Accelerator Cable

Accelerator Cable Operation:

A cable and casing assembly that connects the accelerator pedal to the throttle valve or plates for control of air and fuel mixtures into the carburetor or fuel injection system. This cable also allows the movement of the throttle linkage to initiate the engagement of passing gear through the detent cable.

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