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How To Install & Shim a Starter

Starter gear not engaging, loud grinding or kicking out? Here's how to properly shim a starter and check clearances.

Some starters required shims to provide clearance between the flywheel and the pinion gear. Some people also use flat washers in place of shims. To know about the shimming procedure, you need to know how to remove and install starter.

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