Removal of starter motor from 20v

Huw Powell audi at
Sun Sep 21 13:53:40 PDT 2008

Hmmm, I remember now where it was - VIP.  I *think* they do labor there 
as well.

I thought we all did our own work?

Oh, you mean in the warranty situation?  Good question. I never thought 
to ask, of course.

Kneale Brownson wrote:
> Does the FLAPS also perform the work?
> --- On *Sat, 9/20/08, Huw Powell /<audi at>/* wrote:
>     From: Huw Powell <audi at>
>     Subject: Re: Removal of starter motor from 20v
>     Kneale Brownson wrote:
>     >  
>     > Sounds like you're ready for a starter overhaul.  Usually by the time 
>     > the starter quits on you, the bendix assembly is shot and the shaft worn 
>     > enough you can't just clean it up.  I take mine to a Bosch service
>     center.
>     I replaced both of mine with $100 lifetime warranty rebuilds from some 
>     chain FLAPS.
>     Only one died so far, they replaced it for free.

Huw Powell

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