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my starter wont work ... is there a way to get my engine started

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my starter won't work ... is there a way to get my engine started so I can get my car to a mechanic? I was told hitting the starter itself may get it to start once
Submitted: 8 years ago.
Category: Nissan
Expert:  Roy replied 8 years ago.

HI!

 

I would have someone hit the starter while turning the key, this will work sometimes, if not you will have to tow the truck to get it fixed. no other way to do it, Thank You, XXXXX XXXXX know if you have any more questions, ROY!

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Customer: replied 8 years ago.
where exactly do I find the starter?
Expert:  Roy replied 8 years ago.

OK!

 

it is located under the right hand exhaust manifold follow the positive battery cable to the starter motor , it might be easier from the wheel well or under the truck to hit it , Thank You, XXXXX XXXXX know if you have any more questions, ROY!

Expert:  Roy replied 8 years ago.

Hi

 

Here is a pic of the starter motor above the oil pan ,Thanks ROY!graphic