and Cab le
If the throttle grip has excessive free play due to cable stretch or
there w ill be a delay in thronle
throttle valve may not open fully at full
On the other
throttle grip has no
the thronle will be hard to control, and the idle
speed will be erratic. Check the thronle grip play periodically in
h the Periodic Maintenance Chart. and
the play if
The throllie cable routing is shown in the Cable, Wire, and Hose
Aou ting section in the General Information chapter.
Free Play Inspection
Check the throttle grip 'ree play (A] by lightly turning the throttle grip
he free play is
adjust the throttle
Throttle Grip Free
he locknut [A] .
Turn the adjuster
until the proper amount of
hrottle g rip free play
Tighten the locknut.
free play cannot be adjusted with the adjuster at the
upper end of the throttle cable, use the cable adjuster at the carburetor.
he boot off the carburetor top.
making free play adjustment at the lower cable adjuster
install the boot.
.Turn the handlebar from side to side while
ling the engine.
speed varies, the thrOllle cable may be poorly routed or it may be
Operation with an Improperly
cable could resuilin an unsafe riding
FUEl SYSTEM 2