Peugeot 405

1987-1997 of release

Repair and operation of the car

Peugeot 405
+ 1. Maintenance instruction
+ 2. Maintenance
+ 3. Engines
+ 4. Fuel system
+ 5. Lubrication systems, coolings
+ 6. System of release
+ 7. Coupling
+ 8. Transmissions
+ 9. Power shafts
+ 10. Steering
+ 11. Suspension brackets
+ 12. Brake system
+ 13. Body
- 14. Electric equipment
   14.1. Technical characteristic
   14.2. Detection of not closed chain
   14.3. Generator
   14.4. Starter
   14.5. Replacement of switches
   14.6. Other electric devices
   14.7. Bulbs of external lighting
   14.8. Bulbs of internal lighting
   14.9. External lighting fixtures
   14:10. Adjustment of light of headlights
   14:11. Combination of devices
   14:12. Elements of a combination of devices
   14:13. Hours
   14:14. Screen wiper levers
   14:15. Engine of a screen wiper and draft
   14:16. Engine of a screen wiper of a back door
   14:17. Windscreen washers
   14:18. Radio receiver
   14:19. Loudspeakers
   14:20. Antenna
   14:21. Anticreeping system
   14:22. Safety cushion
   14:23. Safety cushion elements
   14:24. System of heating and ventilation
   + 14:25. Electrical circuitries and charts


14.4. Starter


Starter (And – Bosch, B – Parish-Rhone, C – Mitsubishi)

1 – starter cover,
2 – drive gear wheel,
3 – lever,
4 – electromagnetic switch,
5 – rotor winding,
6 – starter case,
7 – brush holder,
8 – the cover is back,
9 – reducer


1. To disconnect a negative wire from the accumulator.
2. To disconnect electric connections from the electromagnetic switch (shooters specified bolts of fastening of wires to the electromagnetic switch).
3. To remove the back plate of the holder connecting a starter to the block of cylinders of the engine.
4. To unscrew bolts of fastening of a head of a starter to a coupling case.
5. To take a starter.


1. To establish a starter on the appropriate place.
2. To screw up bolts (1) of fastening of a starter to a coupling case (2 – bolts of fastening of a suspension bracket).
3. To insert a back plate of the holder and to screw up bolts of support of a starter not against the stop.
4. To screw up fastening bolts on the block of cylinders of the engine, and then on a starter.
5. To connect electric connections to the electromagnetic switch.
6. To connect the accumulator.

Repair of a starter

Actions for dismantling and assembly of a starter are not difficult.
1. During mechanical repair of a starter it is necessary to perform the following operations.
2. To estimate a condition of brushes, degree of their wear, to check whether correctly they move in the corresponding guides.
3. To estimate pressing and the provision of springs of brushes.
4. To estimate a condition of a collector which should be cleaned only a piece of the material moistened in gasoline or trikhloroetileny and to polish with a thin emery paper; never it is necessary to use an emery cloth.
5. To estimate a condition of plugs of the self-greased bearings; in case of their replacement it is necessary to take new plugs before installation in engine oil (SAE 30/40) not less than 20 minutes.
6. To estimate a condition of a rotor and windings of excitement; windings should not have gaps and traces of burn-out.

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