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post #1 of 5 Old 04-10-2013, 02:59 PM Thread Starter
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Starter goin bad

I have a 6.4 with a manual tranny and my starter is goin bad. It too scared to turn my truck off because I have no other form of transportation right now and I'm taking it to the dealer in the morning. Can somebody help me locate the dang thing, so if I need to I can try to jump the starter? Or tell me how hard it is to replace.
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THe starter is on the passenger side right in front of the block drain for the coolant. Not sure how hard it is to replace as i have never replaced mine.

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You're positive it's the starter?


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yes, it was the starter. i was in a bind, and had to end up taking it to the ford house. Cost me $730. new starter from o'reillys or autozone is $200. i got screwed, but i had no other choice. i appreciate y'alls help though. it was a learning experience.
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Starter isnt that bad to replace, Did mine in 3.5 hours, Im no mechanic... Too late now though.


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