Hello! Log in or Register   |  Help  |  Donate  |  Buy Shirts  See all banner ads | Advertise on TheSamba.com  
TheSamba.com
 
starter pinion clutch oops
Photo link: Forum code:
starter pinion clutch oops
Author Photo
HerrMahnenschmidt
Samba Member


Joined: July 22, 2011
Photos: 13
Location: WY, NoCO, NoCA, here, there, elsewhere...
HerrMahnenschmidt is offline 

starter pinion clutch oops Posted: Tue Oct 20, 2015 8:10 pm     Views: 28      Rating: Not rated

Oversize bushing allowed armature to move off-center just enough during starter operation to allow clutch to make contact with pressure plate protrusions. Assume armature also made contact with housing, as starter eventually failed. I should have paid closer attention to the unusual noises the starter was making...

Search Forums for photo
View user's profile Send private message Gallery Classifieds Share: Facebook Twitter
All times are Mountain Standard Time/Pacific Daylight Savings Time

About | Help! | Advertise | Donate | Premium Membership | Privacy/Terms of Use | Contact Us | Site Map
Copyright © 1996-2018, Everett Barnes. All Rights Reserved.
Not affiliated with or sponsored by Volkswagen of America | Forum powered by phpBB