STARTER ASSEMBLY TEST/REPLACE (CONT).
Be sure to use the same thickness of starter motor spacer (if used) as the one
removed to install the starting motor to prevent engine or starter motor damage.
Install starting motor three capscrews (1) and washers
(2). Tighten capscrews to 130 ft-lbs (176 Nm) torque.
Install starter cables as follows:
Install magnetic switch terminal wire (3) from
Install starter switch terminal wire (5) on positive
starter post (6).
Install positive cable (7) on positive starter post (6).
Install negative cable on negative starter post (8).
Install battery cables as follows:
Do not smoke or use open flame or spark-producing equipment in the vicinity of
Avoid making contact across the battery terminals. This can result in severe
arcing which could cause an explosion resulting in bodily injury.
Install battery cable from negative battery post last after connecting other leads.
This precaution will prevent short circuits which could damage the starter or
other electrical components.
Install and tighten the electrical connections to batteries.