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ToughOne Starter - Remanufactured

Part No. 17338 Warranty  

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This starter has been computer load tested and mechanically and visually inspected. Designed, manufactured and assembled to promote improved long-term reliability.
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Diameter:55 mm
Direct Drive:No
Drive Tooth Quantity:13
Gear Reduction Ratio:7.9
Gear Reduction:Yes
Horsepower Rating:2.1456 hp
Kw Rating:1.6 kw
Mounting Bolt(s) Included:No
Mounting Shims Included:No
Nose Cone Type:Open
OE Manufacturer:Nippondenso
Overall Length:200 mm
Rotation:Counterclockwise
Solenoid Attached:Yes
Starter Finish:Same as OE
Starter Type:Nippondenso Permanent Magnet Gear Reduction
Voltage:12 v

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ToughOneStarter - Remanufactured
 
4.3

(based on 38 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (21)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (12)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (3)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (1)

94%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (24)
  • Durable (12)
  • Lightweight (8)
  • High-performance (5)
  • Versatile (3)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Small cars (14)
    • Large cars (6)
      • Car & Truck:
      • Casual driver (5)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Casual driver (17), Auto enthusiast (6)
      • Was this a gift?:
      • No (27)

    Most Liked Positive Review

     

    For 2002 Camry

    Read quite a few reviews from others who coincidentally had Toyota Camrys.

    The mechanic had no problem installing this AND we got $20 back when we returned the old unit to Advance...Read complete review

    Read quite a few reviews from others who coincidentally had Toyota Camrys.

    The mechanic had no problem installing this AND we got $20 back when we returned the old unit to Advance Auto Parts.

    Gave this FOUR stars because we only just instlled the starter and will wait to see if it will last or not.

    VS

    Most Liked Negative Review

     

    Starter is working fine so far.

    My wife told me that she read that the starter had a lifetime warranty, she was wrong. I returned the the old starter to get credit for the cord charge clerk would not let...Read complete review

    My wife told me that she read that the starter had a lifetime warranty, she was wrong. I returned the the old starter to get credit for the cord charge clerk would not let me keep the box that the new starter came in. The clerk told me it had a 10 year limit warranty. He said if the starter housing breaks it's not cover at anytime. I'm still waiting for my $25. credit on my next purchase or maybe my school teacher wife misunderstood that part of the advertisement also. It's to early to make any kind of judgement on the starter since I have only used the car a few times after starter was installed. Everything looks and sounds good so far.

    Reviewed by 38 customers

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    5.0

    Starter

    By John

    from Lake Lure NC

    About Me Casual Driver

    Verified Buyer
    Level 1

    Pros

    • Perfect fit Easy install

    Cons

    • None

    Best Uses

      Comments about ToughOne Starter - Remanufactured:

      Working perfectly since installed

      • Was this a gift?:
      • No

      Comment on this review(earn points)

      (6 of 11 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      Perfect fit. Easy installation.

      By The family handyman...

      from Indiana

      About Me Casual Driver

      Helpful Reviewer

      Pros

      • Easy installation
      • Perfect Fit

      Cons

      • None

      Best Uses

        Comments about ToughOne Starter - Remanufactured:

        Purchased online with coupon and picked up at local store. Helpful advice from store personnel. After viewing YouTube video, I installed the alternator myself on my 2002 Toyota Camry LE 4 cylinder. No problems in the last two weeks.

        • Was this a gift?:
        • No

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        (4 of 9 customers found this review helpful)

         
        4.0

        Sounds great, Bing, bang, boom, done

        By Frank the destroyer

        from Egg Harbor Township, NJ

        About Me Casual Driver, DIY

        Ask me a question

        3 or more reviews submitted

        Pros

        • East To Install 1 Hr
        • Easy to install
        • Price

        Cons

        • Unknown On Warranty
        • Warranty

        Best Uses

        • 2002 Camry 30 V6 Se
        • 2002 Camry 3l V6 Se

        Comments about ToughOne Starter - Remanufactured:

        As per Advance auto Ben "A limited lifetime warranty means that the warranty is valid for only the original purchaser. Additionally, the warranty is limited in its liability, and will cover product defects, not wear and tear/accidents. The part will be replaced once in a lifetime."
        I gave it 4 stars because I don't know how durable it is. Got 5 years from last starter and cost twice as much with no warranty.

