Starter spins but doesnt turn the motor, all electrics are fine, lights etc

Tiny
JASONBORNE
  • 1996 HONDA BALLADE
  • 175,000 MILES

Tried starting the motor by towing, also failed. Please help!

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Tuesday, November 8th, 2011 AT 8:23 AM

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Tiny
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Sounds like the starter motor overrunning clutch is slipping

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Tuesday, November 8th, 2011 AT 9:22 AM
Tiny
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Thanks for the reply

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Tuesday, November 8th, 2011 AT 9:38 AM
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It it is an automatic transmission, towing would not work.

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Tuesday, November 8th, 2011 AT 1:57 PM

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