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CARQUEST Starter - Remanufactured

Part No. 6491S Warranty Details  
$144.99
Core Charge: $27.00
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Please note: Advance Auto Parts is proud to carry comparable exact-fit parts from multiple vendors, as such, the item you receive may be one of two quality brands. Both brands meet the same fitment requirements and are equal in their performance and specifications. 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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Adjustable Mounting Block:No
Diameter:64 mm
Direct Drive:No
Gear Reduction:Yes
Horsepower Rating:1.74 hp
Mounting Bolt(s) Included:No
Mounting Shims Included:No
Nose Cone Type:Closed
Overall Length:209 mm
Performance Rated:No
Solenoid Attached:Yes
Starter Type:Permanent Magnet Planetary Gear Reduction
Tooth Quantity:9
Voltage:12 v
kW Rating:1.3 kw

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CARQUESTStarter - Remanufactured
 
4.5

(based on 42 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (27)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (13)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (1)

97%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (18)
  • Durable (15)
  • Lightweight (7)
  • High-performance (4)
  • Versatile (3)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Small cars (9)
  • Large cars (5)
  • Trucks (3)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Casual driver (15), Auto enthusiast (10), Mechanic (4)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (30)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Chevy S10 Starter

Starter fit right in. Car starts right up. Product is quality and a great bang for the buck. Use Coupons to see even more bang for the buck. I got limited lifetime...Read complete review

Starter fit right in. Car starts right up. Product is quality and a great bang for the buck. Use Coupons to see even more bang for the buck. I got limited lifetime warranty.

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Two bad ones

The first one died after 6 weeks. I paid for a tow and got a replacement. They tested the ones in stock and found some defective ones. The replacement would not begin to...Read complete review

The first one died after 6 weeks. I paid for a tow and got a replacement. They tested the ones in stock and found some defective ones. The replacement would not begin to turn the engine. I took it back and bought a new one. No more rebuilds when tow charges aren't part of the warranty.

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5.0

I would buy this product again

By 

from undisclosed

Verified Buyer

Comments about CARQUEST Starter - Remanufactured:

Great experience!

 
5.0

Great

By 

from undisclosed

Verified Buyer

Comments about CARQUEST Starter - Remanufactured:

Great

 
5.0

Great price and quality

By 

from undisclosed

Verified Buyer

Comments about CARQUEST Starter - Remanufactured:

Great price and quality

(1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

Fit good, good power

By 

from undisclosed

Verified Buyer

Comments about CARQUEST Starter - Remanufactured:

The old starter would make the battery cables smoking hot and barely turn the car over. I've haven't seen that before. I thought the engine was bad. Put this new starter in. Engine spun right up. Nice.

 
5.0

Good Job

By 

from State College, PA

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Durable
  • Easy To Use

Cons

    Best Uses

      Comments about CARQUEST Starter - Remanufactured:

      Easy to install, fits well.

       
      5.0

      perfect fit for 2003 impala

      By 

      from Dearborn,MI

      Verified Buyer

      Comments about CARQUEST Starter - Remanufactured:

      Perfect fit for my 2003 impala

      (2 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      Great Product

      By 

      from New York

      About Me Casual Driver, Weekend mechanic

      Pros

      • Durable
      • Easy To Use
      • Exact fit
      • Lifetime Warranty
      • Reliable
      • Service
      • Value

      Cons

        Best Uses

          Comments about CARQUEST Starter - Remanufactured:

          Exact fit for a 2002 Chevy Impala 3.4L. Used a coupon code and the item ended up being very affordable. The lifetime warranty is always a plus. Mine ended up failing after about 18 months, but I attribute it to a sensor that was leaking oil potentially getting inside the starter. Exchanging the broken starter for a new one at the store was a breeze. Wouldn't hesitate ordering this from advance auto parts.

          • Was this a gift?:
          • No

          (10 of 16 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          Starter for 2002 Chevy S10

          By 

          from Haw River, NC

          About Me Casual Driver

          Verified Buyer
          Helpful Reviewer

          Pros

          • Easy To Use
          • Lightweight

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Trucks

            Comments about CARQUEST Starter - Remanufactured:

            The starter was light, easy to handle and fit perfectly but it was difficult to install because of the exhaust pipe blocking the wires. There are some YouTube videos that help. The starter itself works great.

            • Was this a gift?:
            • No

            (5 of 13 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            So far So Good

            By 

            from Daytona Beach FL

            About Me Casual Driver

            Verified Buyer
            Helpful Reviewer

            Pros

            • Works

            Cons

            • Time will tell

            Best Uses

            • Start My Car

            Comments about CARQUEST Starter - Remanufactured:

            So Far So Good, Time Will Tell

            • Was this a gift?:
            • No

            (11 of 21 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            Great Service

            By 

            from Piqua, Ohio

            Verified Buyer
            Helpful Reviewer

            Comments about CARQUEST Starter - Remanufactured:

            great service

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            • Q:

              do you have instructions on how to take starter off and install new one
              Asked on 3/27/2010 by Anonymous

              1 answer

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                A:

                For step by step instructions I highly recommend you that you go to your nearest Advance Auto Parts store to purchase a repair manual

                Answered on 4/28/2010 by Paul
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