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Experience:  have worked on and around most engine models for 35 yrs./Polaris ATV expert
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How do you connect a cable to a small engine carb? . we have

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How do you connect a cable to a small engine carb? for example. we have a 7hp motor and would like to use it on a go kart. but dont understand how to connect the throttle cable to the car
Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 6 months ago.
Cable needs a Z shaped end , which is slipped into the throttle lever, then the outer housing is clamped down , to keep it from moving. The adjustment is the cable outer casing, being moved in or out, to give more or less throttle throw. Here is typical installation.
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 6 months ago.
http://outdoorpowerinfo.com/repairs/briggs_28b702_carb.asp
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 6 months ago.
See figure # *****