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I'm having a really hard time removing the starter. Muffler crossover bar is in the way and there is no room anywhere else.

How do I remove the starter in my 1986 Buick Century?

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  • collrobs May 08, 2009

    engine is a 3.8

  • collrobs May 08, 2009

    Does the muffler crossover pipe have to be removed first?

  • collrobs May 08, 2009

    I know where the starter is and both bolts are removed,but starter will not come out due to muffler from exhaust manifold blocking only way out. Thanks anyway and maybe this information will help you help me.

  • howard hinkle May 11, 2010

    depending on the engine


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your starter was located under beneath the engine,and this directly couple to flywheel through the pinion driver,disconnect the cable from solenoid switch of starter.there are two bolt holding the starter housing,loosening this bolt from the engine and gradually releasing and pullout starter motor try to find where it goes out due the fitness location.have a nice day don't forget to rate me.thank's a lot

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