Originally Posted by 2011boostdwrx
Also remember Cosworth has the pick of the crop from Suby when it comes to the blocks. Could mine have had some Metallurgy issues, yes possibly just the luck of the draw I guess.
There is no way that
1) Subaru lets someone from Cosworth pick through the blocks as they come out of the factory
2) Cosworth is going to magnaflux or x-ray every block for defects looking for the perfect specimen.
This isn't like picking pumpkins.