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Fake ebay chinese dump valves, assorted shyte which all leak......

Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by badger5, Feb 4, 2013.

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    when shopping for your "upgrade" DV, and browsing ebay for the cheapest DV, consider this>>>>

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    You sure your not testing a scuba regulator by mistake!

    Bubble licous
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    Is this episode 2 of the 'bills war on china' series??
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    lol........ War on shyte which dupes customers = yes

    Buyer Beware Prevails.
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    There is ALWAYS a reason why its cheaper.
    Buy cheap = buy twice
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    if only price were a guarantee of function tho..............
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    That is shockingly bad. I expect mine would be like that if I tested it :( It's a cheep, ****e comedy sized thing that came on a Passat I broke a while ago, but it was all I had at the time. Must get around to getting an OE one for it sometime. Probably do it when I replace the 'that'll get it going for now' TIP. Not looking forward to that, space down there's at a bit of a premium!

    I think for anything non-structural without moving parts, cheep Chinese stuff can be fine, look at the Welly-cooler and things like that, but anything that's design is actually open to interpretation, or more importantly anything that needs decent tolerances and it's bad news 99% of the time.
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