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Re: Heater Valve (was Boost/intercooler stuff)

> > Do I recall correctly that there was a suitable replacement available from
> > Pep-Boys that you mentioned awhile back?
> That's right, many have used it. It's just the aftermarket version of the
> heater control valve. The one I got happened to be a Stant model. These
> metal-bodied ones are seemingly more robust than the plastic OEM ones,
> which can split wide open and spew coolant everywhere. The cost is similar
> either way (~$20).

is that a vacuum controlled valve or do they have a cable controlloed
version too?

I priced it locally at PB, $26 or so, *and* they wanted to ship and
handle me to the tune of another $5 or 6 since it wasn't a stock item. 
So I passed...

Huw Powell


82 Audi Coupe; 84 4kq; 85 Coupe GT