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1997 vw passat glx: the hose connects to my expansion tank…

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the valve where the hose...
the valve where the hose connects to my expansion tank on my 1997 vw passat glx has broken off. how much should it cost to replace the tank....or is this something i can fix myself?
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VW Mechanic: Dan, Technician replied 8 years ago
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You can replace the tank yourself, it is about a hour job and a $100 part so it will cost around $200 total. I would just buy one from a salvage yard for $40 and replace it yourself, let me know if you have questions. Thanks.
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