fusible radiator fan link

Lee M. Levitt lee at wheelman.com
Tue Jul 17 22:47:04 EDT 2001

C1J1Miller at aol.com writes:
> Probably the same as the fusible link on a VW diesel; can use a
> fusible link from Pep Boys with some ingenuity.
> I've been recommending to people to change these every 8 years or so.
> Chris

If I had a vehicle with this fuse, I'd change it at least every five years,
maybe more often than that. I'd change the radiator at 8 years to avoid the
neck failure syndrome.

Don't ask me how I know. :(

'95.5 S6 avant
'96 A6 quattro avant

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