superskip
superskip New Reader
4/3/11 8:05 p.m.

Anyone know where I can get a throttle cable for a ' 80 Fiesta ? ?

Streetwiseguy
Streetwiseguy Dork
4/3/11 8:21 p.m.

Bring the remains of the cable to your local motorcycle shop, or send it to my 76 year old ex-boss. He needs the spending money.

NewEdgePerf
NewEdgePerf New Reader
4/3/11 9:51 p.m.

Try Batinc.net they have lots of Fiesta parts.

Tony D

tedium850
tedium850 New Reader
4/3/11 10:27 p.m.

You might check with FiestaFrank..

http://www.fiestafrank.com

If he doesn't have one, I know the early Escorts used the (basically) same carbs, it might not be too hard to adapt. I have also heard of people adapting bicycle brake cables.

Good luck.

Dan

superskip
superskip New Reader
4/5/11 5:54 a.m.

Thanx all for suggestions - will probably go with bicycle cable...did that years ago when a mechanic somehow managed to snap the throttle cable on my Triumph Spitfire during its state inspection.

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