Throtle Cable


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bigguy_362001
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Throtle Cable

Postby bigguy_362001 » Tue Dec 28, 2010 2:22 pm



Is this something that I could do or should I take it in to a dealer? I have changed the timing belts. Mine broke or let lose this morning.



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Re: Throtle Cable

Postby WingAdmin » Tue Dec 28, 2010 5:43 pm

If you've changed timing belts, you should be more than capable of changing throttle cables (and you should probably change both at the same time while you have it all apart).

You can get an idea of what you're in for from this article: How to replace your throttle cables. The 1500 will be different, but the same principles are in play.

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Re: Throtle Cable

Postby keithg64 » Fri Dec 31, 2010 10:29 pm

Should not be very hard, take everything off down to the air filter box and it will be under there.
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