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MINNESCOOTA FAQ v1.0
Disclaimer: Information contained herein is accurate and safe to the best of our knowledge. We make no guarantees of any kind and you use this information at your own risk.


Who does local repair and service on scooters?
Derrick at Tonka Bay Scooters or Jeremy at The Scooter Lab can help you out. Quality work at reasonable prices. Repair and service by appointment only! Check the Resources page for contact info.

What are the proper plugs for my scooter?
NGK Spark Plug chart for Vespa Scooters:

200cc (Rally 200, P200) NGK plug # B6ES
180cc (Rally 180, Super Sport) NGK plug # B6ES
160/150cc GS (VSB, VS4, VS5) NGK plug # B6ES
150cc (GL, Sprint, Super) NGK plug # B6HS
125cc (Primavera, P125) NGK plug # B7HS
100cc (sport) NGK plug # B6HS
50cc (special) NGK plug # B6HS

What is the proper gap for my spark plug?

Refer to your Haynes manual. You do have one, right?

Where can I buy spark plugs for my scoot?

At most motorcycle shops.

Where can I buy batteries for my scoot?

National Tire and Battery (NTB) or Sears can order batteries for most Vespa models.

Where can I buy oil for my scoot?

Most motorcycle shops.
For Bel-Ray Two Stroke oil (the good stuff):
Midwest Cycle Supply -- (612) 825-9774
Bob's Cycle Supply, Inc. -- (612) 482-8181

Where can I buy tubes/tires for my scoot?

Tousley Motorsports in White Bear Lake carries 3.50 x 10 tires and tubes ($7)

Who does custom painting of scooters?

Wizard Custom Studios -- (612) 792-9025

Who can bore out a cylinder?

Any Napa machine shop.

Bill Bune Enterprises in Anoka: (612) 427-6738




FAQ was last updated 02/05/01. Thanks go out to Patrick for assisting with the FAQ.

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