No throttle stop on canadian models

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  • Beta_Man

Posted March 30, 2003 - 05:32 PM


I had my canadian model wr 450 apart today and was looking to take the throttle stop out. so i took the carb off and looked at it and it doesnt stop it at 3/4 the slide opened all the way. But I think it does still have the grey wire. is the grey wire in a clear 6-pack connecter. There was a grey wire with a little silver dot and a blue one right beside it also with a little silver dot on it. I was looking a pic posted and it looked very similar. what the litte silver dot mean? Also what is this airbox lid or baffle I have been hearing about. There is nothing like what there was on the wr 400 were there was a lid that covered the airbox. All that is on mine is the battery tray with two holes on the back end.

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  • Junior_Vet

Posted March 30, 2003 - 10:10 PM


Cdn models don't have the grey wire, throttle stop, or weird jetting.
They do have the sky blue wire if you are interested in that mod. I disconnected the sky blue wire in the 6 wire connector instead of the 1/2 wire connector so that it was disconnecting the CDI but leaving the neutral switch active for the e-start. Then again I shorted out the clutch switch so it doesn't really matter.


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