how do you remove the starter motor?

Asked by May 27, 2007 at 05:22 PM about the 1971 Volkswagen Beetle

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I need to know how to remove the starter motor from my 1971 Beetle with 1500cc. i already unbolted the bottom bolt that you can see, and disconnected all the wires what else is there to do? it still doesn't move.

2 Answers


You are going to need a Chilton or a Haynes manual. It will tell you how to do anything and everything to your vehicle.

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AS you stand at back you have to undo the top right engine mounting bolt. This is the shaped, anti rotating, bolt.

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