Thread: Starter Noise?
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Old 04-07-2021, 08:45 AM   #2
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Usually caused by the Bendix drive on the starter not retracting properly due to the build up of crud on the shaft. Pull the starter, clean the shaft and lubricate with DuPont dry Teflon spray and it will be fine for years. No need to replace the unit.
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