Frayed cables can be highly dangerous. If they are weight bearing cables, the fray can cause a loss of integrity and failure of the cable. The fray itself can cause punctures and lacerations. If the cable is carrying any charge, the fray can result in a failure of the insulation and possible electric shock.
Why is a frayed power lead regarded as dangerous
Lick them and find out.
A worn or frayed speedometer cable will make the speedometer shouter. As the speedometer cable becomes more frayed the speedometer will eventually quit working.
Assuming that there is no break in the cable , the repair can be made with electrical tape encircling the frayed section of cable .
both frayed insulation and damaged connections
my control cable frayed....
If the cable is frayed or has already snapped, you will need to replace it. There's no amount of duct taping or super gluing that can save this one.
Not really unless the cable is frayed.
Frayed was created in 2003.
Replace the cable with a new one. Cables don't stretch unless they are frayed somewhere. It's going to break sooner or later.
Most likely it is either: 1) dirt or grit inside the cable housing 2) the cable itself is frayed or bent inside the housing. If it is grit you can take the cable off and use a cable luber to clean it out, if it is kinked, toss it and get a new one.