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Firebird Accelerator Linkage

1968

Illustrated Parts Break Down

1) Clamp, Throttle
Control cable Ret.

2) Screw, Throttle control cable bracket clamp (1/4"-20 x 5/8")
3) Cable assy., Throttle control 4) Washer, Throttle control cable to control lever (13/64" x 13/32" x 3/64") 5) Cotter Pin, Throttle control cable to control lever (1/16" x 1/2") 6) Cotter Pin, Throttle control idler lever to control lever (3/32" x 3/4")
7) Lever assy., Throttle control idler (6-Cyl. 1-Bbl. M.T.)
8) Stud, Accelerator control idler lever
9) Compensator
assy., Carb. 
hot idle

10) Elbow, Carb. Hot idle compensator
11) Rod, Carb. to idler lever (6-Cyl.)
12) Nut, Carb. throttle lever ext. to throttle lever (#10-24)
13) Clip, Carb. To accelerator cont. lever rod lower
14) Spring, Throttle control return (6-Cyl. 1-Bbl. MT)
15) Anchor, Throttle control return spring (6-Cyl. 1-Bbl.)
16) Lockwasher, Carb. Throttle lever ext. bolt (#10 Med.)
17) Bracket, Idle
stop solenoid mtg. 
(6-Cyl. 1-Bbl. MT)

18) Nut, Idle stop solenoid to mtg. bracket (1/4"-20) 19) Screw, Idle stop solenoid bracket to carb. (#10-32 x 3/8").
20) Solenoid, Idle stop (6-cyl.)
21) Bolt, Idle stop solenoid to mtg. bracket (1/4"-20 x 1/2")
22) Bolt, Throttle control cable mtg. bracket (5/16")18 x 5/8")
23) Bracket, Throttle control cable mtg. (6-Cyl. 1-Bbl.)
24) Gasket, Throttle control lever to dash
25) Support, 
Accelerator 
pedal rod

26) Screw, Support to dash (1/4")14 x 3/4"). 27) Retainer, Pedal rod to support & dash (5/16" Ring)
28) Pedal assy., Accelerator
29) Pin, Accelerator pedal rod clevis
30) Spring, Acceleratorpedal tension to control rod
31) Rod assy., Accelerator pedal
32) Screw, Carb. Throttle lever ext. to throttle lever (#10-24 x 1/2")

 
1968 Firebird Accelerator Linkage Exploded View
33) Extension,
Carb. Throttle
lever 
(6-Cyl. 1-Bbl. MT)
 
34) Screw, Throttle control cable to dash (1/4"-14 x 3/4")
35) Washer, Throttle control idler lever (25/64" I.D. x 3/4" O.D.)
36) Bracket, Idle stop solenoid mtg. (6-Cyl. 4-Bbl. & 8-cyl. 4-Bbl.)
37) Extension, Carb. lever (6-Cyl. 4-Bbl.)
38) Lever assy., Throttle control idler (6-Cyl. 4-Bbl.) 39) Spacer, Downshift switch mtg
40) Nut, Downshift
switch & spacer to
bracket

41) Boot, Downshift switch
42) Bolt, Control cable mtg. bracket (5/16"-18 x 3/4")
43) Lockwasher, Control cable mtg. bracket screw (5/16" Std.)
44) Bracket, Downshift switch mounting (6-Cyl. 4-Bbl.)
45) Switch assy., Downshift control 46) Rod, Carb. To idler lever (6-Cyl. 4-Bbl.)
47) Anchor, Throttle control return spring (6-Cyl. 4-Bbl.)
48) Spring, Throttle
control return
(6-Cyl. 4-)Bbl.)

49) Lever assy., Throttle control idler (6-Cyl. 1-Bbl. A.T.)
50) Spring, Throttle control return (6-Cyl. 1-Bbl. A.T.)
51) Screw, Bracket to carb. (#12-28 x 15/16")
52) Bracket, Idle speed-up control mtg. (6-Cyl. 1-Bbl. A.T.)
53) Extension, Carb. Throttle lever (6-Cyl. 1-Bbl.)
54) Bracket, Downshift switch Mtg. (6-Cyl. 1-Bbl. A.T.)
55) Spring, Throttle
control eturn 
(8-Cyl.)

56) Bracket, Downshift switch mtg. (8-Cyl. 2-Bbl.)
57) Extension assy., Carb. Lever (8-Cyl. 2-Bbl.)
58) Solenoid assy., Idle stop (8-cyl.)
59) Bracket, Idle stop solenoid mounting (8-Cyl. 2-Bbl.)
60) Bracket, Downshift switch mtg. (8-cyl. 4-Bbl.)
61) Extension assy., Carb. Lever (8-Cyl. 4-Bbl.)
62) Extension, Solenoid mounting bracket to carb. (8-Cyl. 2-Bbl.)
 

The illustrated parts break down illustrates individual part placement in the assembly.