Starter stuck?

Asked by Nov 19, 2019 at 04:22 PM about the 1999 Toyota Corolla LE

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

99 camry 4cyl auto

Replacing starter, starter is stuck.

Its almost as if its fused to the bell housing.   Have
tried penetrating spray, tapping with hammer/+
steel rod, boiling water to expand bell housing.  

Cant get it to mechanic, looking for options.

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With the bolts out try turning over the starter using the key very briefly.

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