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Starter has been rebuilt, lately it is not engaging, it is…

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starter has been rebuilt...

starter has been rebuilt, lately it is not engaging, it is spinning though.

Mechanic's Assistant: When you turn the key, do you get a single loud click, or a series of rapid ones?

Single loud click

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the model/year of your Ford?

Bronco II 1988

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your Bronco II yourself? What have you tried so far?

Yes, nothing

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Ford Mechanic: Ron, ASE Certified Technician replied 10 months ago

When you turn the key in the crank position do the starter spin ?

When you had it off did you inspect the flywheel to be sure the teeth are in good shape?

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