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1989 gl 1500 choke stuck open. It was off and as I applied choke it did not return off. Can I try anything from the throttle end?

Can I remove cable and work in and out from throttle end before going to carbs?

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    Joe LaP Nov 22, 2013

    I live in So Florida and don't need choke. I just want to shut off choke until I bring for tuneup. Can I temp shut off choke without getting to carbs?

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There is a linkage on the carbs if you can get to it ,push it closed

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where the valves set cold or hot? could make the world of a difference...is there intake leaks? bad floats perhaps....its a problem that will take some time cancelling out problem by problem

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  • the cables dont come undone from the carb i had an 07 08 honda 250 and i found it was easier to take the throtle apart and leave the cables attached

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