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geewhizz
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thermostat o-ring

Post by geewhizz on Sat 19 Nov 2016, 9:54 am

Curious if this is a common part that needs replaced eventually? not sure if mines had its day or just needs nipped up a bit. It costs a satanical £6.66 from D Silver (no. 91311KE8000)
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Re: thermostat o-ring

Post by ashcroc on Sat 19 Nov 2016, 12:29 pm

O-rings can perrish over time so it wouldn't surprise me especially if you've recently removed/replaced the stat.
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Post by jerryfudd on Sat 19 Nov 2016, 1:05 pm

.......still less than my OE Honda cable tie cost (each!)
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Re: thermostat o-ring

Post by ashcroc on Sat 19 Nov 2016, 2:36 pm

Still can't quite believe you went oe for a cable tie!

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Post by sullivj on Sat 19 Nov 2016, 3:08 pm

ashcroc wrote:Still can't quite believe you went oe for a cable tie!

He's struggled to live it down since..
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Post by jerryfudd on Sat 19 Nov 2016, 5:44 pm

sullivj wrote:
ashcroc wrote:Still can't quite believe you went oe for a cable tie!

He's struggled to live it down since..

...but clearly has no shame or regret lol Smile

it was moulded to be exactly the right cable tie for the job - why cut corners at the last hurdle.

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