Drive Pinion

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Starter (engine) - Electric
... through a key-operated switch, the solenoid engages a lever that pushes out the drive pinion on the starter driveshaft and meshes the pinion with the starter ... switch is opened, a spring in the solenoid assembly pulls the pinion gear away from the ring gear, and the starter motor stops ... The starter's pinion is clutched to its drive shaft through an overrunning sprag clutch which permits the pinion to transmit drive in only one direction ...

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