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Starter Motor and Solenoid 1994-2001
Engine Application 3.9L, 5.2L, 5.9L
(Gasoline)
8.0L (Gasoline) 5.9L (Diesel)
Manufacturer Nippon Denso Nippon Denso Nippon Denso
Power Rating 1.4 kW
1.9 HP
1.4 kW
1.9 HP
2.7 kW
3.6 HP
Voltage 12 Volts 12 Volts 12 Volts
Free Running Test Voltage 11 Volts 11 Volts 11 Volts
Free Running Test Amperage Draw 73 A 73 A 200 A
Solenoid Closing Maximum Voltage Required 7.5 Volts 7.5 Volts 8.0 Volts
Cranking Current Draw Test (at operating temp) 125-250 A 125-250 A 450-700 A

Number of Fields

4 4 4
Number of Poles 4 4 4
Number of Brushes 4 4 4
Drive Type Reduction Gear Train Reduction Gear Train Conventional Gear Train
Pinion Teeth 10 11 13
Free Running Test Minimum Speed 3601 rpm 3601 rpm 3000 rpm
 
Electrical System Torque Chart 1994-2001
Battery Terminal Nut (At battery terminal clamp)  
Battery Wire To Solenoid Battery Terminal Stud- All 120 in.lbs (13.6 N•m)
Start Wire To Solenoid Terminal Stud - Gas* 55 in.lbs (6.2 N•m)
Start Wire To Solenoid Terminal Stud - Diesel 55 in.lbs (6.2 N•m)
Starter Motor To Bellhousing/Engine Bolts - Gas 50 ft.lbs (67.5 N•m)
Starter Motor To Bellhousing/Engine Bolts - Diesel 32 ft.lbs (43.4 N•m)
* Later models use a plug connector 

 


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