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Asked by Apr 22, 2011 at 11:36 AM about the 1983 Chevrolet Camaro

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have a 83 Z28 with a 305 and Holley 4 barrel carb and every so often on start up it just blows the starter up and i cant figure it out if anyone knows let me know please so i an stop wasting money on starters

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i'm wondering what kind of battery u are using... the cc amps might be frying it??

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I think bad flex plate...If you didnt match the correct teeth to go with the starter and flex plate it's warped now if it wasn't already. A missing tooth can do that too. I had a 95 z28 that made a high pitch scretch when it warped. I later installed a high torque mini starter that wouldn't break but the noise was still there. New Flex plate...and count the teeth dont go by the year, could've been swapped at one piont.

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...@sergio that's right! i forgot to inclue the flex plate. its been awhile since i had that type problem.

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