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How do i connect the starter

What is the wiring giagram for the starter

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Hi bladebrown:

There will be 2 connections to make. Make sure the ground terminal of the battery is disconnected before you start. there will be a large wire (should be red) that comes from the battery. This wire is connected to the large terminal on the starter. This terminal will have a large nut to tighten down on the wire lug. It will be size 1/2 inch or 7/16 inch. The 2nd wire is a much thinner wire and will go to the second smaller terminal that has a smaller nut. It really hard to get them mixed up because you could hardly get the smaller wire on the bigger terminal.

Hope this helps Good luck Loringh PS please leave a rating if appropriate. Thanks

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