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here are the instructions, You should not need to have a hoist though.
If it's too heavy, I like to tie a rope around it and feed the rope up under the hood and tie it off real good, then you don't have to hold the starter up with one hand while remove the bolts with the other, then after the bolts are out simply lower it to the ground, and then reverse that procedure going back up and on.
get it off yet?