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jackytdunaway 09-05-2013 06:32 AM

How do i adjust the idle on a Universal m12
 
my engine is idling too low after running for a while. how do i adjust it. i have the owners manul but it does not show this.

H and E 09-05-2013 08:06 AM

Re: How do i adjust the idle on a Universal m12
 
On the front of the engine on the left side you will find a bolts and locking nuts one of them controls the travel of the throttle. Have someone move the throttle while looking at that to determine which screw is the idle stop and adjust.

Stu Jackson 09-06-2013 11:17 PM

Re: How do i adjust the idle on a Universal m12
 
Left side facing aft, starboard side of the boat and engine.

Are you familiar with Marine Diesel Engines and Engine Parts - Universal, Volvo, Westerbeke, Yanmar, MASE Has all osrts of bvlowup diagrams not included in your Manual for Dummies book. :)

Good luck, it's easy.

jackytdunaway 09-08-2013 09:13 PM

How do i adjust the idle on a Universal m12
 
Found it. Thanks guys


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