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(920) 498-8288
818 Lambeau St.
Green Bay, WI 54303

Fair Muffler & Brake Shop provides Starter Replacement services to Green Bay, WI, Ashwaubenon, WI, Suamico, WI, and other surrounding areas.

Approx. Time: 60 Minutes  |   Price Range: Get Quote for Price

The Basics Behind Starter Replacement Services at Fair Muffler & Brake Shop

The starter is a motor that, when supplied with electricity from a vehicle’s battery, will engage the flywheel ring gear and crank the engine. When a driver turns the key to start the engine, the battery sends a small supply of electricity to the starter solenoid. In turn, the solenoid powers the motor which sends a gear to mesh with the ring gear on a vehicle’s flywheel. Depending on the vehicle, the starter may be a direct drive (DD), planetary gear (PLGR), permanent magnet gear reduction (PMGR), permanent magnet direct drive (PMDD), or offset gear reduction (OSGR). In a DD starter, components are attached in a line and run off the armature. A PLGR starter has a shaft that the armature uses and is good at increasing torque. A PMGR starter is similar to a PLGR starter except the PMGR starter uses permanent magnets instead of field coils. Similarly, PMDD starters are akin to DD starters except PMDDs use permanent magnets instead of field coils. Finally, OSGR starters do not run directly off the armature. No matter the type, each starter ultimately plays an essential role in powering a vehicle.

Why Should You Have Starter Replacement Services Performed at Fair Muffler & Brake Shop?

In addition to an inoperable engine, there are other factors that indicate a replacement is needed. If your starter is making a clicking sound that lasts momentarily or the crank is operating slowly, you may need to change your vehicle’s starter. We can look over your starter and review whether or not it is the culprit of current vehicular troubles. If you are unfamiliar with the type of starter your vehicle uses, we will help you find the right one for your vehicle make and model. Our goal is to get your vehicle running again.

We proudly service the Starter Replacement needs of customers in Green Bay, WI, Ashwaubenon, WI, Suamico, WI, and surrounding areas.

Areas Served : Ashwaubenon WI | Green Bay WI | Suamico WI | and surrounding areas

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Fair Muffler & Brake Shop

Since 1984, drivers across Green Bay, Wisconsin have come to Fair Muffler & Brake Shop for automotive service. We have over three decades of satisfied customers who continue to visit our auto repair shop for everything from preventive maintenance and emissions control to engine diagnostics and cooling system service. We specialize in exhaust system and brake service. Green Bay has been our home for many years, and we're proud to attract customers from nearby communities like Ashwaubenon, WI and Suamico, WI. As a tire dealer, we feature respected brands like Bridgestone, Firestone, and Cooper. You can shop for tires online now to find the perfect retail tire for your passenger vehicle. As always, your 100% satisfaction is our goal. Allow us the opportunity to earn your business and enjoy professional auto service and tire sales at a fair price.

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Address: 818 Lambeau St.
Green Bay, WI 54303

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