Peugeot 205 Manual
Throttle cable - removal, refitting and adjustmentFuel system - multi-point fuel injection engines / Throttle cable - removal, refitting and adjustment
1 Extract the spring clip from the adjustment ferrule located beneath the inlet manifold.
Release the cable end fitting from the linkage the outer cable from the support bracket.
2 Working inside the car, disconnect the cable end fitting from the top of the accelerator pedal arm.
3 Withdraw the throttle cable through the bulkhead grommet.
Refitting and adjustment 4 Refitting is a reversal of removal, but adjust the cable as follows.
5 Remove the spring clip from the adjustment ferrule then, ensuring that the throttle cam is fully against its stop, gently pull the cable out of its grommet until all free play is removed from the inner cable.
6 With the cable held in this position, ensure that the flat washer is pressed securely against the grommet, then fit the spring clip to the third ferrule groove visible in front of the rubber grommet and washer.
7 Have an assistant depress the accelerator pedal and check that the throttle cam opens fully and returns smoothly to its stop.