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Re: Another Bomb
Al Powell" <APOWELL@agcom.tamu.edu> writes:
A-> you can buy the same part for $250 +/-, install yourself in an hour
A-> or pay the dealer - or an independent shop. It's a very easy job.
A-> Make sure they use the correct pentosin (7.1 or 11) for your car.
A-> DON'T buy the part from the dealer!
Don't buy from a Dealer..Depends. Clair Audi has the bomb
listed on this months specials flyer, the OEM bomb is $245. I
have had exceptional luck with parts prices from the
dealer. When I did the clutch, got the complete kit with
bearing, tool etc. for $115. I'm getting some brake
pads ($18.50) and a new washer pump ($18), along with a
few cans of Pento$in ($7.95 ea) from the dealer today.
This seems to be one of the fringe benefits of the Audi
experience, no matter how bad the problem with the car,
it'll continue in service until you can find the parts
at a "reasonable" price. I've had many things fail on the
Audi's but NEVER (knocking on skull) have me or mine been
stranded while driving one. Came close once when the
Kitty plugged the exhaust, but vice grips to the Oxy
sensor provided enough flow to drive home.
... Then Q met Lorena - after which he was known as O.
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