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Reconnecting wires to starter

There are 2 big bolts, which one takes the big wire connection? toward the block or toward the bumper?

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The one that has nothing on that the power the other on thats bring power to the housing of starter there should already a wire connect to that just install all our big hole therminal on the top bolt and the little one thats it thanks pierre

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