hands under the swivel bracket without tieing the motor
A picture, part number or item number in the diagram would help.
I have a J50BELCIC johnson, The stop link frame is broken and I've managed to get another from a wrecker.
Ive removed the bottom stop