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1997 xr 400 throttle sticking! HELP

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If you have barkbusters check the grip end. If you have torn the carb down before this happened make sure you didn't install the slide backwards (I was guilty of this one once :applause: ). Check the throttle cables for pinching...

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If the cables have never been replaced this would be a good time to do so. While you have them off operate the throttle shaft by hand to make sure you dont have other problems with the carburetor itself.

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you can get aftermarket or stock.

the aftermarket ones will probably be a little bit more than the stock ones.

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Step one is taking off the throttle tube.

There might be dirt or mud making it stick.

Clean it all up and lube it. Leave it dry between the tube and handlebars.

New cables do make an amazing difference.

Next is checking the carb to make sure the slide is not sticking.

good advice :applause::bonk:

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