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    One of those days.

    Ever have one of those days where things don't work out?

    Totally killed my poor ej257 today. Guessing a ring landing and a blown gasket.


    Time to forge huh?


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    Yeah, I call it a weekday.

    Sorry to hear about that. Hope it works out in the end

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    Hopefully now I can build it stronger than ever before!


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    Turned out I ran a bearing on 1 and 2. Wore the crank down pretty bad.


    New parts

    Forged pistons and rods.
    12mm oil pump
    Acl race bearings
    Arp studs
    99.5 bore
    3rd gen crank out of 2013 sti.
    Aquamist
    Bc coilies
    Gfb quick response bov
    Process west cai
    3 inch catless exhaust with bell mouth down pipe

    Keeping the stock 43 and tuning or around 350hp when run in.


    Should be getting it back in the next week or so.

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