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S175 skid steer throttle lever

Discussion in 'Skid Steers' started by BryanM, Jun 23, 2016.

  1. BryanM

    BryanM Member

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    quick question, lately I have noticed that when I have my bobcat at full throttle the throttle lever works itself to back down, not holding the same lever setting. Does anyone have a fix for this or have you come across it before. I think I have seen something about wave washers being bad. But don't remember.
     
  2. CRAFT

    CRAFT Senior Member

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    Check to see if the friction Nut is loose …. snug it up more for more Hold ...
     
  3. crewchief888

    crewchief888 Senior Member

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    you can try tightening the 2 tension screws (3/16 allen)
    if that doesnt help, replace the fiber washer and the 3 spring washers.


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