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Jigga Jake
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STARTER MOTOR REPLACEMENT

REMOVAL PROCEDURE


Disconnect the negative battery cable.
Raise and suitably support the vehicle. Refer to Vehicle Lifting.


Remove the rear steering gear crossmember.
Remove the wire harness from the wire harness retaining clips on the transmission oil cooler line bracket.


Remove the transmission oil cooler line bracket bolt.

Remove the right transmission cover bolt.


Remove the starter bolts.
Move the starter toward the front of the vehicle, and remove the transmission cover.
Remove the starter solenoid heat shield.
Tilt and rotate the starter in order to pass the starter between the transmission oil cooler lines and the engine oil pan.

Remove the starter solenoid nut (2).
Remove the starter lead (1) from the solenoid stud.

Remove the battery positive cable nut (2).
Remove the battery positive cable (1) from the starter solenoid.
Finish removing the starter from the vehicle.
INSTALLATION PROCEDURE

Begin installing the starter between the transmission oil cooler lines and the engine oil pan.
Install the battery positive cable (1) to the starter stud. NOTE : Refer to Fastener Notice.
Install the battery positive cable nut (2). Tighten the nut to 9 N.m (80 lb in) .

Install the starter solenoid lead (1) to the solenoid stud.
Install the starter solenoid nut (2). Tighten the nut to 3.4 N.m (30 lb in) .
Install the starter solenoid heat shield.

Slide the starter toward the front of the vehicle.Position the transmission cover to the transmission.
Position the starter to the engine
Install the starter bolts. Tighten the bolts to 50 N.m (37 lb ft) .

Install the right transmission cover bolt. Tighten the bolt to 9 N.m (80 lb in) .

Install the transmission oil cooler line bracket bolt. Tighten the bolt to 9 N.m (80 lb in) .
Attach the wire harness to the wire harness retaining clips on the transmission oil cooler line bracket.

Install the rear steering gear crossmember.
Lower the vehicle.
Connect the negative battery cable.
 

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Jigga Jake
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One thing also...is when you unbolt the cross memeber for access to the starter bolts, it says to remove and that is not needed. Lean the top portion towards back of the truck and slide it about 4-6 inches back and let it rest inbetween the frame rails.
 

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STARTER MOTOR REPLACEMENT

REMOVAL PROCEDURE


Disconnect the negative battery cable.
Raise and suitably support the vehicle. Refer to Vehicle Lifting.


Remove the rear steering gear crossmember.
Remove the wire harness from the wire harness retaining clips on the transmission oil cooler line bracket.


Remove the transmission oil cooler line bracket bolt.

Remove the right transmission cover bolt.


Remove the starter bolts.
Move the starter toward the front of the vehicle, and remove the transmission cover.
Remove the starter solenoid heat shield.
Tilt and rotate the starter in order to pass the starter between the transmission oil cooler lines and the engine oil pan.

Remove the starter solenoid nut (2).
Remove the starter lead (1) from the solenoid stud.

Remove the battery positive cable nut (2).
Remove the battery positive cable (1) from the starter solenoid.
Finish removing the starter from the vehicle.
INSTALLATION PROCEDURE

Begin installing the starter between the transmission oil cooler lines and the engine oil pan.
Install the battery positive cable (1) to the starter stud. NOTE : Refer to Fastener Notice.
Install the battery positive cable nut (2). Tighten the nut to 9 N.m (80 lb in) .

Install the starter solenoid lead (1) to the solenoid stud.
Install the starter solenoid nut (2). Tighten the nut to 3.4 N.m (30 lb in) .
Install the starter solenoid heat shield.

Slide the starter toward the front of the vehicle.Position the transmission cover to the transmission.
Position the starter to the engine
Install the starter bolts. Tighten the bolts to 50 N.m (37 lb ft) .

Install the right transmission cover bolt. Tighten the bolt to 9 N.m (80 lb in) .

Install the transmission oil cooler line bracket bolt. Tighten the bolt to 9 N.m (80 lb in) .
Attach the wire harness to the wire harness retaining clips on the transmission oil cooler line bracket.

Install the rear steering gear crossmember.
Lower the vehicle.
Connect the negative battery cable.
What is the rear steering gear crossmember?
 
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