Throttle cable - adjustment, removal and refitting

The procedure is similar to that described in Part A of this Chapter for carburettor engines.

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    Throttle cable - removal, refitting and adjustment
    Removal 1 Disconnect the battery negative lead. 2 Working inside the vehicle, remove the lower facia panel from the driver’s side. 3 Prise off the securing clip and disconnect the end of the thro ...