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2.2 phase two mixup

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#1 logic23


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Posted 15 January 2013 - 12:47 AM

Ok, heres the problem:
We were doing a head gasket job on a 99 legacy with the phase 2 style 2.2 engine. One of my mechanics grabbed the headgaskets for a phase 2 2.5 sohc and installed them. I didnt realize it had happened until after the engine was installed.
I compared the correct gasket to the one we used and the bore on the 2.2 is less than 1/8 different.
My question is," do you think it will function OK?"

#2 johnceggleston


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Posted 15 January 2013 - 10:18 AM

They use them on franken-motors, ej25 blocks with ej22 heads.

#3 ivans imports

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Posted 15 January 2013 - 11:20 AM

itt will work but will have a dead space around the barrel i dont think it will last as long but should work fine

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