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79 chevy luv, starter wont engage

I have changed out the starter and battery and also put on new cables. Still wont start, turns over when bypassing right to starter. I am not sure what else it can be, turning key gets a click from starter.

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  • peacewulf420 Jan 03, 2009

    where is that, thought it was on the starter/ so thought that would have been new with a new starter.

  • Anonymous Mar 12, 2014

    Lights and every thing works but starter does not engage, usually keep trying then it works, happens once every month.

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Replace the cylinoid switch

Posted on Jan 03, 2009

  • Glenn Snow Jan 03, 2009

    The cylinoid switch is located on starter. If the switch and starter are ok, the start gear may be binding in the ring gear...ie worn flywheel ring gear or you could have the wrong starter/gear match for your flywheel ring gear. ; ck the parts shop and see if there is more than one option '



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