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Old 12-31-2015, 09:13 AM
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I recommend pulling the head, and having it tested. the 2.5T motors are fairly durable, but overheating will kill them dead. DO NOT ASK HOW I KNOW!!!

some have pulled the valve cover, and retorqued the bolts IN THE CORRECT SEQUENCE!!! and staved off pulling the head. it's worth a try.
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