Date: Mon, 04 Apr 2005 16:24:00 GMT From: "James Sweet" <jamessweetnospamail.com> Subject: Re: Fried Starter on 1989 Saab 900?
"wemic" <djackso2nospamp.rr.com> wrote in message news:1112572456.759412.134450nospam2000cwc.googlegroups.com... > I had my wife pick up a used one (Bosch SR32x) from the salvage yard > while I was out of town. Installed today but no dice. Not a sound > from the starter. Are the electrical connections the same as on the > O.E.? Can't seem to find a trouble guide on the net anywhere. Of > course, it's probably likely that I got a bum starter. What do you > think? > > Thanks. > Do you have voltage at the starter? Check both the big wire as well as the small one that comes from the ignition. If the car is an automatic the problem may be the start interlock switch in the shifter, I'm not sure how Saab does it.