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Ecu tune can blow head gasket?

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Do you guys know if an Ecu tune / Calibration from a shop who dyno tune my car can make my head gasket blow? Or its just wear and tear?

Im asking because a friend of mine used my tune and we went to track then he said that my tune blows his head gasket?
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No one should ever run a tune that wasnt applied to their exact setup.

For a base map, while you very gently drive it to the tuner, sure if every component in the system is the same or damn similar(intake manifold, header, exhaust, literally anything else). But absolutely not all-out at a track. I wouldnt even drive it over 5k on a tune not made for my car.

Your tune was designed to get the most out of your car with your mod configuration.

If homie is salty, it was he who took the risk here.
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