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PostSubject: Throttle Cable Adjustment?   Throttle Cable Adjustment? EmptySun Apr 08, 2007 5:01 pm

the throttle cable for my rivi seems to be either not adjusted right or broken. the gas pedal has no kind of leverage anymore and just kinda sit on the floor.

this is what it looks like.

Throttle Cable Adjustment? 2vct7hv

ive looked on a friend of mines rivi and on his cable , the black clip is closer to the little metal object on the left than mine is.

could it be my cable is too long?
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PostSubject: Re: Throttle Cable Adjustment?   Throttle Cable Adjustment? EmptySun Apr 08, 2007 5:40 pm

Ha i was tryin to help u with this over at the reagalgs board.Did u look to see if its hooked up right the throttle body yet ?
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PostSubject: Re: Throttle Cable Adjustment?   Throttle Cable Adjustment? EmptySun Apr 08, 2007 10:00 pm

What year/engine is your car?

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'05 GTO 6.0L • 6-spd • 95k miles • 0-60: 4.8s • 16.9 avg MPG • Nelson Ledges Lap: 1:26

'95 Celica GT 2.2L • 5-spd • 165k miles • 0-60: yes

'98 SC Riviera • 281k miles • 298 HP/370 TQ • 0-60: 5.79s • ET: 13.97 @ 99.28 • 4087 lb • 20.1 avg MPG • Nelson Ledges Lap: 1:30
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PostSubject: Re: Throttle Cable Adjustment?   Throttle Cable Adjustment? EmptyTue Apr 10, 2007 3:41 pm

95 buick riviera ..... i think i know what happened . do you see the goldish metal thing on the right. i think that popped through the firewall , either from the engine area or the inside of the firewall and thats why i have more slack in the inside
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PostSubject: Re: Throttle Cable Adjustment?   Throttle Cable Adjustment? EmptyTue Apr 10, 2007 3:47 pm

I can't see much in that pic but I do see what you are talking about now. Hope its an easy fix
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PostSubject: Re: Throttle Cable Adjustment?   Throttle Cable Adjustment? EmptyTue Apr 10, 2007 3:52 pm

I thought it was Paris Hilton. lol

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'05 GTO 6.0L • 6-spd • 95k miles • 0-60: 4.8s • 16.9 avg MPG • Nelson Ledges Lap: 1:26

'95 Celica GT 2.2L • 5-spd • 165k miles • 0-60: yes

'98 SC Riviera • 281k miles • 298 HP/370 TQ • 0-60: 5.79s • ET: 13.97 @ 99.28 • 4087 lb • 20.1 avg MPG • Nelson Ledges Lap: 1:30
3.4" pulley • AL104 plugs • 180º t-stat • FWI w/K&N • 1.9:1 rockers • OR pushrods • LS6 valve springs • SLP headers • ZZP fuel rails
KYB GR2 struts • MaxAir shocks • Addco sway bars • UMI bushings • GM STB • Enkei 18" EV5s w/ Dunlop DZ101s • F-body calipers
EBC bluestuff/Hawk HP plus • SS lines • Brembo slotted discs • DHP tuned • Aeroforce • Hidden Hitch

^^^ SOLD ^^^ frown

'70 Ninety-Eight Holiday Coupe 455cid • 116k miles
^^^ SOLD ^^^ frown
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PostSubject: Re: Throttle Cable Adjustment?   Throttle Cable Adjustment? EmptyTue Apr 10, 2007 3:53 pm

lol
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