Date: Sat, 23 Dec 2006 05:39:37 GMT From: "Bob (but not THAT Bob)" <nobodynospamere.com> Subject: Re: DI cassette failures
Greg Farris wrote: > > Follow-up on the earlier thread : > How many here have already had this happen? > It is widely rumored that this part fails often, and owners are reminded > to carry a spare, as replacement is simple, and failures are common. > > Yet I have never seen one fail. > I'm assuming the rumors have at least some factual basis, even if they > may be exaggerated, so how many have seen thyese things fail? > > Does anyone know the typical explanation or failure scenario? > > Thanks, > GF Bought 2 red ones this year. On my '95 9000 (190k) it was dead in a parking lot - would not restart. No prior warning. On my wife's '99 9-3 (130k) it started missing badly but was still driveable.