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Changing the Starter

I'm tryin to change the starter on my 2000GMCSierra1500Truck, and I'm fairly new at this. But I need help locateing where it is and how to change it, the starter that is. I did not get a owner manual when I purchase the truck a few years ago.

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    Louis sanfilippo May 11, 2010

    What size motor is in your truck?

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The starter is located on the passenger side rear of the engine Two bolts(size13mm??) Be sure to disconnect the pos. battery cable first, before disconecting the wires from the starter,otherwise, you'll ground those wires out and have fireworks. Also, draw out a diagram of the wiring before removing them,so you'll know where they go back on your new starter.

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