Can I use a more powerful starter?

Asked by Nov 12, 2017 at 04:43 AM about the 1993 Skoda Favorit

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Guys, my car's original starter just went and I'm
thinking of buying a new one. The old thing had
0.8kw of power, but I can find aftermarket starters
with 1kw and 1.2kw. Will that harm anything on the

1 Answer


Why not stick to the factory size, at least you can find one. Go with a new one vs a remanufactured unit and you won't have to replace again.

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