Originally Posted by Greg58
It sounds like the barrel in the carb is not closing all the way or is sticking, sorry i didnt respond to part "a" of your question. Make sure the cable doesn't have any tight bends or kinks.
That could be it, considering it won't run wile in standing posting without turning the cog, and why when it runs it just takes off with no help at all Dom the carb. So should I get a new carb?