My 1979 ford 460 moter .statrer was grinding bad checked it conveter to flywheel 3 nuts were missing i replaced them now starter gear noteven touching flywheel but i can hear it kicking in & out .what

Asked by Dec 07, 2015 at 09:42 AM about the 1979 Ford F-150

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

What could cause this flywheel &
starter are new

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Why where the torque converter bolts/ nuts missing? So how about the flex plate? Was that bolted on? Putting on the torque converter nuts pull the flex plate away from alignment?

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