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    Default Cruise Control Cable issue

    I'm trying to figure out how to adjust the cruise control cable located on the throttle bracket for a 1997 Chevy Tahoe. I removed it during an intake manifold replacement and now it sags (doesn't return or have tension). When I depress the gas pedal, the cruise control clip that attaches to the throttle spring falls off as there is no tension to return it. Any help would be appreciated.

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    There is no adjustment. Did you pull on the cable when you removed it because it sounds like you need to take a look at the cruise control module that the cable runs to since it may be pulled out. And you may have to take it for a drive and have the cruise set so it can cycle.
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    murdog94,
    Thanks for the advice. I started messing with the plastic clip part that attaches to the cable and then I re-inserted it into the metal knob and I heard a click. That was the problem! Perhaps messing with the clip triggered something but its now good. Before that, I must have tried to push the plastic clip onto the knob 30 times without success. Thanks for responding.

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