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Ford Escort 1.6Gl Automatic '78 starter

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I have replaced the brushes, bushes & bendix as well as the solonoid. The car started without problems after the solonoid & brushes was replaced & the had trouble starting thus I replaced the bendix, but now it doesn't even make a sound, we did test for power & there is no problem with the supply of power to the starter. What could be the problem?

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I had the same problem and a auto told me the starter is running the wrong way then he changed the field by turning the brushes around hope it works for urs

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