Tip & How-To about Acura TL

How to Remove an Starter Acura Tl car?

1)First of all turn off the car and disconnect the battery. Then lift the car with a jack .
2)Then place jack stands under the frame of the car. The rear wheels in the car should be blocked so the car do not roll or move backwards.
3)Then locate the starter in the car. The starter is located on the driver's side just below the intake manifold and near the firewall.
4) To remove the starter out you will first have to remove the transmission dip stick, as it will block the starter from coming out.
5)To remove the starter out you will have to loosen the bolts holding it. You will see 2 bolts.one in top and other in bottom.
Loosen top bolt on the starter with a 14-mm wrench and loosen bottom bolt with a 17-mm wrench.
6)Then carefully remove the starter from transmission bell housing.
7) Then carefully remove the wire that goes to the ignition switch. The wire will easily slide off. You will have to use a 9-mm wrench to remove the nut that holds on the starter solenoid wire.
8) The old starter is out now.Put the new starter in the car by installing it the same way the old starter was removed.
this will help.Good luck.

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      • 2 Jack the car up using the automobile jack and place a jack stand under the car near the jacking point. Raise the jack stand up to the frame of the car.
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    • If the vehicle has antilock brakes, depressurize the system according to the procedures given in the service manual.
    • Disconnect the battery ground cable.
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    • Never place the pad under the floorpan or under steering and suspension components, because they can easily be damaged by the weight of the vehicle.
    • Always position the jack so that the wheels of the vehicle can roll as the vehicle is being raised.
    • Never use a lift or jack to move something heavier than it is designed for. Always check the rating before using a lift or jack. If a jack is rated for 2 tons, do not attempt to use it for a job that requires a 5-ton jack. It is dangerous for you and the vehicle.
    • Safety stands, also called jack stands, are supports of various heights that sit on the floor. They are placed under a sturdy chassis member, such as the frame or axle housing, to support the vehicle.
    • Once the safety stands are in position, the hydraulic pressure in the jack should be slowly released until the weight of the vehicle is on the stands. Like jacks, jack stands also have a capacity rating. Always use the correct rating of jack stand.
    • Never move under a vehicle when it is supported by only a hydraulic jack. Rest the vehicle on the safety stands before moving under the vehicle.
    • The jack should be removed after the jack stands are set in place.
    • This eliminates a hazard, such as a jack handle sticking out into a walkway. A jack handle that is bumped or kicked can cause a tripping accident or cause the vehicle to fall.
    • If you use support stands on asphalt, put a piece of thick plywood or a steel plate under the stands.
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    • Lift and rotate the caliper assembly from the rotor.


    • Remove the brake pads from the caliper assembly.




    • Fasten a piece of wire to the car's frame and support the caliper with the wire.
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    Art courtesy of Delmar - Thomson Learning.
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