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Starter/Flywheel - the dilemna ends, for now... (archive)

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Posted by DavidL on January 08, 2001 at 19:18:40:


So, getting the starter on and off is much easier the third time you do it. I used a shorty combination wrench, and it took me under 30 minutes the last time.

I purchased a rebuilt Bosch starter ($82, AutoZone), and it starts fine now. (Well, at least it has 10 or 15 times).

It connects with a rather distinct kachunk, but I think this might be normal.

-David


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