Question about 2002 Harley Davidson FLHR - FLHRCI Road king
You want some play in your throttle control. If you adjust the cables until you have no play, your throttle will quit automatically returning to the closed position. Not a safe thing since most people today are accustomed to the throttle doing that.
Now, you don't want too much play either. less than a 1/8 of a turn. Take the play out by adjusting the throttle cable first and the by adjusting the idle cable. The throttle cable is the front most cable where it enters the throttle twist grip.
Important, once you adjust the throttle cable, you must insure that it operates correctly. Twist the throttle to the wide open position, with the engine OFF of course, and release it. It must automatically return to the fully closed position. Failure to insure the proper operation of the throttle can lead to serious injury or death.
Posted on Aug 05, 2010
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Oct 05, 2013 | Pontiac Cars & Trucks
Dec 14, 2012 | Cars & Trucks
Dec 09, 2012 | 1995 Toyota Camry
Sep 10, 2011 | 1998 Ford Expedition
Nov 26, 2010 | 1990 Chevrolet K1500
Jul 18, 2009 | Oregon Scientific Complete Carburetor for...
Jul 14, 2009 | Troy-Bilt 4-Cycle Curve Shaft Gas String...
566 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: