Donkervoort D8 operating manual – Emergency power switch (optional)

Operation – Overview of the Emergency power switch (optional) D8 1999 – 2009 (click images to enlarge)

  An emergency power switch is located on the inside of the passengers foot area. This switch , when turned, interrupts the positive pole of the battery following which all electrical systems will be de-activated (except for the alarm). Turning the switch again will re-activate all electrical systems.

The switch should only be used in an emergency, frequent use can damage certain electrical components.


  If the vehicle is not to be used for a significant period of time, it is advisable to engage the emergency power switch so that the capacity of the battery is maintained for longer.