185 throttle shut down

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danbly72
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185 throttle shut down

Postby danbly72 » Sun Aug 27, 2017 10:43 am

on my 185 when its running with throttle is all the way up and it vibrates down,what would be causing that?When my throttle is pulled all the way down my engine shuts off,what might that be? :help:

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Re: 185 throttle shut down

Postby staninlowerAL » Sun Aug 27, 2017 2:45 pm

1. Try to check/increase the tension on the throttle lever behind/under the dash.
2. Try to increase the idle RPM adjustment on the throttle linkage at the carb. Low idle should be about 300-400 RPM.

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Re: 185 throttle shut down

Postby BigBill » Mon Aug 28, 2017 12:55 pm

There's a binder screw that tentions the throttle lever tighten it up a tad.
I'm technically misunderstood at times i guess its been this way my whole life so why should it change now.


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