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ebay bargain ???????

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I bought one of these for 99p plus £15.00 Postage, he has sold another 5 since varying between 99p and £16, has anyone else bought one and fitted it. I was wondering if they are any good as mine was just a cheap spares stock item (cheap if it's any good)

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Is that the correct one for diesels?
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Post by Defender110 »

I don't know :roll: , he does one with a different diameter pulley too but i've not measured mine yet.
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Post by MULLEY »

I wonder if the internals are the same in all the pumps regardless of what type they are? What you may be able to do is swap the internals over on a knackered pump?
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Post by KevR »

Call me cynical, but I'd be wanting a bit more detail on what exactly had been checked and refurbished as well as on specific model fitments.
In the absence of details I'd be inclined to believe that: "Remanufactured: A properly rebuilt automotive part. The item has been completely disassembled, cleaned and examined", actually meant, at best, "I've jet-washed it and given it a coat of paint."

I'd be happy to be proved wrong.
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Post by docchevron »

Given that it's described as "power steering pump" and sold for much less than a recon would cost, I'd be inclined to say it's probably not been reconditioned but painted.
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Post by Gibbo2286 »

From my dictionary:

Refurbish............Make brighter and prettier :D

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Post by Defender110 »

Have you bought one Mathew?

Item as described, lets hope once fitted that it was refurbed correctly aftrall. Member ID mulley911 23-Aug-11 21:56
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Post by MULLEY »

Ahem, yes :lol: It was a punt as just finding any is hard enough let alone knowing whether they are any good or not.
2002 C5 2.0 HDI Estate - Jasmine - Now SORN
2011 Mini Cooper D Clubman - SOLD
2016 Mercedes A180D Sport - Auto refinement
1992 TZD Turbo - Bluebell - My daily
1991 Gti 16V - Blaze - crash damaged, will get repaired.
1990 Gti 8Valve SOLD - looks like it's been scrapped
2002 Mini Cooper S - SOLD - i miss this car
1992 TXD - Scrapped in March 2014
1988 CX 25 GTI Turbo2 - SORN
1996 - AX Memphis 1.5D - Dream - SORN

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Post by Defender110 »

My thoughts entirely :wink:
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