have a 1998 Mitsubishi Eclipse having problems with the starter not engaging I need help I've been doing this for about a month trying to figure this out nobody has answered can somebody help

Asked by Jul 08, 2015 at 08:19 PM about the 1998 Mitsubishi Eclipse GS-T Turbo

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

It is a new starter and torque converter
everything new just won't engage worked
when I first got it can't seem to find the spot
for the starter to sit what are yalls best
ideas cuz I'm out of options I've tried

4 Answers


if the starter is still good..shim and adjust it..did the nose match up even the thickness of the starters mounting pad?

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Agree with Kelly,try shimming it,


I recommend that the first time he ask this question.

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Lol, firebird,they like getting multible answers,just gives the more to look for,but some times for a DIY,it makes it harder to narrow it down,to the right thing.

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