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whilst looking at my cars "4 times a year" starting problem, I discovered that the dipstick has a brocken lid. does anyone have a spare one ?
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Brand new dipsticks from GSF at £4+VAT. :D Bought mine in March this year.
(Cheaper than the postage from an ebay seller :roll: )
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Thank you that sounds reasonable
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:?
now finally 3.5 years later I will order one from GFS....
same price £4 and on ebay they all cost at least twice the amount.
My Bx's dipstick has finally broken off from its plastic cap.
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sorry I meant GSF
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anyone know if dipsticks are the same on 16Vs?
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They're different - shorter IIRC. And a yellow handle!
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Part # 1172 79 for 1,6 and 1,9 petrol engines,
# 1172 99 for GTI 16S (length 491 mm)
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Did you have to look up the part nos. and length, or did you just know it? :lol:
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mat_fenwick wrote:Did you have to look up the part nos. and length, or did you just know it? :lol:
I must admit that (for obvious reasons) my true knowledge regarding the petrol engine parts is rather thin. :oops: :wink:
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ordered it from GSF, but now I have been told they it has been discontinued :(
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Try ebay. Would imagine most PSA cars of the same era use a similar one.
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10 available (as of now) See this post! :D
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I got one of these for the valver last year. Would appear to fit it ok. No ill affects so far.
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1989 BX GTi 16 valve. Blanc Alpine. Completed the Citroen Classic Challenge Ecosse and 1337 miles without a hitch.
2000 XM VSX 2.1 td Auto. Rouge Magenta.
TGD saloon many years ago.

1990 Swift 'Corniche' 12/2 aka BXClub HQ.
Honda Firestorm. Gone, but not forgotten.
2015 Triumph Tiger Explorer XC.