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Question about 1998 Sierra

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...shim a starter for a 1998 GMC Sierra C1500 (5.0L). I have a bolt missing and it has caused the starter to be slightly misalligned? I do not know how to shim the starter properly once I replace the ...

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...shim, the more the starter drive gear is further away from the flywheel. Starter housings are machined from the factory, where they were made. No two housings come out the same, for the machined pad, ...

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starter not working after replacing: need shims??? replacing a starter but not sure about the shims??? if there are shims when you take out the starter then put the same back in if there is Not ...

Question about '03 - '06 1500ld/hd and 2500ld Black Grille Guard

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...shim new starter . i talked to one mechanic he said shim it ,i 've gone up to 4 shims no difference is that new starter defective 87 chevy pickup and new starter wont spin the fly wheel do i need ...

Question about '03 - '06 1500ld/hd and 2500ld Black Grille Guard

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replaced a burned out starter in my 78 camaro...shimmed it(using 3 shims), but still isn't catching. How many shims should i use? The old starter didn't have any shims. 350 big block. In the kit of ...

shim the starter away from the flywheel by adding 0.04 in. (1mm) shims one at a time to the starter mount. Check clearance after adding each shim, but do not use more than 2 shims. If the clearance is

Question about 1984 Regal

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Im changing my starter and i am not sure what amount of shims i am suppose to use before i bolt the start on. If you removed the old starter and there were no shims then this will stand true with the ...

...out bolts holding starter in were loose iam not sure if the forgot to shim starter or if it needs a shim at all They do sell shims, usually they come with the starter, but you can buy them

Question about 1999 Accent

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...shim located Shims can be where the starter case meets the bell housing. There are not many models using shims anymore, they were used a lot in GM vehicles, not so much in Ford products. The gear on ...

...starter could it be in the wiring ? please help me, thanks You just need to shim it properly. If you mean by screehing noise it is making a loud gear noise, then it would most likely be that the ...

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