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Author Topic:   removing govenor
RACEINMUD
Dirt Forum Racer

Total posts: 76
posted November 25, 2002 04:41 PM
Hi, have a 5hp on my sons cart and would like to disconnect governor. any help would be appreciated.

sideways
Dirt Freak

Total posts: 273
posted November 25, 2002 08:13 PM
Ok here goes.First you need to disconnect the rods and springs that go from carb. to govenor arm on back of block.Then you have to come up with a good way to connect the cable to the carb. directly.This will entail a return spring and adding to the throttle lever.The problem here is if you have a "new style"carb.with the flat air cleaner then it gets more difficult.This is really a pain if you dont have the right carb. and parts.My suggestion is go to a local kart racing shop and see how it is done on a race kart.Cause to explain it is very difficult. hope this gives you some direction.

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