1996 idle adjustment


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jdn40
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1996 idle adjustment

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the idle adjustment by the fuel fill is very hard to turn . actually I cant turn it . any way to loosen it up ?


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Re: 1996 idle adjustment

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jdn40 wrote: Sun Aug 15, 2021 7:26 am the idle adjustment by the fuel fill is very hard to turn . actually I cant turn it . any way to loosen it up ?
Two things that can cause it to bind up:

- The adjustment screw it actually turns down at the throttles is seized up
- The adjustment line from the knob to the screw is bound up or pinched somewhere (usually from incorrect reassembly)
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