• 1936-1953  Cadillac Flathead  V8 Gear Reduction Starter 12 Volts - 3608GR
  • 1936-1953  Cadillac Flathead  V8 Gear Reduction Starter 12 Volts - 3608GR
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1936-1953 Cadillac Flathead V8 Gear Reduction Starter 12 Volts - 3608GR

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Product Description 1936-1953 Cadillac Flathead V8 Gear Reduction Starter 12 Volts - 3608GR

Cadillac 1936-1953 Flathead and OHV V8 engines  gear reduction starter. 

Fits all Manual and Automatic transmissions

High torque & more cranking speed

  • All ball bearing construction
  • 9 teeth pinion
  • Starter can be clocked in 3 different positions depending on clearance
  • 8.3 pounds (much lighter than the old starter)
  • Better cracking on high compression engines
  • 12 volts


8.00 (in)
6.00 (in)
5.00 (in)

Questions about the 1936-1953 Cadillac Flathead V8 Gear Reduction Starter 12 Volts - 3608GR?

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4 Reviews

  • 5
    perfect fit and started right away

    Posted by Noah on Nov 14th 2021

    shipped this starter to Spain, hoping was going to fit, the guys at Vintage Auto helped alot to make sure good fit for my 46 Cadillac flathead 8, installed and worked perfect starts right up first time, no shims needed, now looking of starters for my other 56 Cadillac here in Madrid

  • 5
    good starter for my 46 cadillac flathead v8

    Posted by Robert on Oct 6th 2021

    fit my flathead V8 346 engine perfectly, I was skeptical if this would work, also nice folks to work with at vintage auto

  • 5
    excellent starter

    Posted by Walter on Jan 16th 2021

    This was just what I needed for my 49 Cadi and it starts right up every time now. Thank you George for all your help. I'm telling all my friends about you guys and your great parts and customer service.

  • 5
    fits perfect

    Posted by Jim B on Jan 16th 2021

    fits perfect, no shims required, i was going to rebuild my original starter to 12 volt, called VAG and they came up with this great GR starter.