Question about Ford Explorer

1 Answer

Wear is the starter motor located - Explorer Ford Cars & Trucks

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

    Corporal:

    An expert that hasĀ over 10 points.

    Mayor:

    An expert whose answer gotĀ voted for 2 times.

    Problem Solver:

    An expert who has answered 5 questions.

  • Contributor
  • 19 Answers

Passenger side of motor under manifold

Posted on Apr 21, 2009

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Can anyone tell me where I can locate the starter? A picture would be extremely helpful. Thank you


The starter motor is always attached to the gear box at the end wear it connects to the Engine, depending on you care transmit ion system, if it's manual it's on the clutch end sometimes on older cars called the bell end due to it's shape , the Automatic gear box is the same but contains a fluid torque converter, the starter motor locates into the large ring gear that sit around the outer edge of the clutch flywheel assembly on both types of gear box's, hope this is of some help to you.

Good Luck

Mar 06, 2015 | Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

A 93 Ford Taurus Sh 0 Starter problems the end of the starter that goes into the bellhousing had wear and tear on it does that mean it was misaligned or not torqued down correctly also the starter seems to...


if the starter was misaligned it would make terrible noise when cranking the motor. check the flywheel teeth as if its worn can cause wear on the starter, to fix flywheel and starter replacement is required. check the threads in the bell housing and on the bolts if they are worn can cause bolt looseness. try putting locktite blue on the threads when reassembling.

Aug 22, 2014 | Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

Where is starter located on a 1999 Plymouth Prowler


nspect/Test/Service/Replace
  • If your testing indicates that the starter must be removed, the first step is to disconnect the negative cable at the battery.
  • It may be necessary to place the vehicle on a lift to gain access to the starter. Before lifting the vehicle, disconnect all wires, fasteners, and so on that can be reached from under the hood.
  • Disconnect the wires leading to the solenoid terminals.
  • To avoid confusion when reinstalling the starter, it is wise to mark the wires so they can be reinstalled on their correct terminals.
  • On some vehicles you may need to disconnect the exhaust system to be able to remove the starter.
  • Loosen the starter mounting bolts and remove all but one.
  • Support the starter while removing the remaining bolt.
  • Then pull the starter out and away from the flywheel.
  • Once the starter is free, remove the last bolt and the starter.
  • Once the starter is out, inspect the starter drive pinion gear and the flywheel ring gear.
f17-26.gif Starter drive and flywheel ring gear wear patterns. Courtesy of Ford Motor Company.
  • When the teeth of the starter drive are abnormally worn, make sure you inspect the entire circumference of the flywheel.
  • If the starter drive or the flywheel ring gear show signs of wear or damage, they must be replaced.
  • Reverse the procedure to install the starter.
  • Make sure all electrical connections are tight.
  • If you are installing a new or remanufactured starter, sand away the paint at the mounting point before installing it. Also, make sure you have a good hold on the starter while installing it.
  • Many General Motors' starters use shims between the starter and the mounting pad.
f17-27.gif Shimming the starter to obtain proper pinion-to-ring gear clearance. Courtesy of General Motors Corporation - Service Operation.
  • To check this clearance, install the starter and insert a flat blade screwdriver into the access slot on the side of the drive housing. Pry the drive pinion gear into the engaged position.
  • Use a wire feeler gauge or a piece of 0.020-inch (0.5080-mm) diameter wire to check the clearance between the gears.
f17-28.gif Checking the clearance between the pinion gear and the ring gear.
  • If the clearance between the two gears is incorrect, shims will need to be added or subtracted to bring the clearance within specs.
  • If the clearance is excessive, the starter will produce a high-pitched whine while it is cranking the engine.
  • If the clearance is too small, the starter will make a high-pitched whine after the engine starts and the ignition switch is returned to the RUN position.
  • Every starter should be bench tested after it is removed and before it is installed. to conduct a free speed or load test on a starter, see the free speed test.

May 28, 2012 | Plymouth Prowler Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

Lol where abouts is the starter motor located for a cc lancer located


most starters are located on engine wear it mounts to transamision//or go to auto zone .com look 4 a pic.or if it runs take it in a quick lube tech. could point it out.if you would like more info please feel free to ask with more detail .thank you 4 using fix ya.

Jun 10, 2010 | Mitsubishi Lancer Cars & Trucks

2 Answers

How to take out the starter


Chrysler Caravan/Voyager/Town and Country 1996-1999 Starter - REMOVAL & INSTALLATION(see Figures 7, 8, 9, 10 and 11)

7d28ee2.jpg

Fig. 7: Disengage the solenoid wiring connector, then the battery positive (B+) nut and wire from the starter motor

ac6bf44.jpg

Fig. 8: Remove the 3 starter motor-to-transaxle bellhousing mounting bolts

1d4f6fd.jpg

Fig. 9: Remove the starter motor from the vehicle

d9e9e14.jpg

Fig. 10: After removing the starter motor, examine the teeth of the flywheel for excessive wear or damage. Repair if necessary

