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New 91 Pathfinder starter connections

My starter died, I pulled it and bought a new one. There is a post for the battery cable, a plug in for the starter (solenoid) switch, and another male plug in also on the solenoid. Is this a ground? I thought the mounting provided the ground..............

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Yes the mounting provides the ground. Some aftermarket starter manufacturers use a universal solenoid that have extra terminals for other applications so you probably don't need to connect anything to it.
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