Originally Posted by Lt_Murphy
the only thing about it that i know is that it got bent out of shape and the starter no longer lines up right, so it doesn't hit the flywheel right and just spins, and when my friend pulled the starter, wrenched on the piece of metal and put the starter back in, it would work for a little while, then start free spinning again
we got a number off of it though
yeah you deff. want to replace it, some people see it as just a dust pan(Shield), but if you remove it and dont replace it, that gap that it kept wont be there any more, and you will have some problems....