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First you will need to know what the starter looks like, you can look it up online, and it will help you identify it better than my description would. Place the car in neutral and rock it back and forth to make sure the abendix is not engaged to the flywheel. Now, engage your parking brake. Jack up the vehicle and place it on jack stands to avoid a hydrolics problem (and also a death problem) in case your jack gives way. Disconnect the negative battery cable. If you have the four cylinder k24de block motor, you should also disconnect the positive terminal. Next get under the car, I believe I remember that one being on the driver's side, and disconnect the positive and negative wires from the solenoid. Look closely and identify all the bolts that mount the starter to the frame and motor. Then you can unbolt it and you will have to maneuver the starter around until it comes out of the frame supports. Remember what position it was when it finally comes out, because it will make it easier to put your new one in in the same direction and maneuver it in the opposite manner to line up your bolt holes.bolt in your starter and reconnect the wires. You should then reconnect your battery, and start the car. Don't lower the car yet, you may not have solved your problem it has been misdiagnosed. Hope this has been helpful. Jody

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