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Old 03-27-2012, 10:33 AM   #14
InfiniteDice
14 Years with the E30
 
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I pay 0. I feel for you though, starters... eeek. There is a trick involving 'making' a contorted box wrench. I think it would be less stressful lifting the engine out.

Still 300$ just for labour is painful for a common replacement item like a starter. Then again I've never had an e30 starter completely fail in over 12 years (that's why I have 4 sitting around collecting dust). I had one that was making stupid noises, and eventually only started some of the time. (probably solenoid).
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