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  • #38031

    Kenneth Culver

    I have a birel and the throttle cable is exposed from the pedal back to about the center of the gas tank area.  I have a problem especially in left hand turn with my leg hitting the cable and applying  throttle accidentally.  It seemed like a poor design to have the cable exposed like that.  does anyone else experience this problem?  Are there any solutions available?

  • #38034

    Eric Stevens

    I move the throttle cable on all my Karts for the same reason.

    I mount an L Bracket to the top front bar mount just above and behind the throttle and drill and tap a hole in it for the cable adjuster with cable exit angled towards the pedal as needed. I then route the cable sheath through the origna cable adjuster threaded hole to the new location.



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