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Old 03-12-2019, 02:51 PM   #1
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Catastrophic Engine Failure After Recall Work?

Hmm...

"Jalopnik has received a bunch of tips about Scion FR-S and Subaru BRZ engines failing after being taken in for a valve spring recall. Yes, you read that right: The cars aren’t breaking and being recalled as a result, they’re allegedly being fixed under recall and then, as a result, breaking. Here’s what’s going on according to The Drive, whose author actually experienced the issue."

https://jalopnik.com/scion-fr-s-and-...ast-1833220101

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Old 03-12-2019, 03:00 PM   #2
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Link to current thread here...

https://www.ft86club.com/forums/showthread.php?t=133095
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Old 03-12-2019, 03:01 PM   #3
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Too bad there isn't one large thread that combined all the same, rehashed items discussed over and over again.
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Old 03-12-2019, 03:07 PM   #4
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Oh for crying out loud.
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Oh for crying out loud.
Seriously. Those headlights are clearly taped incorrectly.
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Seriously. Those headlights are clearly taped incorrectly.
And NOBODY keeps the stock tongue.
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And NOBODY keeps the stock tongue.
It's because it's a "special" JDM only sticking out tongue..
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And NOBODY keeps the stock tongue.
I bought mine used and it didn't even come with a tongue. I'm trying to bring it back to stock, anyone got a link where I can buy the tongue? Part # or something?
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And NOBODY keeps the stock tongue.
It's cuz it's the wrong shade of red and doesn't match the interior. Stupid Scion
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I wanna know how they got that car to vape like that. I looked through the manual and can't find it anywhere.
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And NOBODY keeps the stock tongue.

First mod. Everyone kept saying "keep the stock tongue, that's the way the engineers designed it." Meh.
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First mod. Everyone kept saying "keep the stock tongue, that's the way the engineers designed it." Meh.
Well what do you know with your bolt on tongue.
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Well what do you know with your bolt on tongue.


It is a top quality tongue, professionally installed. Nothing wrong with it. I just wanted more fungiform papillae. Taste dip before was awful.
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Somebody, somewhere, thinks that looks good and "agressive".
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