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post #52 of (permalink) Old 07-30-2010, 08:33 AM
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Re: GM recall-Lambda's with heated washer systems

Originally Posted by ponchonutty
As an owner, you can always opt out of a recall. My dad did with his Harley Ford F150 years ago. Now on this heater washer mechanism it is just like any other heater element. Simular as those in a heating pad like in heated seats. Change the resistance going to the coil(s) changes the amount of heat they can generate. Do I still have a potential fire risk? Compared to a complete removal of the system; sure.
It's not worth the risk. IMO

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