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Old 12-06-2013, 03:45 PM
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Re: Replacing My Starter...

i did manage to snap a pic of the wires...

i know you cant trult tell with the corrosion but it looks rough to me..

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Re: Replacing My Starter...

thx for the pic dave, where exactly are the starter?
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It's almost behind the driver side wheelwells. I have some other pics...having the srt side skirts n being lowered it's almost impossible 2 crawl under without jacking It up.



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Re: Replacing My Starter...

I didnt find it hard to remove or install mine when I did the headers on the 3.7...IDK but it may be cuz mine RWD tho. I can see it being a pita if your 4WD and the front half shaft is in the way. the one time I had starting issues it was because of the signal wire being loose. (little Yellow wire)
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HAHA thats better than alot of swearing and alot of beer tho!
but I like beer...
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Re: Replacing My Starter...

I love beer lol, but the more I drink the less work that gets done lol
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I love beer lol, but the more I drink the less work that gets done lol
that's when you just drink the beer after the work. then work gets done and the beer gets gone!
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Re: Replacing My Starter...

ok went to a family mechanic and replaced the starter. Drove it for 35 mins, turn it off to get some gas and it fully crank up. Being as paranoid as i am, i thought maybe the cooler temps played a factor in it (43) Im having no CEL so i dont want to spend $ for dealer to diagnose and say everything is fine. Going to monitor it a bit this week.


As for the starter....the guy did it under an hr. On a lift and removed the skid plates. From the skid plates you can angle your arm to it without dropping the driveshaft.
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ok went to a family mechanic and replaced the starter. Drove it for 35 mins, turn it off to get some gas and it fully crank up. Being as paranoid as i am, i thought maybe the cooler temps played a factor in it (43) Im having no CEL so i dont want to spend $ for dealer to diagnose and say everything is fine. Going to monitor it a bit this week.


As for the starter....the guy did it under an hr. On a lift and removed the skid plates. From the skid plates you can angle your arm to it without dropping the driveshaft.
good to hear that its fixed bro!
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Re: Replacing My Starter...

I hope so. lol. The more i research the more i get worried lol. BUT for now, i can rule out the starter.
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I hope so. lol. The more i research the more i get worried lol. BUT for now, i can rule out the starter.
Have you changed out o2 sensors? Somsetime a lazy o2 can cause hard starts. My right front o2 is shot and i have the occasional hard start. Sounds like a big cam for a few seconds after cold starts
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Re: Replacing My Starter...

only 1 when i was doing the SRT catback. With the readings ive done, it could be fuel related. SOmething about heat soak and vapor lock. If the problem arises, I may have to check the coolant sensor. It doesnt set up any engine light so i dont want to spend any more $$ guessing parts.
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