The throttle and choke cables, spindles and springs are entirely
independant, on a twin SU MGB at least. And you shouldn't have to put a
bend in the inner to keep it secure, many have stranded inners anyway.
----- Original Message -----
From: "David Woerpel" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
To: "MG-BBS" <email@example.com>
Sent: Saturday, October 26, 2002 4:52 AM
Subject: Re: Choke Operation
> If I may, a suggestion. I have had a choke cable slide out of it's
> clamp at the carb end, yes I know - I didn't put enough of a bend in the
> cable, but someone passed on the advice to depress the throttle pedal
> first then pull out the choke cable. Then start the car. This relieves
> some of the resistance on the cable due to the throttle return spring.
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