Sign in to follow this  
Followers 0
Darkstang

Throttle paly adjustment?

5 posts in this topic

Their is almost 1/4 turn of freeplay in the throttle for my 05 WR450. I do not have a manual as I am not the original owner. How can this be adjusted so I can eliminate he play.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

You can adjust the play on the throttle cable by turning the nut loose

on the cable near the throttle tube. turn the threads on the cable untill your play is almost gone. Dont take all the play of as you may find that your bike will start to run on as if you have turned the idle jet up.

Cheers

Muz

:thumbsup::busted::thumbsup:

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Follow the cable down to the carb, loosen the 10mm nuts and turn the large cable holders that the cable is going through. Adjust both evenly until nearly all slop is gone. Tighen nuts and start the bike, move handle bars left and right, if idle comes up when turning left you'll need to back of just alittle on the adjustment,done. :thumbsup:

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Adjust the cable at the carb as previously described.

Inspect the cable for fraying or damage while you are adjusting.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

You can download a shop manual by following the link in the Performance Index sticky...SC

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!


Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.


Sign In Now
Sign in to follow this  
Followers 0