Replace The Starter 96 Accent - Hyundai Forums : Hyundai Forum
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
#1 Old 05-11-2011, 09:52 PM
Junior Member
 
Join Date: May 2011
Posts: 1
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
96AccentFL
(Thread Starter)
Ok,I narrowed down the problem on my daughter's 96 Accent. It needs a new starter. But how do you get to the **** thing to get it out and put a new one in? I read somewhere that you had to remove the intake manifold and unhook the clutch linkage and so on but other people have posted that you can get at it from the top without doing all that. I don't see how. I jacked it up and clmbed underneath (yes, I used Jack stands) and sure, I can unhook the wires to the solenoid, no problem, but it doesn't seem like a socket on an extension is gonna reach the bolts where the starter attaches to the tranny bell housing. No room to get them in there. Any sugestions on how to do this? Is there an easy way? Not looking forward to the next couple of days of getting a rolling start and popping the clutch. Starts just fine that way but not a cool way to leave a good impression when you gotta do home visits to client's homes. Particularly ones you visit each week.
96AccentFL is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
#2 Old 05-11-2011, 10:48 PM
Senior Member
 
jsinton's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: Inverness, Florida
'99 Elantra Wagon '03 Kia Sedona
Posts: 4,503
Mentioned: 5 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 20 Post(s)
jsinton is an unknown quantity at this point
It requires socket extensions with a universal joint. If you got the wires off the solenoid, then you did the hard part already. Once you get a little universal joint for your socket extensions it's easy.

jsinton is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Hyundai Forums : Hyundai Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
If you do not want to register, fill this field only and the name will be used as user name for your post.
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.




Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
User Tag List

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome