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    change buick 340 starter motor

    HI
    pick out the starter motor
    two bolts and electric cable
    The starter is loose but is stuck.
    Kent Sweden
    BUICK 340 1966

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    as i understand this, you're trying to pull the starter off and you've got the main power wire and two mounting bolts out but it's still attached?

    https://www.teambuick.com/reference/...files/68-b.php

    have you tried whacking it with a rubber mallet?
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    I do not know about this particular starter but there could be a third bolt between the starter and the block partially hidden from view or there could be a support bracket on the end of the stater supporting it to the engine block also maybe hidden. Just my experience with starters.

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    Hello
    yes there is a third support bolt.
    hidden behind the starter.
    wonderfully

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    Hopefully the battery has been dis-connected.
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