Are these part numbers interchangeable, how can I tell?

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Are these part numbers interchangeable, how can I tell?

Post by Pcheaven »

Both are apparently bottom hoses for no air con bx

95640596 - this looks identical
And 96164120 - I believe this is the correct part no for my bx

Are they interchangeable - can anyone assist pls ?
BX Meteor. Sub 20000 miles. Very Original.

ToDo list.

1. ̶G̶e̶t̶ ̶c̶a̶m̶ ̶b̶e̶t̶ ̶e̶t̶c̶ ̶r̶e̶p̶l̶a̶c̶e̶d̶ ̶e̶t̶c̶
Have a GnT
2. G̶e̶t̶ ̶t̶h̶e̶ ̶r̶a̶d̶i̶o̶ ̶t̶o̶ ̶w̶o̶r̶k̶.̶ ̶
Have a GnT
3. Adjust the clutch
Have a GnT
4. Clean LHM tank then a complete flush
Have a GnT
5. Wash, clay bar then ceramic coat paintwork.
Have a GnT
6. Replace rear spheres
Have a GnT
7. Replace bottom hose

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Re: Are these part numbers interchangeable, how can I tell?

Post by white exec »

These are the models that those two part numbers are listed for...
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95640596
95640596
96164120 - 1
96164120 - 1
96164120 - 2
96164120 - 2
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Re: Are these part numbers interchangeable, how can I tell?

Post by Pcheaven »

Very helpful - thanks for checking for me

So not compatible :(.

The search continues for a bottom hose.
BX Meteor. Sub 20000 miles. Very Original.

ToDo list.

1. ̶G̶e̶t̶ ̶c̶a̶m̶ ̶b̶e̶t̶ ̶e̶t̶c̶ ̶r̶e̶p̶l̶a̶c̶e̶d̶ ̶e̶t̶c̶
Have a GnT
2. G̶e̶t̶ ̶t̶h̶e̶ ̶r̶a̶d̶i̶o̶ ̶t̶o̶ ̶w̶o̶r̶k̶.̶ ̶
Have a GnT
3. Adjust the clutch
Have a GnT
4. Clean LHM tank then a complete flush
Have a GnT
5. Wash, clay bar then ceramic coat paintwork.
Have a GnT
6. Replace rear spheres
Have a GnT
7. Replace bottom hose

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Re: Are these part numbers interchangeable, how can I tell?

Post by white exec »

Found a new 96164120 here:
https://www.desnoekfabriek.com/a-592080 ... escription

Fount it by googling "citroen 96164120"
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Re: Are these part numbers interchangeable, how can I tell?

Post by Pcheaven »

Thanks. I have been googling daily

The above link works until you change to English. Then the part can’t be found, or gets removed from shopping cart.
Might suggest no stock, or domestic shipping only. Thanks :(
BX Meteor. Sub 20000 miles. Very Original.

ToDo list.

1. ̶G̶e̶t̶ ̶c̶a̶m̶ ̶b̶e̶t̶ ̶e̶t̶c̶ ̶r̶e̶p̶l̶a̶c̶e̶d̶ ̶e̶t̶c̶
Have a GnT
2. G̶e̶t̶ ̶t̶h̶e̶ ̶r̶a̶d̶i̶o̶ ̶t̶o̶ ̶w̶o̶r̶k̶.̶ ̶
Have a GnT
3. Adjust the clutch
Have a GnT
4. Clean LHM tank then a complete flush
Have a GnT
5. Wash, clay bar then ceramic coat paintwork.
Have a GnT
6. Replace rear spheres
Have a GnT
7. Replace bottom hose

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Re: Are these part numbers interchangeable, how can I tell?

Post by xantia_v6 »

Pcheaven wrote:
Mon May 24, 2021 9:13 pm
Thanks. I have been googling daily

The above link works until you change to English. Then the part can’t be found, or gets removed from shopping cart.
Might suggest no stock, or domestic shipping only. Thanks :(
I think it is more likely that they have not bothered to translate most of the website into 4 languages. I would suggest that you use their contact form and ask them about availability.