Honda Accord: Starter Removal and
Installation - Starting System - Engine Electrical - Honda Accord MK8 2008-2012 Service ManualHonda Accord: Starter Removal and Installation

Removal

1 Do the battery removal procedure (see page 22-92).

2. Remove the intake manifold (see page 9-4).

3. Disconnect the positive starter cable (A) from the B terminal, and the S terminal connector (B).


Installation


Installation

1. Install the starter, then tighten the two bolts.

2. Install the harness clamp (A).


2. Install the harness clamp (A).

3. Connect the positive starter cable (B) to the B


3. Connect the positive starter cable (B) to the B terminal, and the S terminal connector (C) Make sure the crimped side of the ring terminal faces away from the starter when you connect it.

4. Install the intake manifold (see page 9-6).

5. Do the battery installation procedure (see page 22-92).

6. Start the engine to make sure the starter works properly.

    Starter Performance Test
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    Disassembly/Reassembly Armature Inspection and Test 1. Remove the starter (see page 4-11). 2. Disassemble the starter as shown in the Exploded View. 3. Inspect the armature for wear or dama ...

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