How to Replace Throttle Cables?

Answer Throttle cables link your accelerator pedal to the engine, and if they stretch, break or bind, you're going to have problems getting from "A" to "B." They're not difficult to replace, and it only t... Read More »

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How to Replace Your Mercury or Mercruiser Shift and Throttle Cables?

Stiff, damaged or old shift cables can make controlling your Mercruiser or Mercury Outboard powered vessel difficult or even dangerous to control. Replace your old cables and your remote control an... Read More »

How to Cut Throttle Cables?

The majority of aftermarket throttle cables come at a standard length, and part of the installation process is cutting the throttle cable to length. If you do not trim the throttle cable, it can be... Read More »

How to Change Throttle Cables?

Throttle cables get used every day, but, sometimes, they wear out. They can stretch, tear or break in other ways, which dictates removing and replacing them. It's not difficult; it's about a 20-min... Read More »

How to Remove Throttle Cables?

A throttle cable is a braided steel cable that controls the opening of the throttle plate inside of a throttle body. The throttle body controls how much air is let into the engine and is directly c... Read More »