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Discussion in '1973-1991 K5 Blazer | Truck | Suburban' started by JimmyJuneau, Sep 27, 2001.

  1. JimmyJuneau

    JimmyJuneau 1/2 ton status

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    I have to install a new starter on my truck tonight I have never done this before is it hard? What tools will I need anything special?


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    You won't need anything other than a 5/8" socket, extension, ratchet, and a couple of smaller sockets/wrenches for the wiring. Some solenoids are screwy and use a different sized nut (read: Metric) for the hot terminal.

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    Or a 9/16" socket..........which I needed!

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  4. Thunder

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    Its an easy job. just a couple of bolts on the starter and some small nuts on the solonoid.
    Dont forget to disconect the POS(+) terminal from the battery before you start.

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