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    Three Brass Nuts, Vaux Prices - Guess how much!!!!

    Three brass nuts to fit the studs on the manifold to front pipe, guess how much I got fleeced today...

    Sold my Astra to buy a house.

    Now drive a 205 GTI 2.0 16v

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    um..£12.80??
    I'm after another Coupe Turbo

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    £3??? a pound a nut? lol

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    Quote Originally Posted by Clemo SXi View Post
    um..£12.80??
    Not quite, lower!
    Sold my Astra to buy a house.

    Now drive a 205 GTI 2.0 16v

    Cheap and Chearfull!

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    Quote Originally Posted by sri_kev View Post
    £3??? a pound a nut? lol
    Still too high, you must be used to vaux prices!
    Sold my Astra to buy a house.

    Now drive a 205 GTI 2.0 16v

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    17p
    I'm after another Coupe Turbo

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    My bets the same as kev's. There not just brass nuts looking at the picture, they have an aluminium helicoil insert for the thread. Good practise but more expensive to manufacture, + vauxhall markup, at least £3 each.

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    £2.02 each, £7.13 for 3 with VAT, hardly braking the bank, but for three nuts!?
    Sold my Astra to buy a house.

    Now drive a 205 GTI 2.0 16v

    Cheap and Chearfull!

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    Quote Originally Posted by astra girl View Post
    My bets the same as kev's. There not just brass nuts looking at the picture, they have an aluminium helicoil insert for the thread. Good practise but more expensive to manufacture, + vauxhall markup, at least £3 each.
    You know yor nuts!

    I'm sure the old ones dont have the insert in, I hope the buggers fit!
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    what are the nuts for anyway? are they inlet manifold nuts?

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