Throttle Grip and Cable
Loosen the throttle cable mounting bolts [A].
Take the cables [B] off the throttle body assy.
Free the throttle cable tips [C] from the pulley.
Remove the throttle cables.
Lubricate the throttle cables (see Lubrication in the Peri-
odic Maintenance chapter).
Apply grease to the throttle cable tips.
Throttle Cable Tips
Throttle Cable Holders [A]
The bent side [B] of the holders faces inside as shown in
Torque - Throttle Cable Mounting Bolts: 3.5 N·m (0.36
kgf·m, 31 in·lb)
Throttle Pulley Cover
Torque - Throttle Pulley Cover Bolts: 3.4 N·m (0.35 kgf·m,
Install the removed parts (see appropriate chapters).
Install the throttle cables in accordance with the Cable,
Wire, and Hose Routing section in the Appendix chapter.
After the installation, adjust each cable properly (see
Throttle Grip Free Play Adjustment in the Periodic Main-
Operation with an improperly adjusted, incorrectly
routed or damaged cables could result in an unsafe
riding condition. Follow the service manual to make
sure to correct any of these conditions.
Throttle Cable Lubrication
Whenever the throttle cable is removed or in accordance
with the Periodic Maintenance Chart, lubricate the these
cables (see Lubrication in the Periodic Maintenance
Apply a thin coating of grease to the cable upper end.
Use a commercially available pressure cable lubricator to
lubricate these cables.
Throttle Cable Inspection
Refer to the Cable Inspection in the Periodic Maintenance
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