STARTER MOTOR TEST.
This Task Covers:
Starter motor removed (see TM 5-3805-254-20).
Rags (Item 17, Appendix B)
Dry cleaning solvent (Item 23, Appendix B)
Automotive fuel and electrical system repair tool kit
General Safety Instructions:
Automotive fuel and electrical system shop set
Dry cleaning solvent is flammable and must not be
used near open flame. Use only in a well-ventilated
Dry cleaning solvent, P-D-680, is toxic and flammable. Always wear protective goggles and gloves, and
use only in a well-ventilated area. Avoid contact with skin, eyes, and clothes, and DO NOT breathe
vapors. DO NOT use near open flame or excessive heat. The solvent's flash point is 100°F-138°F
(380C-590C). If you become dizzy while using cleaning solvent, Immediately get fresh air and medical
help. If solvent contacts eyes, Immediately wash your eyes and get medical aid.
Clean outside of starter motor (4) with dry cleaning solvent and a rag.
Turn starter housing collar (1) clockwise and counterclockwise. If starter housing collar and armature shaft (7) do not
turn freely, repair starter motor (see paragraph 5-3).