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What's inside a Million Mile Engine?

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Ever wonder what makes and engine reliable? Why have manufacturers like Toyota and Honda have really reliable engines while some others don't? how come companies like BMW can make some engines that are really reliable and some engines that don't make it 100,000 miles? in this episode of Bumper 2 Bumper we take a look at what engines, that have proven to be reliable, have in common, why not every modern engine is built that way, and happens when you put the most reliable aspects we can find into 1 engine. Is your engine on our list of reliable motors? You'll have to watch to find out.
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  1. Devin Wallace

    Devin Wallace

    6 tuntia sitten

    "Bulletproof engine", glares at Ford 6.0 diesel in driveway... hah.. after you replace everything

  2. Jason Sutliff

    Jason Sutliff

    12 tuntia sitten

    Out of all the things that did not happen, this did not happen the most.

  3. Chet Peterson

    Chet Peterson

    17 tuntia sitten

    Me anxiously awaiting my shout out to the 7.3l diesel

  4. Tiirshak


    21 tunti sitten

    Well, everybody knows engine oil lubricates, but that's not how it cools by reducing friction, allot of people overlook that it's a very important part in cooling too, since engine oil is in the combustion chamber area, it's in direct contact with the hottest parts of an engine, it cools by transferring heat away from components, and accounts for up to 40 % of heat removal.

  5. Real Verdade

    Real Verdade

    Päivä sitten

    I have a car with 1.5 million 😂 not big problems, old Mercedes 😂

  6. Rickbearcat


    Päivä sitten

    Clickbait. No video or photos of the inside of a million-mile engine.

  7. Adam Kent

    Adam Kent

    Päivä sitten

    I have a 2000 audi a4 1.8T ATW quattro with 424486miles and she still runs great ps I have been giving her hell from 190000miles to the 4 donuts,snow drifting,sometimes 100 miles a hour from lansing to ionia mi and back and still she's perfect just need to change ignition coils and secondary vacuum pump

  8. Callum Evans

    Callum Evans

    Päivä sitten

    This car has done more miles than I have.

  9. Nicholas Gerardi

    Nicholas Gerardi

    2 päivää sitten

    No crap the cummins will outlast a ram, my desk is a better frame then a ram

  10. Nugget_of_life


    2 päivää sitten

    thats 100k not a million

  11. mjnc367


    2 päivää sitten

    Toyota bought back from the owner a Toyota Tundra with a million miles on it, with the original engine & trans. I'd like to see a video about their findings. This was about 2 years ago.

  12. Justin Kraus

    Justin Kraus

    2 päivää sitten

    My OM617 has 905,000 and it still runs like a top.

  13. Kearney Kaktus

    Kearney Kaktus

    2 päivää sitten

    Here, in central Europe, where most people have 15-year old diesels, the cars generally rust away before the engine gives

  14. Jason Bautista

    Jason Bautista

    3 päivää sitten

    They forgot those Isuzu Engines rolling since 70's up to now.

  15. IcantSignIn


    3 päivää sitten

    Well, I don't have one of those "untouched" engines because I like to tinker. I go through my 68 Corolla's engine every 250-300K miles whether it needs it or not. It was 20 years old when I bought it for $300 and ran fine but no idea what the actual miles were. I had never touched a car engine before beyond maintenance. I bought a Haynes manual. Best $12 I ever spent. One day I was out runnin the back roads and the crankshaft pulley bolt broke off, key was lost. Found a guy with a welder nearby and just had him weld the pulley in place. Well dang, can't find another crankshaft but I found a 1200 short block. Basically the exact same engine but 3/16 - 1/8 inch taller deck and stroke. So it's been 1200 instead of 1100 for the last 15 years. Bonus!...putting an 1100 head on a 1200 block puts it closer to 10-1 instead of 9-1 compression. riprip. I've rebuilt the entire car at one time or another, mostly because I'm mean to it...even making one good transmission out of two with different problems. One just wore out, the other had the shaft get bent when a u-joint broke. Broke the case too. Good guts though. Perfect synchros. I make my own cables for it, clutch is cable operated, throttleIt's been a lot of fun. 2 door,1600ish lbs, 75-80 hp, 4 speed, 4:22 rear. It's limited slip but the slip is so limited it acts like a posi. It's even got 2-60 A/C It's due for a little love and paint now.

