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DoubleEnder 07-20-2011 03:03 PM

Autohelm 4000+ fixed...yea!
A big thanks to whomever put me on to Dan from Colorado who fixed my Autohelm in short order. I was getting the famous "low battery" warning. Well I traced it and found there was something wrong with the head unit. I sent it to Dan (who also has many Autohelm NOS parts) and he found it had 5 bad power transistors and a bad integrated circuit chip. Fixed...done. 2 week turnaround including shipping from MA.

Dan fixes Autohelms as a hobby and charges very reasonable rates!

PM me if you want his contact info as I'm not sure it would be okay to post it.
If a moderator reads this please let me know if I can post it.


ericsonpilot 09-07-2011 01:24 PM

Dan from Colorado contact infor please

I don't have 10 posts yet so I the system here will not allow me to PM you.

Could you PM me back with Dan's contact info?

Thank you,

DoubleEnder 09-07-2011 01:36 PM

Hi Chance,

Here's the problem. I 'm sailing on vacation in my Maine for the next 10 days and of course that info is at home. :)
He often has "autohelm" parts for sale on ebay so you may have for luck. Finding him that way.

Sorry...I will get it to you when I get home.


julesparmentier 12-11-2012 07:44 AM

Re: Autohelm 4000+ fixed...yea!

My Autohelm st 4000+ wanders. Can you put me in contact with Dan from CO

Jules Parmentier

DoubleEnder 12-11-2012 05:03 PM

Re: Autohelm 4000+ fixed...yea!
He is a member of this forum.


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jimrafford 12-11-2012 06:44 PM

Re: Autohelm 4000+ fixed...yea!
His email address is
He just fixed my autohelm too.

J6626 10-23-2013 01:33 PM

Re: Autohelm 4000+ fixed...yea!

Scouting for a repair source for my Autohelm tridata head. can you PM me with contact information for Dan in colorado?

DoubleEnder 10-23-2013 11:14 PM

Re: Autohelm 4000+ fixed...yea!
These are what I had from a few years ago. or

Good luck!

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