16-48 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Starter Motor Removal
Engine Pulley Inner Cover (see Engine Pulley Inner
Cover Removal in the Final Drive chapter)
Starter Motor Terminal Nut [A] and Cable [B]
Starter Motor Mounting Bolts [C]
Pull out the starter motor [D].
Never drop the starter motor, especially on a hard
surface. Such a shock to the motor can damage it.
Starter Motor Installation
Do not tap the starter motor body. Tapping the body
could damage the motor.
Replace the O-ring [A] with a new one.
Apply grease to the new O-ring.
Clean the starter motor legs [A] and crankcase [B] where
the starter motor is grounded.
Apply a non-permanent locking agent to the threads of
the starter motor mounting bolts, and tighten them.
Torque - Starter Motor Mounting Bolts: 9.8 N·m (1.0 kgf·m,
Install the starter motor cable [A] so that it is parallel to
the starter motor legs [B].
Torque - Starter Motor Terminal Nut: 5.9 N·m (0.60 kgf·m,
Install the removed parts (see appropriate chapters).