The engine starts normally when cold and will start easily enough when
warm. However, on a warm start the starter usually lets out a
shrieking noise while it is cranking over. Bad bendix perhaps?
I'm not sure of the age of the starter and have owned the car for a
little over 5 years. The car is a 325ic. The Bentley manual says
that to replace the starter I have to first remove some heater hoses
that are in the way. It looks like if I drive the car up on some
service ramps first, I can get to things easily enough from below.
Anyone been through this and know the easiest way to remove the