There's two different models of starter. Can you post a photo of your starter and the new solenoid? If not, I'll try to find some.
It sounds like you have a solenoid that bolts onto the front starter housing with two or three screws. The newer Nippendenso starters have the solenoid built into the assembly and you typically replace the contacts, and the plunger assembly if it is badly pitted.
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Saturday, October 20th, 2012 AT 8:28 PM