How to Adjust Bike Throttle Cables?

Answer Adjusting your motorcycle throttle cables can be done in the comfort of your own garage in a relatively short amount of time, as long as you know a little about you bike and you have the right tools.

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How to Adjust the Throttle Cables on a Harley?

Harley-Davidson throttle controls feature a pull-open cable and a pull-closed cable. This gives very positive control to the throttle position. The pull-open (forward) cable operates the throttle p... Read More »

How to Adjust the Throttle & Shift Cables on a Boat?

The throttle cable on a boat's outboard motor is responsible for decreasing or increasing engine speed. The shift cable runs the controls from the driver's station. Boats, unlike wheeled vehicles, ... Read More »

How to Adjust the Throttle Control Cables for a 1988 Honda Accord?

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How to Cut Throttle Cables?

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