Well said. I was stupid enough to replace my perfect working original water pump with a s..t bosch pump, which shattered in just 3 month and left me stranded at 11PM with wife onboard.
Originally Posted by dknightd
The problem with PM is you might replace a good working part with one that is defective. I'm a big fan of PM, just keep the old part around until the new one has proven itself to not be defective. More than once I've had to swap back in a marginal old part to replace a new one that has failed.
But before that happened, I was even more stupid to sell the old pump on ebay! So I have to purchase an emergency replacement on a high price and less quality.
Lesson well learnt.
Last edited by TonyJ; 11-04-2012 at 10:56 PM.