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    Default How to adjust new Shift and Throttle Cables

    Can anyone please tell me how to adjust new Shift and Throttle Cables on a 2003 Mercury Outboard. 2003 60hp 2 stroke

    I have 1 Throttle cable and 1 Shift cable

    Thanks in advance

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    Default Re: How to adjust new Shift and Throttle Cables

    Put the motor in neutral, put the shifter in neutral. Adjust the shift cable so it drops on freely.

    Adjust the throttle cable so the throttle stop (maybe idle adjustment) will hold a piece of paper, but allow it to be withdrawn easily.

    hope it helps
    John

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    Default Re: How to adjust new Shift and Throttle Cables

    Hey thanks j martin.

    That does help. Thats how i installed it.

    Thanks again

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