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Head Gasket changed >>> if installed incorrectly or wrong model ?

I had the Head gasket changed and then my car was lurching every time it changed gears [automatic] and was burning oil like crazy. NOT a problem before.

then something was done....lurching gone but not totally stalled undrivable since not all cylinders working.

could this problem be caused if the Head gasket not installed incorrectly or wrong part if not Toyota model ?

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Head gasket is not your problem when you had the top end of the engine rebuilt it was 2 strong and blew the bottom end out so meaning the cylinder has 3 rings if they leak or on leaks you get wash out in the cylinder and it will burn the oil. the lurching is OK as long as its not a clunking

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