2. Momentarily flash a jumper lead from terminal G to
Install Starting Motor
terminal MTR. (Fig. 8). The drive will now shift into
cranking position and remain so until the battery is
To install the starting motor, reverse the procedure
outlined for removal.
Tighten the 5/8"-11 starter
attaching bolts to 137-147 lb-ft (186-200 Nm) torque.
Push the pinion or drive back towards the
commutator end to eliminate slack movement.
Keep all of the electrical connections clean and tight. en
installing wiring terminal leads to the starting motor and
4. Measure the distance between drive and housing
the solenoid switch, tighten the No. 10-32 connections
to 16-30 lb-in (2-3 Nm) torque and the 1/2"-13
connections to 20-25 Ib-ft (27-34 Nm) torque.
5. Adjust clearance by removing plug and turning shaft
Fig. 8 - Measuring Pinion Clearance.