Starter motor wont turn..

hey guys i just picked up a 05' wr450 and the electric start wont work. when i hit the button the solenoid clicks but doesnt do anything, ive tested the battery and the starter has power. i pulled off the casing and the spindle of the starter will barely turn, if i use a screwdriver and a lot of force i can just get it to turn around should this spin freely? and does it pop out like a car starter does? thanks :)

Your starter is done.... It will need to be replaced or rebuilt.

Rebuilding will at minimum include new brushes and bushings assuming the armature is not damaged.

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now