Just fitted the fifth one on my 528 - but this time got a pattern one off
Ebay for a third of the BMW price. Doesn't look as good, but has a year's
warranty. No genuine one has done 3 years up to now, so might be a bit of
a bargain. ;-)
*Two many clicks spoil the browse *
Dave Plowman firstname.lastname@example.org London SW
The one I fitted about 2 years ago was a pattern one from GSF.
About half the price of a genuine one IIRC. Still working well, so if your
experience is anything to go by, it seems they are better value.
The only obvious difference I noticed was in the cooling 'rods'. On the OE
one it replaced they were tapered, whereas on the pattern one they were
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