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1984 ford ranger starters

Went through 7 strters in a year the new one i just put in. it just spins they sound smooth at first give a month and they start to grind.

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Check teeth on flywheel and check crankshaft for excessive endplay. Also check starter drivegear for signs of misalignment It is possible that starter mount has not been drilled straight (don't bother if problem did not exist before first starter replacement unless it failed one month after you bought vehicle.)

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