i have owned this for about a year and a half but never posted it here:
registered feb 1997, about 69500 miles. it has a 74hp 1.3 4E-FE engine and a 5 speed manual gearbox
has a few mods, alloys from a corolla G6, JDM rear lights and clear front indicators
here it was before anything was done to it:
Luckily this is only the 1st time its gone.
Im pretty sure it had gone before i bought it and was plugged with headgasket sealer, the coolant was an absolute state and no amount of flushing would fix it. Eventually it started overheating and drinking coolant so i got it sorted out
That’s exactly as mine was. Full of K seal, took ages to flush, the first gasket was damaged during install and lasted a couple of years. Took like 5-6 flushes to get the coolant to actually stay clear again by the time the 2nd head gasket was done.
My coolant is staying ok so far, been a few months. I didnt do the headgasket myself since i would just mess it up, so i took it to the garage and as far as i know it didn’t have any issues going on, fingers crossed it lasts a while