Great to hear you have a clue. Post some pictures up if you get time.
We all like to see or watch...
Keep us posted.
Oh yea, the OEM gasket kit has some missing pieces, if you haven't learned yet.
Here try this,
216,000miles 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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