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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 06-01-2010, 03:28 PM Thread Starter
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Replacing Thottle return cable

Has know if it's easy to replace the return throttle cable on a 08 vstar 1100 custom? That's right. 1.5 years old and 6100 miles my throttle cable snapped at the control switch end. I ordered the part and was wondering if it's an easy fix or should I get raked over the coals from Yamaha
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post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old 06-01-2010, 06:34 PM
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Pretty straight forward. You want some slop (play) between the throttle biginning movement and when the carb shaft starts to rotate.

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