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I have an 87 F150 302. It worked great for a while. Then about once every 3 days when I would try to start it it would turn over but start making a winning noise and it was hard to make the noise stop even after turning it off then it started happening about everyother day. I replaced my starter yesterday and was hoping that would do it but it didnt work any suggestions?

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You need a new starter selinoid.

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