Opel / Vauxhall CIH Engine

Hi torque starter motor to fit the Opel / Vauxhall  Cam in Head range of engines. The Opel Cam-In-Head engine ("CIH" for short) is a series of inline engines which was built from 1965 until 1995 and was available in four- or six-cylinder configurations of various capacities. Two different power versions of the starter motor are available (1.4 & 2.0kW) and the following list is the recommended starter motor power for different engines:

  • 4 Cylinder engines from 1.5L to 2.4L - 1.4kW (LMS584)
  • 4 Cylinder engines greater than 2.4L - 2kW (LMS860)
  • 6 Cylinder engines from 2.2L to 2.6L - 1.4kW (LMS584)
  • 6 Cylinder engines exceeding 2.6L - 2.0kW (LMS860)


  • Power 1.4kW / 2.0kW
  • Starter Weight 4kg/4.5kg
  • 9 Teeth/25mm diameter pinion
  • 78mm spigot diameter, 105mm bolt hole centre distance
  • Works on both negative and positive earth vehicles
  • Manufactured by WOSP Performance
  • Supplied with terminal fitting kit
  • Three year guarantee
  • Free UK mainland carriage


LMS584 Opel/Vauxhall CIH starter motor 1.4kW
£244.52 each

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LMS860 Opel/Vauxhall CIH starter motor 2.0kW
£293.42 each

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