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    Buying a second hand diverter valve.

    Is there any danger to buying a second hand diverter valve?

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    As in aftermarket? if so, no you will be fine as long as it is described as working, if genuine they are not that dear new..

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    Quote Originally Posted by s3dave View Post
    As in aftermarket? if so, no you will be fine as long as it is described as working, if genuine they are not that dear new..
    yeah, looking at a 007p on ebay. All the internals are serviceable arn't they?

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    yeah you should be fine...

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    I've only ever bought second hand DV's and they've been fine.
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    alright cheers guys

 

 

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