Car Starting Problems
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GMC Jimmy

How do you change the starter on a 1998 gmc jimmy?

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09/13/2011

Remove one battery cable, positive probably best. Remove flywheel/front transmission cover. Remove starter, 2 bolts up, may be support on end opposite flywheel. Remove 2 wires, reverse process to replace. May be 1 or more shims between starter and motor. Keeps starter from grinding on flywheel, may or may not be needed with new starter.