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Replacement rod bolts are different than what came out of the rods

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Hello everybody, so I'm rebuilding the 2.2 L ecotec in my 2006 Malibu LT...timing chain tensioner broke and screwed up the the head was off I took the pistons out and cleaned them and the rings up from all the carbon build up...while doing some research, from what I understand the rod bolts are Torque To Yield and are pretty much a one time use from what I I ordered new rod bolts....same part number but they are definitely different...I'm wondering if anybody else has ran into this issue before??? I cant seem to find anything out. The one on the right is what came out. The one on the left is the new one from GM.
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