b56ba8b.jpg

Fig. 11: If the old starter is going to be re-installed, check the condition of the pinion gear teeth. Replace the starter if the pinion gear shows excessive wear or damage
  1. Disconnect the negative battery cable.
  2. Raise and safely support the front of the vehicle securely on jackstands.
  3. Disengage the solenoid wiring connector from the terminal. This connection may be held in place by a retaining nut, or it could be a push-in connector.
  4. Remove the B+ nut and wire from the starter motor terminal.
  5. Remove the starter motor-to-transaxle bellhousing mounting bolts.
  6. Remove the starter from the vehicle. If equipped, remove the starter motor spacer.
To install:
  1. If equipped, hold the starter motor spacer in position.
  2. Install the starter motor into position on the vehicle.
  3. Install the starter motor-to-transaxle bellhousing mounting bolts. Tighten the mounting bolts to 40 ft. lbs. (54 Nm).
  4. Engage the solenoid wiring connector onto the starter terminal.
  5. Connect the B+ wire and tighten the retaining nut to 90 inch lbs. (10 Nm).
  6. Lower the vehicle.
  7. Connect the negative battery cable.
  8. Verify starter motor operation.

Hope this help (remember comment and rated this).

Apr 20, 2010 | 1996 Dodge Caravan

1 Answer

Starter solinoid replacement enstruction


SOLENOID REPLACEMENT
(see Figures 5, 6 and 7)

Prior to removing the solenoid from the starter motor unit, matchmark the solenoid-to-starter motor housing position, as shown in the accompanying illustration.
  1. Remove the starter motor from the vehicle.
  2. Detach the solenoid-to-starter motor wire from the solenoid terminal.

Do not disassemble the solenoid; if the solenoid is defective, replace the entire unit with a new one.
  1. Remove the two attaching screws, then slide the solenoid out of the starter motor housing flange.
9b9a219.jpg

Fig. 5: Before removing the starter motor solenoid, matchmark the solenoid-to-starter motor housing relationship

44d3238.jpg

Fig. 6: Disconnect the field coil lead from the solenoid by loosening the retaining nut ...

e357fdb.jpg

Fig. 7: ... then remove the two attaching screws and separate the solenoid from the motor housing


To install:
  1. Inspect the solenoid plunger joint for wear or other damage. Replace it, if damage is evident.
  2. Apply Suzuki Super Grease A (99000-25010) or equivalent, to the solenoid plunger and to the tip of the lever arm (inside the starter motor-to-solenoid housing hole).
  3. Insert the solenoid into the starter motor housing, ensuring that the matchmarks made during removal are aligned.
  4. Install and tighten the two attaching screws securely.
  5. Attach the starter motor-to-solenoid wire to the solenoid terminal.
  6. While the starter motor is removed form the vehicle, perform the testing procedure to ensure that the new solenoid functions properly.
  7. Install the starter motor.

Hope this help (remember rated and comment this).

Mar 23, 2010 | 1994 Geo Tracker

1 Answer

Got spark and fuel put a new starter in car wont start. Could it be a cam sensor if so where is that located on the car?


Unless the cam sensor is totally shattered which is rare that won't have a lot of effect.(it wears yes) On the 3800 90-94 models it is located bottom of motor left side as you face motor (very difficult location)
On the starter its possible your solenoid was the culprit in the first place.Did the starter come with solenoid attached ?

Mar 02, 2010 | 1986 Buick Regal

1 Answer

Where is starter located and how to remove it , for a dodge caravan 1998,3.3l


Starter - Removal & installing
  1. Disconnect the negative battery cable.
  2. Raise and safely support the front of the vehicle securely on jackstands.
  3. Disengage the solenoid wiring connector from the terminal. This connection may be held in place by a retaining nut, or it could be a push-in connector.
  4. Remove the B+ nut and wire from the starter motor terminal.
  5. Remove the starter motor-to-transaxle bellhousing mounting bolts.
  6. Remove the starter from the vehicle. If equipped, remove the starter motor spacer.
To install:
  1. If equipped, hold the starter motor spacer in position.
  2. Install the starter motor into position on the vehicle.
  3. Install the starter motor-to-transaxle bellhousing mounting bolts. Tighten the mounting bolts to 40 ft. lbs. (54 Nm).
  4. Engage the solenoid wiring connector onto the starter terminal.
  5. Connect the B+ wire and tighten the retaining nut to 90 inch lbs. (10 Nm).
  6. Lower the vehicle.
  7. Connect the negative battery cable.
  8. Verify starter motor operation.
020fef8.jpg

Disengage the solenoid wiring connector, then the battery positive (B+) nut and wire from the starter motor

98933b2.jpg

Remove the 3 starter motor-to-transaxle bellhousing mounting bolts

e2afde4.jpg

Remove the starter motor from the vehicle


The starter relay is located in the Power Distribution Center (PDC) in the engine compartment. Refer to the underside of the PDC cover for starter relay location.

Hope helped with this (remember rated this help) Good luck.

Nov 18, 2009 | 1998 Dodge Grand Caravan

2 Answers

Starter


frt of motor where tranny mates with motor.

Jun 23, 2009 | 1987 Toyota Corolla 2 Door

2 Answers

Changing the starter in a 1994 Toyota Corrolla


you need to remove one bolt from the top and the other from the bottem. also the wires are removed from the bottem. most likey the starter if factory is still good the starter contacts wear out they are under the cover on the back of the starter.

Apr 18, 2009 | 1994 Toyota Corolla

Not finding what you are looking for?
Cars & Trucks Logo

Related Topics:

264 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Ford Experts

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

74945 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

22095 Answers

fordexpert

Level 3 Expert

5467 Answers

Are you a Ford Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...