Originally Posted by xt2005bonbon
you're saying "not inspecting it at all" is a bad assumption or "not getting rid of it" is a bad assumption? Sorry, just making sure I understand your point.
I'm saying, remove it at the first chance you have.
I believe I've read here that they were removed by the factory on later models.
226,000miles 5/2012 ej257 short block, 8/2011 installed VF52 turbo, @20.8psi, 280whp, 300ftlbs. CHECK your oil, these cars use it.
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