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Dodge intiped cannot start after change engine

I have a dodge intriped 1998 and i change the engine and replace it with a 2001 engine. i used the 1998 starter back with the 2001 engine and now the car cannot start. when i bridge the the starter it only spin as if its not turning the engine. can some one tell me if i have to get a 2001 starter for this thing to work for me.

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Was the shims used from the old engine? Possible the gear on the starter is worn ? Also check compatibility between the year models.

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