Mini starter install

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Has anyone had to add wire to their stock battery cable when installing a mini starter? I still have my original positive battery cable on my 1964 Plymouth Fury. It appears I need a little more length to connect it.
 

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Is a hook that holds pos cable to inner fender? A little extra length to it might help?
 

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Yeah, I had to get the wire stretcher out for my 67 big block. Unclipped it from the fender but made it too close to the exhaust manifold.
 

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I tried that but it places the cable against the steering coupling. All I can think is to make up short cables to add to the original and shrink tube them.
 

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Has anyone had to add wire to their stock battery cable when installing a mini starter? I still have my original positive battery cable on my 1964 Plymouth Fury. It appears I need a little more length to connect it.
Yep & grind the lug down to clear the block too
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Would using the adapter terminals help any? It looks like they put the terminals close to the same position as with the original style starters.

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This is what came on my starter…

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I'd run a new 0 gauge cable from the battery as needed. No old cables, splices, etc. Just asking for starting issues. New cables = low resistance = easier starting.
 
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