I know you had another thread.
Did you see my thread about my ej257 ? "Got some new stuff for engine R&R" It was on the front page here yesterday. lots of good info there.
Where do you live ?
199,000 May 12 new ej257 short block, Aug 11 installed VF52 turbo, @20.8psi, 280whp, 300ftlbs. CHECK your oil, these cars use it.
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