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Old 07-08-2012
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Re: Throttle cable releasing back to idle

Originally Posted by RobGallagher View Post

Honestly, I don't understand having a return spring and then using a tension screw so that it won't return on it's own.
I always figured that the idea was that if the cable broke the engine would drop to idle speed.
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