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Old March 12th, 2012, 14:05   #1
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Default coolant resevoir on mid 80's jetta diesel keeps cracking

Its on its third one in the last few years. Any idea why it keeps cracking?

This is my bosses car ..... help me score some brownie points ......
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Old March 12th, 2012, 20:55   #2
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The aftermarket ones are crap Plastic. Tell him to order an oem one from the dealer.
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Thanks oldpoopie.
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your boss drives a mid 80's jetta.well at least hes successful.I hope theres room for you to climb that ladder....
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If you really want to brown nose, stop in at your local scrap yard and pop one out of a car yourself. If they try to charge you more then $5 they're ripping you off.
You're doing them a favour taking those plastic bits off there hands.
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