Armature Gear Rebuild is possible and an option these days. If you can’t wait for a replacement because you badly needed your car you just go to the shop and let it be fixed.
Due to long use and the tear and wear of parts, this starter armature has reached the point that the gears that connect and turn the flywheel have been deformed. There are two options a car owner takes, it’s either to replace or to have it rebuilt.
I opted for rebuilt because I believe it can serve equally and qualitatively. If you opt to buy this part prices ranges from 500 pesos and up. See armatures.
These days repair of auto parts is becoming the common choice due to the high prices of parts. Not only because of the price but also to the availability of the part you needed. When you go to the auto parts centers and none is available you have to order it and wait for months.
You needed very much your car and you can’t wait to have it fixed. The rebuilding of parts is no longer impossible this time. There are lathe machines that can do it. As what they have done to this armature they build it up and run it to the machine for grinding and shaping.
For other armature parts like magnetic wire when it’s damaged due to accidental incidents there are shops that can do rewinding. This age is equipped with skills that attend to auto-owners’ needs encase themselves decide for repair rather than replacements.
The armature is a part of the starter that moves forward when electricity is applied. When it moves forward the shaft with gears fits the gears of the flywheel. As the armature continues to turn the flywheel turns until the engine is cranked and started. When the engine is running the armature must move backward and the engine goes on.
A detailed discussion on the parts and function of the armature is found in From Far A Day to Modern Day
If your option is for replacement try to see if what you are looking for is available here: Armature brand