        • Was this a gift?:
        • No

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        (6 of 11 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        Starter Remanufactured

        By Shade tree mechanic

        from Potomac, Md

        About Me Casual Driver

        Verified Buyer
        Helpful Reviewer

        Pros

          Cons

            Best Uses

              Comments about ToughOne Starter - Remanufactured:

              Durability remains to be experienced. Starter installed on 2002 Camry. Today's date is June 2014

              • Was this a gift?:
              • No

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              (4 of 10 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              Best price best deal

              By Jeff Slavov

              from Wheeling IL

              About Me Auto Enthusiast, Mechanic, Mechanical Engineer, Truck Enthusiast

              Verified Buyer
              Helpful Reviewer

              Pros

              • Cheap
              • Lifetime-waranteed

              Cons

                Best Uses

                  Comments about ToughOne Starter - Remanufactured:

                  Great deal, great price- lifetime limited warranty.
                  Quick purchase
                  No hassle deal
                  What more can I say

                  • Was this a gift?:
                  • No

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                  (6 of 11 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  5.0

                  Working fine....

                  By matt

                  from vestal, NY

                  Verified Buyer
                  Level 2

                  Comments about ToughOne Starter - Remanufactured:

                  I brought the start motor through online store and pick it up at the store. The part is working fine to me 2002 toyota camry. The price is much cheaper than than What the masochism shop offer me.
                  Just a comment on the reply below mine, most shops charge "by the book", which means they charge a fixed number of hours regardless of how long the repair actually takes. "The book" is a guideline on how long even a trained monkey should be able to do the repair. I was quoted 2.3 hours of labor for replacing the radiator in my car, it took me 50 minutes to replace

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                  (6 of 12 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  3.0

                  starter

                  By fuzzy

                  from phila

                  About Me Mechanic

                  Ask me a question

                  Verified Buyer
                  Level 2

                  Pros

                  • Durable
                  • Easy To Use
                  • Lightweight

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Small Cars

                    Comments about ToughOne Starter - Remanufactured:

                    It felt tight going in next time going to buy new

                    • Was this a gift?:
                    • No

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                    (6 of 12 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    5.0

                    Installation of the starter went well

                    By Rich

                    from North Port, FL

                    About Me Auto Enthusiast

                    Verified Buyer
                    Helpful Reviewer

                    Pros

                    • Easy To Use

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                        Comments about ToughOne Starter - Remanufactured:

                        Installation of the starter went well.

                        • Was this a gift?:
                        • No

                        Comment on this review(earn points)

                        (5 of 10 customers found this review helpful)

                         
                        5.0

                        perfect fit! thanks

                        By jinny

                        from Suwanee, GA

                        Verified Buyer
                        Helpful Reviewer

                        Pros

                        • Durable
                        • Easy To Use

                        Cons

                          Best Uses

                            Comments about ToughOne Starter - Remanufactured:

                            perfect fit! thanks

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                            (5 of 10 customers found this review helpful)

                             
                            4.0

                            So far so good

                            By Hopefully this one doesn't die too!

                            from Statesboro

                            About Me Casual Driver

                            Verified Buyer
                            Helpful Reviewer

                            Pros

                            • Durable
                            • Easy To Use
                            • Lightweight

                            Cons

                              Best Uses

                              • Small Cars

                              Comments about ToughOne Starter - Remanufactured:

                              I bought it because mine decided to die.

                              • Was this a gift?:
                              • No

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                              3 Questions | 3 Answers
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                              • Q:

                                Is this the starter and silnoid
                                Asked on 1/3/2014 by Nattie5955 from lafayette, la

                                1 answer

                                • CUSTOMER CARE

                                  A:

                                  Hi Nattie5955, great question! Yes, the solenoid is attached with this starter.

                                  Answered on 1/5/2014 by Vincent from AAP
                              • Q:

                                What's the warranty on this product?
                                Asked on 10/23/2013 by Arjun from United States

                                1 answer

                                • CUSTOMER CARE

                                  A:

                                  Hi Arjun, this ToughOne Starter - Remanufactured - Part No. 17338 has limited lifetime replacement warranty valid for 90 days from the date of purchase or any longer warranty period that may be printed on your original sales receipt. In addition, you must be the original purchaser of the part and still own the vehicle on which it was installed. This warranty cannot be transferred to anyone at any time. Replacement parts are warranted for 90 days from the date of exchange or the remainder of the warranty period, whichever is longer.

                                  Answered on 10/23/2013 by Max from AAP
                              • Q:

                                Does this part fix for Toyota Camry 2002?
                                Asked on 3/29/2011 by Minh from Boyds, MD

                                1 answer

                                • CUSTOMER CARE

                                  A:

                                  Yes, this part fits your 2002 Toyota Camry.

                                  Answered on 3/30/2011 by Parts Guru Geo from AAP
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