• Brand New Starter
  • No core charge
  • Direct replacement
  • Built to strict quality control standards

This replacement starter is just what you need to get your vehicle in good working order again. If your starter is only clicking, or turning the engine very slowly, this Starter may be the solution for you.

Our electrical and electronic parts are subject to strict quality control testing.  Once the item has been installed or plugged in, it is no longer eligible for a refund.  The item may be eligible for replacement, only if it is found to have a manufacturing defect. Before purchasing, please ensure proper diagnosis of the failed original part is performed

Lifetime Warranty

This item is backed by a Limited Lifetime Warranty. In the event this item should fail due to manufacturing defects during intended use, we will exchange the part free of charge (excludes shipping charges) for the original purchaser. Please keep your invoice for proof of this warranty.

  1. step : Disconnecting the Battery (0:44)
    • Loosen the negative battery clamp with an 8mm socket and ratchet
    • Disconnect the battery cable
    • Put the battery cable aside
  2. step : Removing the Starter (1:10)
    • Remove the 13mm nut from the starter ground
    • Pull off the ground strap
    • Allow the ground strap to hang aside
    • Pull the red cap off the starter studs
    • Remove the 13mm bolt from the starter solenoid
    • Remove the 10mm nut from the starter signal
    • Pull the starter signal and power starter wire off their studs
    • Now remove the 13mm bolts from the starter
    • Pull out the starter
  3. step : Installing the Starter (4:11)
    • Push the starter into place
    • Connect the starter power wire
    • Fasten the 13mm nut on the starter power wire
    • Connect starter signal wire
    • Fasten the 10mm nut onto the starter signal wire
    • Push the red cap onto the studs
    • Insert the two 13mm bolts for the starter
    • Connect the starter ground wire to the stud
    • Fasten the 13mm nut onto the ground
  4. step : Connecting the Battery (7:08)
    • Put the battery cable onto the terminal
    • Tighten the battery terminal clamp with an 8mm socket and ratchet

Tools needed for replacement:

    Ratchets & Related

  • 1/4 Inch Ratchet
  • Ratchet
  • Socket Extensions

  • Sockets - Metric

  • 8mm Socket
  • 10mm Socket
  • 13mm Socket

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I order a Starter online, for an 1998 Mazda Pick-up
After I received my order in record time, I found out I had ordered the Wrong part, The customer service was very helpful in assisting me, She sent me a free return label for me to return the item and returned the correct part in less than 4 days. Very Impressed. Thank you for your professionalism and great service.
May 27, 2018
2 months ago
I needed a starter for my 99 explorer! I ordered one from 1a auto! Just installed it seems to be of decent quality! I love the free shipping, and no tax policy! I am a returning customer!
October 6, 2017
9 months ago
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Vehicle Fit

  • 1997 Ford Aerostar Starter V6 4.0L
  • 1997-2003 Ford Explorer Starter V6 4.0L with Automatic Transmission
  • 2004-2006 Ford Explorer Starter V6 4.0L
  • 1997-2004 Ford Ranger Starter V6 4.0L with Automatic Transmission
  • 1998-2004 Mazda B4000 Truck Starter V6 4.0L with Automatic Transmission
  • 1998-2006 Mercury Mountaineer Starter V6 4.0L

This part replaces:

  • Lester 3273
Only 2 left in stock
Part #: 1AEST00118

How-to Video:

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