Akciddento estd. 2003

doing the things that we want to

dont buy junk – dont sell junk – (another) roadtrip starter motor fail in the Doka


starter motor solenoid refused to fire after stopping in fuel station on the way back from a 350km roadtrip … hit it, short it , check it – remove it and test it.. put it back in hotwire it with a spanner….

then ask two random builders in a van to help bump start it

(Not very) cheap knockoff replacement (listed as OEM) from ‘Classic Parts’ has destroyed its own throw out bendix and bearings in less than two years…

here’s what happened last time…