Originally Posted by Biggie862005
IIRC only the 99 and 00 model years had the forged rods
WRONG... Some 2001 and some 2002 had forged rods just depends there was a point where they went to PMR's and back to forged then back to PMR's so it depends on the build
Originally Posted by BIGBLUE13
YOU CAN ALSO CHECK THE CASTING NUMBER ON THE BLOCK AND THAT SHOULD TELL YOU BUT I BELIEVE THE LATER MODEL 7.3 HAD THE POWERED METAL RODS IN IT
WRONG... Over on PSN we have proved that this isnt always correct.
the ONLY way to know for sure is to pull the inspection plug and look.
I would say you have PMR's but it don't hurt to look. Good Luck