1998 Chevy Cavalier starter wireing

Tiny
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  • 1998 CHEVROLET CAVALIER
  • 4 CYL
  • 2WD
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  • 16,900 MILES
There is a set of small wires going to the starter and 1 of them has broken off and the car wont turn over. There looks to be a red wire and a black wire, and that is the one that is broke, to witch post on the starter does it go to
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Tuesday, January 15th, 2008 AT 8:40 PM

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Tiny
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Its a fusible link
it connect with the rest of the wires on the starter
big one
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Tuesday, January 15th, 2008 AT 9:20 PM
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There was a recall on the car and when I went to have it done they put what looks like a fuse and the wires coming out of it is what broke just not sure if it goes to where the negitave battery cable go to or to the smaller post on the starter
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Tuesday, January 15th, 2008 AT 9:31 PM
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I would say it goes on the big bolt of the starter it has battery power all time
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Tuesday, January 15th, 2008 AT 10:08 PM
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Thanks I will give it a try
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Wednesday, January 16th, 2008 AT 6:17 AM
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DEALERS WILL INSTALL A RELAY KIT IN THESE VEHICLES TO PREVENT HIGH CURRENT FROM FLOWING THROUGH THE IGNITION SWITCH, AND CHECK THAT YOUR CAR WILL START WITH A PROPERLY CHARGED BATTERY AND, IF NECESSARY, REPLACE THE IGNITION SWITCH

this is the recall and the wires coming out of the relay 1 of them is broke does any1 know where all the wires connect to on the starter
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Wednesday, January 16th, 2008 AT 8:15 AM
Tiny
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Give me the color of that wire
now I know what your looking for
red wire butts with the purple wire
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Wednesday, January 16th, 2008 AT 12:56 PM
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It is the black wire that is broke
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Wednesday, January 16th, 2008 AT 1:26 PM
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http://www.2carpros.com/forum/automotive_pictures/99387_starter_1.jpg

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Wednesday, January 16th, 2008 AT 6:36 PM
Tiny
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It is a black wire coming out of the relay and it goes to where the positive battery cable goes to. I found the broken wire connecter on that post of the starter.

Thanks for all of ur hlep
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Wednesday, January 16th, 2008 AT 6:44 PM

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