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How do I replace a starter on a 2001 Chevy Tahoe, 4WD, 5.

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How do I replace a starter on a 2001 Chevy Tahoe, 4WD, 5.2L Engine
Submitted: 8 years ago.
Category: Chevy
Expert:  GM Expert replied 8 years ago.

HiCustomer/p>

Thanks for using JA,

here are the steps to remove the starter.

thanks again msgtperrin


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  • Disconnect the negative battery cable. Refer to Battery Negative Cable Disconnection and Connection .
  • Remove the engine oil level indicator tube fasteners and position aside. Refer to Oil Level Indicator and Tube Replacement .
  • Raise and suitably support the vehicle. Refer to Lifting and Jacking the Vehicle in General Information.
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  • Remove the right transmission cover bolt.
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  • Remove the starter bolts.
  • Disconnect the oil level sensor electrical connector.
  • Slide the starter forward until the starter clears the transmission.
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  • Remove the starter solenoid nut (3).
  • Remove the starter lead (2) from the solenoid stud.
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  • Remove the starter lead nut.
  • Remove the positive cable from the starter stud.
  • Place the starter on a workbench.
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  • Unsnap the transmission cover from the starter.
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  • If necessary, remove the starter shield.