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My starter is super hot,and i havent drivin it in about 4 hours so i think the starter ceased up and it got hot because i tried starting the jeep just now...any help would be great

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    I just replaced my starter on my 85 ford 250 desiel. It was super hot too. I think it has to do with wiring but I'm not sure. It's a brand new starter and it fired up the truck on the first crank. I shut the truck off 15 min later, and then 20 min later the starter motor was super hot. Is my new starter bad?



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Yes, replace your starter before a fire breaks out.

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