  16. Tots Anime

    Tots Anime

    3 päivää sitten

    Sr20 det swap James’ ae86

  17. Henk Smit

    Henk Smit

    3 päivää sitten

    !.9tdi easily over 300,000 miles ???? I've had 3x 1.9tdi and if ridden well and with respect they can reach easy a million miles. I have driven 1,2 million km with these 3 cars and never changed a water pump. Never had a real engine problem These 90's engines were / are bulletproof and vastly better than the modern complex junk engines with their gigantic carbon pollution. And easy to repair. With verry cheap cost for the parts (Nederland)

  18. BryceLovesTech


    3 päivää sitten

    That's pretty simple pretty much anything reliable is Honda or Toyota. Anything unreliable is built by FCA Chrysler or BMW

  19. Mitchell


    3 päivää sitten

    whats better letting the engine warm up or driving is right away?

  20. asperger boi

    asperger boi

    3 päivää sitten

    It's just so common to change the cylinder and piston on a 50cc moped so it doesn't matter how much the engine wears lol. Cars be too complicated

  21. Mark Beiser

    Mark Beiser

    3 päivää sitten

    I feel like I've been Rick rolled by a click bait title...

  22. whitlcj1


    3 päivää sitten

    0:36. Not a million. Click bait people

  23. Reuben Stern

    Reuben Stern

    4 päivää sitten

    Diesel acts like a lubricant that's why it's like ice when some twat spills it on the forecourt and it causes massive pileups every time it's spilt on the motorway... oh sorry "Highway"

  24. Masa's Pointlessness.

    Masa's Pointlessness.

    4 päivää sitten

    This is why i preach the virtues of Chevrolet's 4.3 TMI

  25. ricky laflour

    ricky laflour

    4 päivää sitten

    So does the block heater help with cycles

  26. M. B.

    M. B.

    4 päivää sitten

    So when are you going to open up a million mile engine and show us?

  27. Ghost Rider

    Ghost Rider

    4 päivää sitten

    I've got two vehicles that are pretty reliable. 1991 Jeep Cherokee: 4.0L I6: over 378,000 miles. And 1987 Ford F-250: 6.9 IDI V8: almost 700,000 miles. Neither of these vehicles have had engine rebuilds or replacements.

  28. Cory Norell

    Cory Norell

    4 päivää sitten

    Everyone is talking about reliable engines but nobody mentions the 3800. Unbelievable.

  29. Seth


    5 päivää sitten

    throwing a prayer out there for Jeremiahs sister as it sounds like a storm is coming

  30. Agatemaster 199

    Agatemaster 199

    5 päivää sitten

    Fresh oil halve the change interval

  31. ian nathanson

    ian nathanson

    5 päivää sitten

    Fords crown victoria 2 valve 4.6 have been known to get over 300,000 easy without major repair. There are also quit a few with 1 million miles with the original drivetrain.

  32. Connor Meechan

    Connor Meechan

    6 päivää sitten


  33. Kaeden Crump

    Kaeden Crump

    6 päivää sitten

    A video about reliable engines and the 7.3 powerstroke wasn’t even mentioned 🤧

  34. Zubair Alam

    Zubair Alam

    6 päivää sitten

    most probably the best educational video outta donut media... Thnxx a lott again

  35. Martin


    6 päivää sitten

    My 1.8 silver top ford zetec is running super strong after 24 years and 217Mm (that's not much but the commutes are shorter around here), not a single oil leak or rebuild in that time. One timing belt change. Good oil and some care is all it takes.

  36. Aaron S

    Aaron S

    6 päivää sitten

    Carbon build up and bolts and nuts that are probably stretched past the point of return

  37. Greg Stonham

    Greg Stonham

    6 päivää sitten

    Toyota 1HZ would have been another contender.

  38. Johnathan Krausrig

    Johnathan Krausrig

    6 päivää sitten

    You literraly forgot the most important factor for reliablility. Maintainablility. When you keep you engine maintained it will last as long as you can get replacement parts for it.

  39. Martin Lacker

    Martin Lacker

    6 päivää sitten

    Are we gonna ignore the sister stealing my guys truck?

  40. React and Game

    React and Game

    6 päivää sitten

    0:37 are we just gonna ignore that it showed 100,000 miles😂

  41. xBooMz


    6 päivää sitten

    Guess my engine in my Audi a6 will hold a while. its a 2.7 Tdi and it holds like 7-8L of oil, and ofc disel.

