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post #1 of 8 Old 11-21-2006, 02:55 PM Thread Starter
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Forged or not?

My old man has an f350 with a born on date of 12/18/99. Does it have a forged crank and/or connecting rods?
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yes sir... connecting rods

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yes sir... connecting rods

Agreed, forged rods.

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Yep you got forged rods.....all trucks until 8/00 have them i believe, it is a beepbeepbeepbeep shame they stopped. Anyone know if the 6.4 is gonna have PMR or forged?
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anyone know why they stopped the forged parts? obvious answer is to save money, but curious.

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yeah save money, and keep the price of the truck the same. It sux though. And yeah, forged

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Yep you got forged rods.....all trucks until 8/00 have them i believe, it is a beepbeepbeepbeep shame they stopped. Anyone know if the 6.4 is gonna have PMR or forged?
I thought it was 10-15-00 was the last date for forged rods?
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I thought it was 10-15-00 was the last date for forged rods?
I was always told 8/00 I dunno i could be wrong. I found this
http://www.thedieselstop.com/archive...o=&fpart=1.htm
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