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post #1 of 6 Old 02-28-2010, 12:38 PM Thread Starter
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new starter sounds funny

so i changed out my starter, got it from napa (3 year warrenty!). but it sounds like a jet engine.

works great, just sounds kinda wimpy...


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post #2 of 6 Old 02-28-2010, 03:58 PM
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Inadequacy issues???

Its a cheap starter....

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post #3 of 6 Old 02-28-2010, 04:31 PM
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You think a jet engine sounds wimpy? Does your starter have to sound like the an atom bomb exploding in order for you to be impressed?

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I see you also twizzled your scart lead. Well done! :thumbsup:
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You think a jet engine sounds wimpy? Does your starter have to sound like the an atom bomb exploding in order for you to be impressed?
no, but i don't want it to sound like a cat giving birth

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post #5 of 6 Old 02-28-2010, 09:33 PM
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no, but i don't want it to sound like a cat giving birth
It probably means you got one with botched bushings. ******* return it then!

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I see you also twizzled your scart lead. Well done! :thumbsup:
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post #6 of 6 Old 03-01-2010, 12:16 AM Thread Starter
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Damn dude chill out

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