  42. Zuperman


    6 päivää sitten

    best way to make a car more reliable is to put a toyota badge on it

  43. Ralph Lazio

    Ralph Lazio

    6 päivää sitten

    1 million mile engines: Older diesel Mercedes Benz motors, Lexus 1ufz series engines LS400/430, Honda motors, Toyota motors, older Chevy and Ford V8s. All great engines.

  44. shonuffisthemaster


    6 päivää sitten

    good video although i have a correction to make, older engines (like early 1900's) sometimes did not have a seperate block and head / head gasket, all the assembly of the valve train was done from the crank case. granted, the design of the valve train was significantly different from modern engines.

  45. Eric Barber

    Eric Barber

    6 päivää sitten

    How on earth do you talk about million mile engines without talking about that volvo that holds the world record for 3 million miles!? Irv gordon’s volvo p1800

  46. dylan carmel

    dylan carmel

    7 päivää sitten

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  47. dylan carmel

    dylan carmel

    7 päivää sitten

    The organic weed fundamentally slip because clutch systematically frighten since a true believe. adhesive, half event

  48. Dedu


    7 päivää sitten

    In Romania we have Dacia Logan with km and still running

  49. patrick morales

    patrick morales

    7 päivää sitten

    Blew my mind when he started talking about engine cycles 🙃 I’m gonna have to stop chillin in my car 👁👄👁

  50. Ninja Man

    Ninja Man

    7 päivää sitten

    Sometimes I feel like leaving my little Corolla idling while I'm at work

  51. Brad Burnham

    Brad Burnham

    8 päivää sitten

    Cycles should be a dashboard display counter that counts everytime your engine runs 5 minutes per start up change my mind

  52. Caleb Harris

    Caleb Harris

    8 päivää sitten

    Before watching bet they're most inline engines

  53. Caleb Hamm

    Caleb Hamm

    8 päivää sitten


  54. Laura Brown

    Laura Brown

    8 päivää sitten

    In Modern Living Rooms Everyone Using "SoundProof Curtains" That Stops Outside Noise by 80% (25 Db) Tested. Check Here:

  55. Aidan Lovick

    Aidan Lovick

    8 päivää sitten

    Why does the thumbnail make Jerry look like he’s 14

  56. Vinez


    8 päivää sitten

    "it's gotta be two pieces.". Freevalve: "Hold my beer"

  57. christbhopper


    8 päivää sitten

    You make some good points but your rapper like hand gestures are ridiculous

  58. Maurice Webb

    Maurice Webb

    8 päivää sitten

    The 2000 Chevy Tahoe

  59. smoothmind32


    9 päivää sitten

    Yanno you should change this title to this video sucks we didn’t actually tear down a million mile engine and that’s why

  60. shawn don

    shawn don

    9 päivää sitten

    Show the 1 million mile engine then u little bastards

  61. Aaron


    9 päivää sitten

    Should I rebuild my 5.2 dodge magnum til it hits 1m lol sure it’ll only take 500 rebuilds

  62. nestoavila


    9 päivää sitten

    LQ4 are pretty reliable

  63. David broadchat

    David broadchat

    9 päivää sitten

    the know that 100,000 isn't a million yea?

  64. Harry Mu

    Harry Mu

    9 päivää sitten

    8:40 bandaids must be sterile. When they are not you can get an infection by trying to cover whatever wound you might have. Manufacturers put them in sealed packages to ensure that there isn't anything growing on it after they have sterilized it and sold it; its a guarantee that you won't get an infection if you put it on. As with all packages, they can begin to develop leaks and much like a food expiry date, that date is when the manuf. is like hey, there might be some nasties in there now, I wouldn't use it.

  65. Mecanix


    9 päivää sitten

    Yooo! I got a GX470 and a medical kit too lol

  66. ユッケ羽乃


    9 päivää sitten




    9 päivää sitten

    I kn this was a good video when he said the 1 mill engin when actually it showed 100k 😂😂😂

  68. not Goldy

    not Goldy

    9 päivää sitten

    I mean my 03 Camry is a quarter of the way there

  69. 7th floor is no more Q

    7th floor is no more Q

    9 päivää sitten

    Wasn't the thumbnail a 7.4 vortec?

