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Old 04-29-2010, 04:47 PM   #1
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starter kit?

replacing the starter, anyone know of a kit I can get? do I even need one? are there any gaskets or seals I should know about?

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Old 04-29-2010, 05:06 PM   #2
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direct swap. no seals or gaskets. PITA, though
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Old 04-29-2010, 05:09 PM   #3
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I didn't find it that bad once a figured out the right combination of extension and knuckles to use.
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Old 04-29-2010, 05:36 PM   #4
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Rich, aren't you at work?
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Old 04-29-2010, 06:02 PM   #5
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Im at work but the joys of and iPhone rock!!!!
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Old 04-29-2010, 06:09 PM   #6
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You need a desk job
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any other "while I'm there things" that should be done?
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Old 04-29-2010, 06:24 PM   #8
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If you find it necessary to pull the intake manifold off to get the starter off easier, you could replace the upper intake manifold gasket.
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Old 04-30-2010, 09:57 PM   #9
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ahhh werent we talking about the joys of replacing a starter like 2 weeks ago.. LOL i havent installed the rebuilt one i got because i want to get new bolts but there were 4 metal shim like pieces that popped off 2 per bolt what are these for anyone know?????
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Old 05-01-2010, 01:12 PM   #10
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Yeah, those were just washers that came off.
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Yeah, those were just washers that came off.
ok do i need to re install them????
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Old 05-02-2010, 02:39 AM   #12
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I would. Or replace them with similarly sized washers if you have some new ones laying around.
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