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Can anyone tell me where the ground (black) wire goes on my starter? I have a 1986 325e . Thanks a bunch!!
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ground is usually brown isn't it?

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ground is usually brown isn't it?
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on little stuff it is usualy, but i think it might be black on the starter. and there should be a stud with a nut on it, unless it grounds to the block? not sure havn't had my starter, thats the one thing i havnt had to touch

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I didnt pay much attention to what wire was what, i just numbered my wires when i changed my starter, so im not a lot of help. but i tell you what, it was not an easy thing to do (changing to starter) in your backyard. but i feel good knowing i did it myself. Chris---
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