How do I fix/tighten a loose throttle on my Shenke 2008 50cc scooter?

by Phong

The throttle is loose on my 2008 Shenke 50cc scooter. I have to turn the throttle pretty far back before the bike will engage. Additionally, having been garaged for some time by the previous owner it typically takes three tries or so to start and will stall on me at least once a day while at a stop.

Does anyone have any advice/suggestions on what needs to be done and how much of the work is worth doing myself?

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Oct 29, 2015
Education NEW
by: Alex Kubary

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Apr 26, 2013
Throttle play adjustment NEW
by: Mark

You can see that there is a cable with a long threaded sleeve and a lock nut near the throttle. Simply loosen the lock nut a bit and turn the threaded sleeve a little to achieve the desired "play". You should have just enough play so the idle is where its supposed to be. To tight and you will not allow the linkage to return to its correct position.

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