Rebuilt Starters?

Discussion in 'Other Service and Maintenance' started by bigdogblw, Sep 23, 2012.

  1. bigdogblw

    bigdogblw Member

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    Where Can I find a Starter Motor Assembly cheap or rebuilt? Anyone?
     
  2. HDDon

    HDDon Experienced Member Contributor Retired Moderators

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    For what? Model and year would probably help
     
  3. bigdogblw

    bigdogblw Member

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    My bad its a 83 Harley Davidson FXSB lowrider!
     
  4. Breeze3at

    Breeze3at Well-Known Member

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    I believe your starter is a Prestolite. If there is a decent auto electric shop in your area, they can bebuild yours. Or you can do a "google produce search" (link) harley prestolite starter - Google Search
    Ebay has some too.
     
  5. cool breeze

    cool breeze Active Member

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    Tracy supply in houston tx. will rebuild yours:bigsmiley12:
     
  6. tourbox

    tourbox Senior Member

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    You might try Jireh Cycles. They carry an Ultima Thunder Fire starters. Looking at '79-early 84 4 speed/chain drive shows for $120.00. Page 53 in section 1 Electrical. I've never used one but a friend with a shop recommended it to me for a '68 I'm rebuilding for a buddy.He said they increase from .8KW old starter to a 1.4KW starter.Kicks the old Shovels over a lot better. You might look at these and do some research.
    tourbox
     
  7. Jack Klarich

    Jack Klarich Guest

    What exactly is wrong with your starter? If you are mechanically inclined you can get parts for a rebuild