Thread: Starter issue
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Old 06-20-2019, 11:02 AM   #17
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Default Re: Starter issue

Originally Posted by Fred K-OR View Post
I will 2X this idea.
VERY common on a restoration to restore TOO much - or at least the wrong places - and create paint insulators at all the bolted joints between the starter mounting flange and the battery ground strap.

I would try connecting a jumper cable (one lead) between the starter body somehow (one MIGHT try to a starter mounting bolt) and the battery ground post. This will bypass all of these painted joints and restore the "goes back to" connection.

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