Mike- Not all Chevys require shims with their starters. I put the starter
in, see if it grinds, and then start shimming from there, trial and error.
Start with thin ones and only go as thick as necessary.
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Subject: [oletrucks] Starter Shims?
> Hey V8 guys, how do I know how many shims to install with my 305 starter?
> know there is some measurement to be made, but where and how much? Help,
> motor goes in tomorrow.
> Mike Klepp
> '48 3100 5 window
> '65 C-10 stepside
> Wichita Falls, TX
> oletrucks is devoted to Chevy and GM trucks built between 1941 and 1959
oletrucks is devoted to Chevy and GM trucks built between 1941 and 1959