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post #1 of 6 (permalink) Old 02-02-2019, 03:48 PM Thread Starter
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Broken throttle cable tightening screw

Hey here’s a pic of what just happened lol was tightening it barley got right and it snapped... any idea guys where I might be able to get a new one or like if it’s the whole cable line I’ll need it just this part
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Here’s the picture I noticed it didn’t upload
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post #3 of 6 (permalink) Old 02-02-2019, 04:45 PM
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Throttle cable time. They are not expensive, $25. or so. Mine broke a few weeks ago. At least yours did break going down the road like mine. Any of the online part houses have them. Here is one:
https://www.boats.net/product/yamaha...oaAuJPEALw_wcB


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post #4 of 6 (permalink) Old 02-02-2019, 07:22 PM Thread Starter
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Do you know the difficulty level of replacing it haha, or can I just take the section off that I need and replace that??
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post #5 of 6 (permalink) Old 02-02-2019, 07:39 PM
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the ends that hook in are crimped on at both ends

you cant replace part of it, you have to install the whole thing... sorry.
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post #6 of 6 (permalink) Old 02-02-2019, 07:51 PM
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Here's a pretty good thread about it. If you can tank your tank off you can change cable.

https://www.starbikeforums.com/forum...placement.html

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