international i-4 starter problem

Fri Nov 02, 2007 10:10 pm

i have a 1947 i-4.with a starter problem.i bought the tractor in june,the starter didnt work right.so i ordered one on-bay .well it was junk so they sent me another one well it lasted two months and it broke.the problem is i have an i-4,and the starter is for an h.and an h has the starter on the top of the rear housing.mine is on the left side.i put the old one on and it works but i have to keep hitting the key then it starts.also the housing is different.because i also have a 1948 h.for parts.the housing is differnt.by a long shot.it bolts on but dont work right.anyone know about this?thank you very much.

Sat Nov 03, 2007 8:52 am

Rather than purchasing something from e-bay have the starter rebuilt. One of the individuals frequenting this board rebuilds starters and generators. Suggest having the starter rebuilt either locally or by DeputyJailer90 aka Podge.

Sat Nov 03, 2007 12:39 pm

thanks