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Upgrade your starter to Mitsubishi Electric!

Diamond Gard FLA579 starter

NEWS FLASH!!!

To all owners of Freightliner and Western Star Class 8 trucks with Detroit Diesel engines!!!
 
Effective January 4th, 2016: The number of teeth on the GHG17 Detroit Diesel 13/15/16 engines has changed. FL0189 can no longer be used with these new engines. The NEW Diamond Gard Part number for these GHG17 engines is FLA579.
 
 
Diamond Gard Part Reference
Engine
DD13/15/16
Mitsubishi
Diamond Gard Part
Number
Replaces Delco
Remy OE Part
Number
Replaces Delco
Remy Service Part
Number
Ring Gear
Teeth
Starter Pinion
Teeth
EPA 2010
GHG14
FL0189
8201022
8200671
8200434
8300084
16012
GHG17FLA57982010046100070415011

 

The starter housing and box will have a color coded label for easy identification:

 

 

 

Features and Benefits

  • Three years - Unlimited Mileage - all models and all applications
  • No Fault Warranty - ALL failures honored
  • All claims honored receive a NEW replacement unit - the same as used for OE (not reman)
  • Warranty re-clocks. The NEW replacement unit carries a NEW 3 year, unlimited mile Diamond Gard Warranty (not pro-rated to original warranty)
  • Installation LABOR PAID, with documented Dealer or Distributor installation.
  • Claims can be filed back through the dealer or distributor, or online by the end customer directly with Mitsubishi Electric
  • Toll-Free phone number to check on your claim status. 1-888-MELCO4U ext. #2
  • All Claims processed in 30 days or less
  • Includes claims filed in USA, Canada, and Mexico
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