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secret to removing a starter from a 5.3 Liter 2000 Tahoe 4X4?

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What is the secret to removing a starter from a 5.3 Liter 2000 Tahoe 4X4?
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Chevy Mechanic: RICK, ASE Certified Technician replied 9 years ago
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HiCustomer

here are instructions

  • Disconnect the negative battery cable
  • Raise and support the vehicle.Remove the protective shields as necessary.
  • Remove the starter solenoid shield.
  • Remove the starter to transmission close out cover bolt.
  • Disconnect the engine oil level sensor connection.
  • Remove the front axle mounting bracket through bolt nut, if equipped with four wheel drive (4WD).
  • Reposition the front axle mounting bracket through bolt until the bolt tip is flush with the support bushing. Do not remove the bolt, if equipped with 4WD.
    Object Number: 385813  Size: SH
    Click here for detailed picture of above image.
  • Remove the mounting bolts from the engine block.
  • Slide the starter forward until the starter clears the transmission.
  • Remove the starter transmission close out cover.
    Object Number: 368410  Size: SH
    Click here for detailed picture of above image.
  • Disconnect the positive battery cable and wiring harness from the starter.
  • Remove the starter from the vehicle.
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