Archive for the ‘How To’ Category

HOW TO: Shift A Goggomobil with Pre-select gearbox

Monday, November 17th, 2008

Ralf demonstrates how to use the Reverse button on a Goggomobil Transporter equipped with the electric Pre-select gearbox.
Jim tries to help but sort of fails.

The same info should apply to any Goggomobil with the Electric Pre-select gearbox.

This video is a very short segment from the Störy 2002 Video which can be found on DVD HERE

HOW TO install the Interior Panels on your Isetta

Friday, November 14th, 2008

as shown by David Raab who makes very high quality reproductions in panelboard that is as close to the original as possible.
(Watch in High Quality if possible, it looks much better)

You can contact him at or call 714.669.3119

How To Push Start your Isetta

Sunday, September 28th, 2008

David Brower demonstrates how to properly push-start your Isetta if you find yourself stranded with a dead battery. (this method only works with the Sliding Window style Isetta because you can easily access the gear shift lever).

1: Ignition ON

2: Parking Brake OFF

3: Hand on Gear Lever ready to put it into THIRD Gear

4: Get car rolling

5: Push Gear Lever into Third, this will crank over the engine, once it starts, IMMEDIATELY pull the Gear Lever back to Neutral or you will be chasing your car.

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