Why is my starter slow at disengaing from flywheel.

Tiny
SILVER11
  • 2002 VOLKSWAGEN BEETLE
  • 38,000 MILES

I just had a transmission rebuild and new torque convertor and flywheel installed. Now the starter is not returning fast enought grinning whinn noise. Ireplaced starter twice with a brand new starter tried shimming starter still the same Called tranny guy he checked and asured me the right fly wheel was installed What else could it be. Some electrical switch

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Sunday, October 23rd, 2011 AT 12:02 AM

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Tiny
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This is not a beetle it is a 2002 eurovan

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Sunday, October 23rd, 2011 AT 12:18 AM
Tiny
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The starter motor drive pinion is probably to close to the flexplate

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Wednesday, October 26th, 2011 AT 7:45 AM

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