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Old 02-18-2016, 12:38 PM
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Morse Mv-1 Shift Lever Is Stiff

My 1984 Morse Shift Lever Is Stiff. Do You Remove And Lube? They Are Not Made Anymore. What Are The Options
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Old 02-19-2016, 04:43 PM
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you can take it apart the mechanism itself, and clean and lube....but it's likely the cable that needs replacing.
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Old 02-19-2016, 04:45 PM
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When I cleaned the throttle on my '77 it took care of all the stiffness. There was about 35 years of sand and grease mixed together.
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Old 02-19-2016, 05:37 PM
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Old 03-03-2016, 10:10 AM
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Removed the Shifter. The Shifter is smooth. The cables are smooth when operated by hand. I'll clean and lube everything and re-assemble. Maybe, I'm missing something.
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Old 03-03-2016, 11:28 AM
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Just remember, it's all in the wrist action when your lubing
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Old 03-03-2016, 12:44 PM
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