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Tel: 01 223 858098
Tel: +34 928 834135
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Cav16 are the sole
UK agents to Dorfbrunnen Garage; Switzerland
Designated OPEL specialist repairer of Vectra/Cavalier/Calibra 4x4
4x4 Transfer Box Reconditioning
Beware of GM replacement Accumulator
Bulbs most of which, currently supplied over the counter,
expired their 10
year shelf life in 2004. Cav16 ONLY supplies recently
manufactured Original Equipment Manufacture' (OEM) Accumulator
bulbs, no other cheaper variants are recommended.
Cav16 delivers new Accumulator
Bulbs for £119.99 (UK)
Beware of CHEAPER
'reconditioned' transfer boxes.
fitting a top of the range 'RaceBox' to a highly modified
have been trading since 1994 and Cav16 have been the UK agents
Cav16 have never returned a transfer
box under warranty. - i.e. - No warranty claims.
Cav16 has no use for second hand
transfer boxes and does not purchase them.
reconditioned transfer box:
- - is reconditioned to the
original manufacturer's ex-factory specification using the original
manufacturer's tooling. (Daimler Styer Puch - Austria)
other UK repairer has the ability to repair to this standard.
- -and supplied with individual
graphs of the final computerised acceleration & de-acceleration
noise tests. These are critical to any crown wheel and pinion
assembly and are a demonstration to the Customer of the Quality
of the repair. They prove the box operates within the original
- together with a graph
of the Viscous Coupling temperature under load test. The coupling
is critical to the transfer box and has to operate within the
original manufacturers specification. This is to ensure the
correct drive is delivered to the rear wheels and does not strain
May 29, 2010
- No other UK repairer
has the ability to test and/or recondition these assemblies.
- - and finally with a signed
Dorfbrunnen conditional warranty
document, which is valid for TWO YEARS of UNLIMITED mileage.
- No other UK repairer
offers such a warranty and it reflects the Quality standards
employed by Dorfbrunnen.
- No second
hand parts from other transfer boxes are used in the Dorfbrunnen
process, and if a part requires replacement, it is replaced with
an authentic brand new part.
- No other UK repairer has
access to NEW crown
wheel and pinion assemblies.
- Thinking about buying a 4x4
Cavalier/Calibra, read the 'Buying
Having trouble with your 4x4 Transfer Box? - Try our Workshop
- Visit the Vauxhall UK internet
discussion forums where Cav16 operates with the User Name: richard_cav16
offering advise and help.
note, only a left click is required for each of the following links. Each should open in a new window).
- Readers may be interested in an article
on the 4x4 Transfer Box, from Cav16, and published
in the June 2002 issue of 'TOTAL VAUXHALL'
The Cav16 Quality Statement -
All replacement parts used in reconditioning
GM/OPEL 4x4 Transfer Boxes, are authentic and brand new. They are
produced by Dorfbrunnen Garage, using the original manufacturer's
tooling and/or technical drawings. No other second-hand parts are
used as replacements. (Not even genuine Vauxhall second hand parts).
The Cav16 Service Statement
- Cav16 'says what it does' and 'does
what it says'.
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