  70. Fleet Leader

    Fleet Leader

    9 päivää sitten

    Fn clickbait shit this is how channels did

  71. idk420blazeit


    9 päivää sitten

    0:37 thats 100,000

  72. Master Blaster

    Master Blaster

    10 päivää sitten

    I lost my 2.7 charger to those dumb aluminum heads.

  73. DuckGuide


    10 päivää sitten

    Million miles.....shows 100k lol

  74. BSB333


    10 päivää sitten

    What's inside a million mile engine? The same stuff that is inside all other engines apparently. A better title for this episode may have been something like, "What it takes for an engine to make it to a million miles." A lot of us really want to see what is really inside a million mile engine now.

  75. Jackson pill

    Jackson pill

    10 päivää sitten

    1990 honda prelude si it super reliable its readly at 300000 miles and is just chillin

  76. Agustin Morales

    Agustin Morales

    10 päivää sitten

    Any 90's toyota

  77. Elenor Steuernagel

    Elenor Steuernagel

    10 päivää sitten

    The late wasp cellularly paddle because religion usually smell but a willing piano. scrawny, female fertile coffee

  78. MyOneBlack Friend

    MyOneBlack Friend

    10 päivää sitten

    1M miles is true performance.

  79. itai arbel

    itai arbel

    10 päivää sitten

    what about electric engine?

  80. Cooper


    10 päivää sitten

    In other words; none of anything he said for 12 minutes matters; it’s HOW you drive it and service it. Congratulations; knowledge.

  81. Jose Diaz

    Jose Diaz

    10 päivää sitten

    What about them chevys with a few million miles

  82. YFU ZAE


    10 päivää sitten

    8:41 wow that edit was so clean

  83. Hey It's Drew

    Hey It's Drew

    10 päivää sitten

    my neighbor gets a letter every year from Honda saying that they want to buy his 2006 Accord back because of how well its running and want to know its secrets after all these years with a tear down. how awesome is that.

  84. Jonathan Sawyer

    Jonathan Sawyer

    11 päivää sitten

    4BT CUMMINS!!!!

  85. Nicholas Blount

    Nicholas Blount

    11 päivää sitten

    Did anyone else notice when he said a million miles it popped up 100000 0:36

  86. Liam Owen Athey

    Liam Owen Athey

    11 päivää sitten

    To go a million miles... shows 100,000 on the screen

  87. Dan MacK

    Dan MacK

    11 päivää sitten

    Massive credit to your graphic animation people Oustanding work

  88. Chickens Float

    Chickens Float

    11 päivää sitten

    Somones salty bout his yota pickup

  89. Chickens Float

    Chickens Float

    11 päivää sitten

    The amc i 6 is in everything from jeeps, jeep trucks, the gremin, you name it. Most jeeps had the 258 4.2 and the Chrysler 4.0l was based off it

  90. Dan Boy

    Dan Boy

    11 päivää sitten

    I can’t believe they didn’t mention the jeep 4.0

  91. New Moon

    New Moon

    11 päivää sitten

    I knew someone who used an expired Band Aide once. Needless to say, they are no longer around.

  92. New Moon

    New Moon

    11 päivää sitten

    Never cheap out on oil and always keep it filled fresh. High quality full synthetics.

  93. SilverPlays


    12 päivää sitten


  94. LoveJuice


    12 päivää sitten

    sooo, whats inside te engine?

  95. M9A1 MAN

    M9A1 MAN

    13 päivää sitten

    Toyota engine. End of video lol..

  96. Garrett Scott

    Garrett Scott

    13 päivää sitten

    When I took an automotive class our book said that when you drive your car you should drive it at least 5 to 7 miles each time to have piston blow burn off and not turning into sludge

  97. Jordan Scheurer

    Jordan Scheurer

    13 päivää sitten

    Y'all forgot about the LS. Although normally when they get a lot of miles on them the rest of the vehicles falling apart. Then someone like all of us goes to the junkyard grabs it and within a week and a half it's making a thousand horsepower and nothing making a thousand horsepower is going to make it to a million miles

  98. Ruben


    13 päivää sitten

    "A million miles" 100000😂

  99. Omar El Shazli

    Omar El Shazli

    13 päivää sitten

    Great video, learned a lot.

  100. Rotaryking714


    13 päivää sitten

    Jerry: what makes an engine reliable Statistics: a toyota logo