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b - Items of equipment     (see page 19 for spare parts)


Emergency windscreen


Tow rope


Foot pump with pressure indicator or separate pressure

gauge, battery-driven compressor if necessary


Tyre repair outfit for tubeless tyres


Tubes for tyres, repair outfit for tubes talc


Valve inserts, dust caps with nipples - for removing the

valve inserts


Fuel funnel with hair sieve


Engine oil quantity according to length of journey vis-

cosity according to expected temperatures).


Journey recorder


2 rolls of insulation tape, I roll of adhesive tape, binding wire


Liquid sealing compound, kneadable sealing compound, adhesive


1 tin of contact spray


Automotive electrical cable


Hard wood blocks, approx. 20 x 20 x 5 cm and approx.

15 x 8 x 5 cm e.g. for putting under vehicle jack


1 additional vehicle jack, e.g. column-type jack from the

VW LT 35 or air bag 1)


1 set of cranked ring/open-ended wrenches 5....27 mm


1 hammer, approx. 900 g/hatchet


2 tyre levers


4 Screwdrivers (various sizes)


Lamp for static Ignition timing adjustment (test lamp)


Plug spanner


Triangular File, approx. 150 mm long


Combination, motor-pump and pointed pliers


8 mm Allen key, 17 mm Allen key for gearbox filler and

drain plugs or cranked 17 mm bolt


Feeler gauges 0.1, 0.2 and 0.4 mm


Items of equipment not required for the vehicle itself

can be obtained from companies dealing in expedition equip-

ment, e.g. Därr's Expeditions-Service Hauptstraƒe 26,

D-8011 Heimstätten.


1)   The "air bag" is a sack made of strong rubber which is laid empty under the vehicle and then Inflated using a pump or the vehicle exhaust, depending on design, thereby raising the vehicle.