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by OldCadillac
Sun Nov 08, 2020 11:30 am
Forum: Restoration Tips & Advice
Topic: 1901 Le Aster electric starter installation
Replies: 4
Views: 2451

Re: 1901 Le Aster electric starter installation

Hello Al, I am sorry for the delay. On Ebay I found a lot of used starter generator for the cub cadet but not how much power they have as a starter. At Amazon I found one which looks like the one you have installed on the photo. This one has 0.75 kW. Perhaps this is enough to turn over this engine. ...
by OldCadillac
Wed Oct 21, 2020 5:35 am
Forum: Restoration Tips & Advice
Topic: 1901 Le Aster electric starter installation
Replies: 4
Views: 2451

Re: 1901 Le Aster electric starter installation

Hi Alan, thank you for the photos and tips. Do you have still the model number of the cub cadet starter / generator? I would like to know the power of the starter. I have found similar starter here. The flat belt is a normal one like we use in our modern cars? The ones with "rips" on one side to get...
by OldCadillac
Sun Oct 04, 2020 8:35 am
Forum: Restoration Tips & Advice
Topic: 1901 Le Aster electric starter installation
Replies: 4
Views: 2451

1901 Le Aster electric starter installation

Hi together, we own a 1901 Le Aster rear entrance tonneau. It has a 2 cylinder 2.5-liter displacement engine. It is a great car but has one problem: It is really hard to turn over the engine because it has atmospheric inlet valves. After one start, I had 14 days problems with my back. So I would lik...