Replacing the Starter Drive on a 1997...

Replacing the Starter Drive on a 1997 Harley-Davidson Softail Classic ...

There are 1 comment on the Motorcyclist Magazine story from Oct 22, 2012, titled Replacing the Starter Drive on a 1997 Harley-Davidson Softail Classic .... In it, Motorcyclist Magazine reports that:

Q: I have replaced the starter drive on my 1997 Harley-Davidson Softail Classic three times.

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Newville, PA

#1 Oct 22, 2012
I've done same thing on my 99 fxst. after replacing 3 starters and then 4th Bendix got put in shop found out it was the "ring" like cars fly wheel had several teeth chipped or broken. finally damn thing works like it should. this may help ya. good luck.

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