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Ferrari's engine situation is now critical, with Charles Leclerc's engine blowout at Azerbaijan guaranteeing the Scuderia will face grid penalties as the season continues. 

With the Canadian GP just days away, Italy's branch of motorsport.com reports that Ferrari will bring a third power unit to Montreal. However, there is still a possibility that the Scuderia will get their first supercharger component to avoid taking penalties. 

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An engine penalty would be detrimental for Ferrari at this stage of the season, given that they already sit 80 points behind Red Bull in the constructors' standings, showing the ruthlessness and efficiency that has made them F1 World Champions.

Among Ferrari's concerns, per this report, is that the power unit element which failed has not experienced a failure before. Moreover, this part of the engine is not produced by Ferrari but by an external supplier. Regardless, Ferrari will need more time to investigate. 

The Maranello squad's new engine has also proved detrimental for Haas and Alfa Romeo, with Ferrari's customer teams also suffering from poor reliability in the last few rounds. 

Given the frequency of races in the upcoming weeks and months, Ferrari will need to address their issue quickly and must be careful to balance risk versus reward to avoid losing further points. 

Bringing an old supercharger component could prevent Ferrari from taking a grid penalty that would help Red Bull in their efforts to secure another 1-2 finish. Still, if this reported gamble fails, Ferrari will dig themselves an even deeper hole.