: another easy question

06-08-11, 01:06 PM
broke my starter on 79 425. is the cad starters cad only or do the use a common starter with any chev? jw bc i was told the starter i pulled was the same as sbc car? thanks

06-08-11, 08:08 PM
the starters are not the same... The chevy bendix gear is sticks out about 1/8" and most of the time rubs on the flex plate.. Your better off getting the right starter than trying to make the chevy work.. But guys have made them work...