Mechanics

STARTER

2004 Land Rover Freelander

Electrical problem
2004 Land Rover Freelander 6 cyl Four Wheel Drive Automatic 105000 miles

install starter
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Cannon51
October 28, 2009.



Removal
Remove battery. See BATTERY.
Remove battery carrier. See BATTERY CARRIER.
Release starter motor solenoid terminal cover. Remove nut securing battery lead to solenoid and disconnect battery lead.
Disconnect Lucar connector from starter solenoid.
Remove 3 bolts securing starter motor to gearbox noting that the left hand bolt also secures the mounting bracket for the Crankshaft Position (CKP) sensor multiplug.
Maneuver and remove starter motor.

Installation
Clean starter motor and mating face on gearbox.
Position starter motor to gearbox, align Crankshaft Position (CKP) sensor multiplug bracket. Fit and tighten bolts to specifications. See TORQUE SPECIFICATIONS.
Connect battery lead to solenoid terminal. Tighten nut to specification. See TORQUE SPECIFICATIONS. Secure terminal cover.
Connect Lucar connector to starter solenoid.
Fit battery carrier.
Fit battery. See BATTERY DISCONNECT/CONNECT under SERVICE PRECAUTIONS.

Dave H
Oct 30, 2009.