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Twist throttle won't return with grip puppies installed?
Written by dmikec... on 7/26/2010 at 09:55 pm

Thanks,


--- In ipcrc@yahoogroups.com, BD Pickett <bp.ipcrc@...> wrote:
>
> The pin sits in a hole on the forward half of the throttle housing. On the
> front of the right handlebar, there is a 3mm (1/8") hole located 150mm
> (5-7/8") from the end that matches up with the pin in the throttle housing.
> In these photos, I have highlighted the hole by making a white circle around
> it:
>
http://bluepc.home.comcast.net/~bluepc/images/pc800_handlebar_throttle_pin_hole_\
1.JPG
<http://bluepc.home.comcast.net/%7Ebluepc/images/pc800_handlebar_throttle_p\
in_hole_1.JPG
>
>
http://bluepc.home.comcast.net/~bluepc/images/pc800_handlebar_throttle_pin_hole_\
2.JPG
<http://bluepc.home.comcast.net/%7Ebluepc/images/pc800_handlebar_throttle_p\
in_hole_2.JPG
>
>
> The part numbers for the throttle housing halves are the same for all years
> of PCs, however, the p/n for the handlebar itself is different for an '89
> than for the following years. Both my '90 and my '96 have pins to align the
> throttle housing on the handlebar, but I can only assume that the '89 would
> follow suit.
>
> Be seeing you,
> Bruce Pickett
> Federal Way, WA
> '90 PC800 "Blue Pacific"
> '96 PC800 "Red C"
> '93 ST1100 "STimulus"
> '05 GL1800A "Blue's Brother"
> http://bluepc.home.comcast.net
>
>
>
> --- In ipcrc@yahoogroups.com, "dmikec@" <dmikec@> wrote:
> >
> > I did not see one, I have a '89 and all I saw was two screws that held the
> cable housing together and tighten it down to the handlebars. Where does
> the pin go in at?
> >
> > Thanks,
> >
> > Mike
> >
> > --- In ipcrc@yahoogroups.com, "BD Pickett" <bp.ipcrc@> wrote:
> > >
> > > There should be a pin that aligns the throttle housing with a hole in
> the handlebars. If the pin has become lost, it could indeed be a hassle to
> get things lined up properly.
> > >
> > > Be seeing you,
> > > Bruce Pickett
> > > Federal Way, WA
> > > '90 PC800 "Blue Pacific"
> > > '96 PC800 "Red C"
> > > '93 ST1100 "STimulus"
> > > '05 GL1800A "Blue's Brother"
> > > http://bluepc.home.comcast.net
> > >
>
>
>
>

Message Thread for message #95341

verncreamer
7/25/2010, 12:15 am
Twist throttle won't return with grip puppies installed?
I just installed a pair of grip puppies and they feel perfect ... the problem is that when I twist the throttle, it won't "rebound" or return. I have not trimmed them, but did roll each end back over itself so that no part of the grip