An engine starter adapted to substitute for the traction rope type engine
starter of the engine of a remote-control toy car is constructed to
include a casing covered with a cover plate to hold a cushion, a driven
bevel gear, a driving bevel gear, a locating block and a locating cap on
the inside for enabling the starter rod of an electric auxiliary starter
to be coupled to the polygonal coupling hole at the driven bevel gear and
operated to start the engine.