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    coolant expansion tank part number and price

    my coolant bottle has cracked around one of the pipes going into it, ive tried araldite, but its not working. so il need a new bottle, anyone got the part number and price for the bottle? thanks

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    9194568 price is around £20

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    cheers mate

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    Strange, just noticed yesterday mines done it too !!! Just where the water return pipe fits onto the top of the tank. Must be a common problem.
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    it a very common problem dont know many people who have had they cars for years that havent had to replace it

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    the early cars had a brass bit to stop this but vauxhall dropped it to cut costs my 1999 astra g 1.8 is still going fine

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    my old one had the brass pipe inside the plastic and still cracked and so does my new one

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    when i changed one on my zaffy the new one did not have the brass bit in

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    yeah mines got the brass insert, but its been gradually getting worse over time. pain in the ass considering i got the MOT on tuesday morning which il now have to cancel as the cars undriveable.

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    order one tomorrow and they can get you one for tue morning mate it only takes 5 mins to change

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