Starter noise


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Hey seeing if anybody has had this happen with starter. I got 91 hatchback base model with stock engine. I put new starter in but when start it starts up but sometimes makes grinding noise like if u tried to start when already running. I took that starter back to autozone an got another and some times same thing happens. Guy at autozone say it's normal tthe new starter just turns faster than old an it's make noise.


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Well Im going to ignore the Autozone employees comment. Part folks usually are not hired for their automotive knowledge/expertise.

As for the starter noise, make a video of the issue and post it up here so we can get a visual representation of what is happening. If there is grinding noise while starting its possibly the wrong starter. Ensure you are not installing an automatic starter on a manual transmission and or the inverse.