There it is, the source of (almost) all evil:
Starter motor, with totally ruined bendix. This thing’s not gonna start any vehicle anytime soon. Of course it’s made by Lucas, the worst manufacturer of electrical auto parts in the history of ever. Typical for them fukn Brits, trying to get into competition with Bosch and failing totally.
Fortunately for us, this comes out of the Essex V6 3 l engine that is part of a whole bunch of European Fords and easy to find/repair.
And in just a couple days we’ll be on the road again and can stock up on foodstuffz and go to the gym and to China Town and to the beach and and and …