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Save Eli’s sight … with Defender door handles


If you’re a Defender driver regardless of year or size, the one thing they all have in common is the prominent interior door handle.

So if you’re fed up with having those offender door handles digging into your leg, or just fancy some new interior door handles for your defender, read on …


We spotted these colourful handles made from Paracord. Smooth, strong and yet sturdy they feel great, imagine DEFENDER-para-DOOR-handlethe pleasure, no more hard plastic handle jammed in the leg. Although seen before, these are special, or at least the reason behind them is;

The great idea came from Michelle Baker in a bid to raise money for her son Eli’s eye operation. We spoke with Michelle and her family at the Great British Land Rover show where they had borrowed a corner at the Buzzweld stand.


17 months old Eli needs to fly to California. ‘’We’re trying to raise £22,500 for surgery in California that may save his sight”.

para doors handles-defenderMichelle enthused it’s excellent we’ve found a specialist so 100% of the sale goes to Eyesight 4 Eli”. They have raised just over £8,000 to date.

They come in a pair for £25.00, made to order and in any colour or combination you wish. Better grab them quickly because hopefully with all the kind hearted Defender drivers out there it won’t take long to get Eli that operation.


To make an order, personal message them on the Facebook page below, or If you wish to just make a donation go to their donations page.


Darren, Michelle and Eli would like to thank you, and ask please feel free to contact them if you would like to help fund raise.


Facebook   – Eyesight4eli/ paracord-defender-door


Donations   eli-baker-573859


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