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Experience:  have worked on and around most engine models for 35 yrs./Polaris ATV expert
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What causes the throttle to stick on gh on the ltx1040

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What causes the throttle to stick on high on the ltx1040
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

First thing to check is to be sure the throttle plate is still attached to the throttle lever on the carburetor! If you can control the speed at the carburetor by hand, feel the governor linkage , does it have push/ pull feel to it? If no action from the governor, the inner parts of the governor are broken.

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

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