How did you know I have disassembled a relay A....!!!I look at it like a dog. The first bite is free. Next time it's gone. As Dave said it really is your call but if you get a good battery and keep it fully charged with a battery tender chances are very good it will last a long time. Just my experience and opinion.
I have disassembled many to find one burn spot about 5% of the total area. The other 95% looked good. The exception is if it left a tit on the surface. Then it will not last but if that is the case the screwdriver can not break it apart usually. Very common on diesel engines. They even have a solenoid contact set you can buy separate for the old 24 volt 40MT starter. Had to hit them with a baseball bat! . Kit was just the 2 studs and the copper washer basically.
I have repaired the motorcycle solenoids by taking all the nuts off the studs and prying the 3 crimps so it comes apart. Sand the ends of the studs and sand the washer. Some you can turn the washer over. Put it back together and use a punch to re-crimp. Actually easy to do. I'm sure lots of others here have done the same.
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