Colin Wood
Colin Wood Associate Editor
12/3/21 4:39 p.m.

https://www.youtube.com/embed/_V5KCgWlXYI

It might be obvious that this built 2JZ had some sort of head gasket failure, but what specifically caused that gasket to fail?

Just like a detective at a crime scene, an engine builder often has to piece together (well, in this case, disassemble) many clues to discover what went wrong.

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Streetwiseguy
Streetwiseguy MegaDork
12/3/21 5:35 p.m.

So wait just a minute...I've always been under the impression that a 2jz was made of indestructible things, and they all make a thousand horsepower and last for ever and ever without any problems and rev to 9700rpm...

Have I been misled?crying

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